Field in Focus

The Field in Focus program serves AcademyHealth members through a publication series as well as online education.

Field in Focus Publication Series
Managed by AcademyHealth’s communications team, Field in Focus publications feature a variety of member submissions in the following formats:

  • Blog Post
  • Study Snapshot
  • Issue Brief
  • Featured Finding

Field in Focus publications are promoted via AcademyHealth’s robust communications infrastructure, including the website representing half a million visitors annually, to 4,000 individual members and 200 organizational members, relevant conference attendees, more than 25,000 followers on social media, and mailing lists of more than 20,000.

Successful submitters are also featured in AcademyHealth’s member newsletter Member Update as part of a Member Spotlight section.

Field in Focus Online Education
Managed by AcademyHealth’s membership team, Field in Focus online education provides various virtual learning opportunities for AcademyHealth members including:

  • Coffee & Chat Online Meetings with Funders
  • Meet the Expert Zoom Meetings
  • Interactive Q&A Online sessions
  • Exclusive access to AcademyHealth conference content


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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Christina Tudor

Digital Communications Associate - AcademyHealth

Christina Tudor is the Digital Communications Associate at AcademyHealth. 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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Quincy White

Marketing Associate - AcademyHealth

Quincy White is a Marketing Associate at AcademyHealth, working within the communications team to support mark... 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