David Scamell

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David Scamell is a program officer for the Open Society Public Health Program’s Sexual Health and Rights Project. He supports civil society to advance the health and rights of those who are marginalized because of their sexual practices, sexual orientation, or gender identity.

Prior to joining the Open Society Foundations, Scamell worked for a number of years on sexual health and human rights policy and advocacy in Australia. He holds a master’s in international human rights law from the University of Essex and a bachelor’s of law and arts in political science and international relations from the University of New South Wales.