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

Assistant Professor - University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus

Venice Ng Williams is an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at the Prevention Research Center for Family & Child Health at University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus. Read Bio

Vice Chair
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Frances Lynch, Ph.D., M.P.H.

Senior Investigator - Center for Health Research at Kaiser Permanente

Dr. Frances Lynch is a health economist and services researcher whose work focuses on vulnerable children and families, including children with mental health conditions and children in foster care. Read Bio

Past Chair
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Gregory Stevens, Ph.D., M.H.S.

Professor - California State University Los Angeles

Gregory Stevens, Ph.D, M.H.S., is a Professor of Public Health at California State University Los Angeles. He is a health policy researcher, writer, teacher, and advocate. He holds an M.H.S. and Ph.D. from the Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health. He is an author of the book Vulnerable Populations in the United States and serves as a co-Editor of a health care policy blog at the journal Medical Care. Read Bio

Dr. Xu Ji
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Xu Ji, Ph.D., M.S.P.H.

Assistant Professor - Emory University

Dr. Xu Ji is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Pediatrics at Emory University School of Medicine in Atlanta, Georgia. Dr. Ji's research focuses on leveraging quantitative research skills (big data analysis, administrative data, data linkage, statistical modeling) and theoretical grounding in health services research into pediatric cancer care and cancer survivorship Read Bio

Communications Liaison
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Sophie Hurewitz

Student - Duke University

Sophie Hurewitz is a fourth-year undergraduate student at Duke University studying Neuroscience, Global Health... Read Bio


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Kelly Coates, Ph.D.

Adjunct Assistant Professor - PSU - OHSU School of Public Health

Dr. Coates recently received her Ph.D. in 2021 from the OHSU-PSU School of Public Health. She currently works for CareOregon, as a QI Program Administrator, and at Portland State University. Read Bio

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Olivia Lindly, Ph.D., M.P.H.

Assistant Professor - Northern Arizona University

Dr. Olivia Lindly is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Health Sciences at Northern Arizona University. Read Bio

Erin Mobley
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Erin M. Mobley, Ph.D., M.P.H.

Assistant Professor - University of Florida

Erin M. Mobley, Ph.D., M.P.H. is an Assistant Professor in the Division of General Surgery and Surgical Oncolo... Read Bio

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Christian Pulcini, M.D., M.Ed., M.P.H.

Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine & Pediatrics - University of Vermont

Christian D. Pulcini, MD, MEd, MPH is a pediatric emergency medicine attending and clinician scientist at the University of Vermont Medical Center and Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine and Pediatrics at the University of Vermont. Read Bio

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Shu-Fang Shih, Ph.D., M.Sc., M.B.A.

Assistant Professor - Virginia Commonwealth University

Dr. Shih is an Assistant Professor of Health Administration at the Virginia Commonwealth University and a health services and behavioral science researcher. Read Bio

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Donna Woods, Ed.M., Ph.D.

Professor - Northwestern University

Dr. Donna woods is a Professor of pediatrics at the Feinberg School of Medicine at Northwestern University. Read Bio

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Chu Zhuang, M.H.S.

Graduate Research Assistant - University of Maryland

Chu Zhang is a Ph.D. student in Health Services Research at University of Maryland, College Park. Read Bio