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Lauren Adams

Lauren Adams, M.A.

Director of Communications and Public Relations - AcademyHealth

Lauren Adams, M.A., is director of communications and public relations at AcademyHealth, where she oversees pu... Read Bio

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Paul Armstrong

Research Assistant - AcademyHealth

Paul Armstrong is a Research Assistant at AcademyHealth where he supports a number of initiatives to move know... Read Bio

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Tess Bernhard

Program Coordinator - AcademyHealth

Tess Bernhard is the Program Coordinator in the Office of the President at AcademyHealth. Read Bio


Edward Brown

Manager, Graphic Design and Art Direction - AcademyHealth

Mr. Brown is Manager, Graphic Design and Art Direction at AcademyHealth, with more than 16 years experience in... Read Bio

Brian Cardillo

Brian Cardillo, M.A.

Senior Marketing Manager - AcademyHealth

Brian Cardillo is the senior marketing manager at AcademyHealth, where he develops and oversees all marketing ... Read Bio

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Richard Carson

Manager - AcademyHealth

Richard Carson is Manager, Member Engagement and primarily oversees the daily operations and development of Ac... Read Bio

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Gennice T. Carter

Director, Meeting Operations - AcademyHealth

Gennice Carter joined AcademyHealth in January 2000 and is the Director, Meeting Operations, and has more than... Read Bio


Megan Collado, M.P.H.

Director - AcademyHealth

Megan Collado is a director at AcademyHealth, where she manages a number of Robert Wood Johnson Foundation gra... Read Bio


Elizabeth Cope, Ph.D., M.P.H.

Senior Director, Public and Population Health - AcademyHealth

Elizabeth Cope is Senior Director of Public and Population Health at AcademyHealth, bringing experience in the... Read Bio

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Joe Dudenhoeffer

Research Assistant - AcademyHealth

Joe Dudenhoeffer is a Research Assistant at AcademyHealth, where he supports the Paradigm Project. Read Bio


Maura Dugan

Research Assistant

Maura Dugan joined AcademyHealth in September 2019 as a Research Assistant supporting a number of The Robert W... Read Bio


Rachel Dungan, M.S.S.P.

Director - AcademyHealth

Rachel Dungan works at the intersection of sectors and stakeholder groups – supporting the advancement of heal... Read Bio


Margo Edmunds, Ph.D.

Vice President, Evidence Generation and Translation - AcademyHealth

As Vice President for Evidence Generation and Translation, Dr. Margo Edmunds leads AcademyHealth's portfolios ... Read Bio

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Deborah L. Edwards, M.A.

Vice President of Operations and CFO - AcademyHealth

Ms. Edwards joined AcademyHealth (previously Alpha Center) in May 1997. She is responsible for directing the f... Read Bio

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Sandy Fried, M.A.

Conferences Manager - AcademyHealth

Sandy Fried, M.A., Conferences Manager, joined AcademyHealth in October 2015. Read Bio

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Lauren Gerlach, M.P.P.

Director - AcademyHealth

Lauren Gerlach is a director at AcademyHealth, where she seeks to strengthen ties between the health services ... Read Bio


Priya Govil

Research Assistant

Priya Govil is a Research Assistant at AcademyHealth who supports a variety of Patient-Centered Outcomes Resea... Read Bio


Stacy L. Halbert

Director of Information Technology

Stacy Halbert is the Director of Information Technology at AcademyHealth. He is the lead engineer, developer, ... Read Bio

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Amy Hammer, M.A., M.P.A.

Senior Director - AcademyHealth

Amy Hammer joined AcademyHealth in February 2013 and is a Senior Director. She is responsible for the manageme... Read Bio

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Angel Han, M.P.H.

Research Associate - AcademyHealth

Angel Han is a Research Associate at AcademyHealth on the Health Services Research Projects (HSRProj) team. Read Bio


Tracie Howard, CMP

Meetings Manager - AcademyHealth

Tracie Howard joined AcademyHealth in September 1999. As a Meetings Manager in the Educational Conferences and... Read Bio


David Hutcherson

Help Desk Technician - AcademyHealth

David Hutcherson is the Help Desk Technician at AcademyHealth supporting all users and equipment. Read Bio

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Tiffine Hutchins

Membership Associate - AcademyHealth

Tiffine Hutchins joined AcademyHealth in March 2009 as a coordinator for the membership department. Read Bio

Tamara Infante

Tamara Infante

Conferences Manager - AcademyHealth

Tamara Infante joined AcademyHealth in January 2016 and is a Conferences Manager on the conference team. Read Bio

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Allison Isaacson, M.P.H.

Research Associate - AcademyHealth

Allison Isaacson is a Research Associate at AcademyHealth supporting a number of Patient-Centered Outcomes Res... Read Bio


Laura Keys

Office Assistant - AcademyHealth

Laura M. Keys is the Office Assistant at AcademyHealth and the welcoming face into the AcademyHealth office. H... Read Bio


Marya Khan, M.P.H.

Senior Manager - AcademyHealth

Marya Khan is a Senior Manager at AcademyHealth. She is responsible for managing projects under grants from th... Read Bio

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Tamika King, M.B.A., P.M.P.

Senior Manager, Grants and Contracts - AcademyHealth

Originally from Chicago, Illinois Tamika began her career in Grants and Contracts at the Rehabilitation Instit... Read Bio

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Zenneia McLendon

Digital Strategy Manager - AcademyHealth

Zenneia McLendon is the Digital Strategy Manager at AcademyHealth operating within the communications departme... Read Bio


Sandy McNeil

Director - AcademyHealth

Sandy McNeil joined AcademyHealth in November 2010. As a director in the conferences department, Ms. McNeil is... Read Bio

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Teasha Pelham, M.S.

Human Resources Director

Teasha Pelham joined AcademyHealth in August 2006 and is the Human Resources Director. With over nine years of... Read Bio


Treva Pierre

Senior Office Operations Manager - AcademyHealth

Treva Pierre joined AcademyHealth in February 2002. She has more than five years of administrative experience. Read Bio

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Kristin Rosengren

Vice President and Co-Director - AcademyHealth

Kristin Rosengren is Vice President, Strategic Communications, and co-director of the AcademyHealth Translatio... Read Bio

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Committee Member, Staff

Raj Sabharwal, M.P.H.

Director - AcademyHealth

Mr. Sabharwal is the Director of Strategic Alliances at AcademyHealth, where he works on projects that support... Read Bio


Nisha Shah Kanani, M.P.H.

Senior Associate - AcademyHealth

Ms. Shah is responsible for the outreach, maintenance, and marketing of HSRProj, a database funded by the Nati... Read Bio

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Logan Sheets

Research Assistant - AcademyHealth

Logan Sheets joined AcademyHealth in June 2019 as a Research Assistant supporting the State Health Policy and ... Read Bio

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Board Member, Committee Member, Staff

Lisa Simpson, MB, BCh, M.P.H., FAAP

President and CEO - AcademyHealth

Dr. Simpson has been the President and Chief Executive Officer of AcademyHealth since 2011. A nationally recog... Read Bio


Sofia Toso

Intern - AcademyHealth

Sofia Toso is an intern for the State Team at AcademyHealth where she supports the Medicaid 1115 Waiver Learni... Read Bio

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Quincy White

Marketing Coordinator - AcademyHealth

Quincy White is a Marketing Coordinator at AcademyHealth, working within the communications team to support ma... Read Bio