Kelsey Salazar joined HCIF in 2017 as a Project Manager on the Population Health team. She currently serves on the project team for the Pennsylvania Health Literacy Coalition, manages collaborative opioid surgical stewardship activities, and supports non-profit health systems’ community health needs assessments and implementation planning.
Prior to HCIF, Kelsey previously worked as a research coordinator at the University of Florida’s Institute for Child Health Policy. While there, she conducted external quality review of children’s public health insurance programs and supported research in pediatric type 1 diabetes. She has also served on research projects within the University of Florida’s community-based participatory research program, HealthStreet, and within the Emory Vaccine Center. Kelsey received a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Florida in Spanish and Anthropology, and a Master of Public Health from Emory University in Behavioral Sciences and Health Education.