Laura Bloom is a program assistant for International Programs. She joined PRB in 2017. Bloom works with the Interagency Gender Working Group, the Gender-Based Violence Task Force, and the PACE Project, and she backstops several fellowship programs at PRB. She has a background in health and sciences, with a bachelor of science degree from Colorado Mesa University. While nascent in her international career, Bloom is eager to learn more and is excited to grow at PRB. She intends to take the knowledge of policy development and international health that she gains from her time at PRB and apply it in her future work as a physician, working internationally.