Venice Ng Williams is a mixed-methods prevention researcher at CU Anschutz's Prevention Research Center for Family & Child Health and Adjunct Instructor in Health Systems, Management & Policy at the Colorado School of Public Health. She is defending her PhD in Health Services Research this fall. Her research relates to improving the implementation of Nurse-Family Partnership through cross-sector collaboration and systems integration. Venice has a range of experience in health services research, including conducting health impact assessments to inform child welfare policy, evaluating systems-change interventions with Urban Indian health centers and developing collegiate tobacco control policies.

Venice received her BA in Psychology and Sociology from the University of British Columbia and her MPH from UCLA. She is passionate about working with communities to improve health and excited to serve as Communications Liaison for the PHSR IG this year.

Authored by Venice Ng Williams, Ph.D., M.P.H., CHES

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Reinvigorating Public Health Systems Research in the Wake of the COVID-19 Pandemic

Leaders of the AcademyHealth Public Health Systems Research (PHSR) Interest Group highlight opportunities for PHSR to respond to COVID-19 in the following areas: public health workforce, health equity, financing, structure, and informatics.