Center for asian health equity, university of Chicago
Emily Koebnick, MPA, MPH, is a program manager at Center for Asian Health Equity (CAHE) and Asian Health Coalition (AHC). At CAHE/AHC Emily works primarily on colorectal cancer screening promotion programs, including Cook County Colon Cancer Alliance to Reignite and Enhance Screening Program (CARES) and Accelerating Colorectal Cancer Screening and Follow-Up Through Implementation Science (ACCSIS). Emily also coordinates the University of Chicago Health Equity Project ECHO and is currently working with five rural Illinois health departments and one non-profit to implement FluFIT.
Previously, Emily worked at the American Hospital Association (AHA) Health Research & Education Trust (HRET) were she worked nationally to reduce all-cause inpatient harm among hospitals by 20 percent and readmissions by 12 percent during a two-year period. Emily also worked at a Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC) on Chicago’s south side to improve quality of patient care and provide access to care among the uninsured.
Emily received her Master of Public Administration (MPA) and Master of Public Health (MPH) from the University of Washington in Seattle.
Tuesday, July 9
4:30 PM – 5:30 PM