International Public Health Manager, with over 10 years’ experience living and working on two continents. Passionate about public health and patient engagement. Uses innate ability for creating links and motivating people across levels and cultures to develop opportunities, drive results and solve complex problems. Conversant in French and Spanish.
* Patient Engagement
* Health (HIV, Immunization)
• Writing and Editing
* Budgeting and Administration
* Strategic Planning
* Training and Education
AVAILABILITY: 40+ hours/week
Provide consulting services for national and international startups and nonprofits focused on social impact, healthcare and professional development.
- 6-Figures, Strategic Partnerships Consultant
- UN Women, Communications Consultant
- HITLAB, Healthcare Innovators Technology Summit
- UN Refugee Agency, Writer/Editor
Led complex short- and long-term projects in areas of Governance, Budgeting and Administration, Event Planning, Donor Relations and Program Management. Delivered written, logistical and advisory support to UNAIDS’ governing body and its constituencies, including member states, non-governmental organizations (NGOs) and UNAIDS’ co-sponsoring agencies.
Completed variety of consulting engagements—including research/writing, data analysis and volunteer recruitment—for unit that implemented health and HIV services for 35M+ refugees and internally displaced persons (IDPs) residing in 61 host countries.
Liaised with, provided guidance and program oversight to health institutions in the 100+ developing countries participating in the HiNARI project; wrote fundraising proposals, promotional articles and other technical documents as needed.
Designed and implemented targeted outreach and education programs to increase use of NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene’s (DOHMH) Citywide Immunization Registry (CIR) by 2500+ pediatric providers. Supervised five-member team, administered $600K annual budget and wrote quarterly promotional newsletters. Efforts contributed to increase in number of immunizations reported to Registry by 200,000+ incidents.
Directed special projects and supported daily functioning of team charged with developing work/life balance options. Managed housing office and provided relocation counseling to new staff.
Served as CDC program representative in U.S. Department of Health & Human Services’ Region II (New York, New Jersey, Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands), overseeing community-based outreach, education, partnership development and leader training. Delivered strategic guidance and technical assistance in areas of program development, communications, volunteer recruitment and special event planning.