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May 2009

Master of Public Health

University of Michigan School of Public Health

Work experience

Jun 2009Jun 2010

Administrative Fellow

Detroit Wayne County Health Authority
  • Coordinated projects to integrate services, expand access to care, and increase funding to local health organizations, in collaboration with partners at the local, state, and national level

  • Designed surveys and other evaluation tools to provide funders with information regarding community health events

  • Managed web content and implemented social media projects for the organization

Apr 2009Jun 2009

Research Assistant

University of Michigan School of Public Health
  • Produced literature reviews, preliminary research, and identified metrics for assessing community performance

  • Co-authored an article exploring pay-for-performance at the community level with Dr. Paula Lantz Ph.D., Chair of the University of Michigan School of Public Health Department of Health Management and Policy

May 2008Jul 2008

Consultant Intern

Rajagiri OutReach (formerly CASP)
  • Designed and implemented monitoring and evaluation frameworks for three community-based micro-insurance and micro-lending initiatives
  • Worked in partnership with community and public sector stakeholders to develop strategies for improving these initiatives
  • Established an on-going relationship between the NGO and UM-SPH
  • Prepared documentation for IRB project approval
Jan 2008May 2008

Student Researcher

Seminar on China’s Health System - UM SPH
  • Conducted a literature review of health care and insurance systems in China

  • Interviewed physicians and researchers, and conducted on-site assessments of health centers

  • Presented preliminary findings at the Peking University School of Public Health 


SPSS, MS Office, and Adobe Creative Suite
Survey and Questionnaire Design
Professional Writing
Website Management
Policy Analysis
Project Management
Social Media
Program Development and Evaluation


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Professional references are available upon request.


Certificate of Appreciation for Evaluations of Micro-Insurance and Micro-Finance Projects

Rajagiri College of Social Sciences

Certificate in Global Health

University of Michigan School of Public Health

Community Based Participatory Research

Office of Public Health Practice at the University of Michigan School of Public Health