As a Nutrition Educator at the Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank, Maddie works with individuals and families facing food insecurity. In her blog, she discusses some tips for how to make healthier food choices, save money, and enjoy cooking.
Tenneh Turner-Warner is a Disease Surveillance Specialist at the Allegheny County Health Department. In her blog, she discusses the importance of educating the public about Lyme Disease as well as one community event, SciTech Days, that has been successful in teaching middle and high school students about Lyme Disease.
Gabbie Nortey is serving as a Patient Benefits Advocate at East Liberty Family Health Care Center. In her blog, she discusses the challenges her patients face in accessing health care, and the importance of getting to know her patient population to better understand and address barriers to care.
Liz Gore is serving as a Nutrition Educator at the Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank. In her blog, she discusses National Nutrition Month and the importance of enjoying food and the social experiences of eating.
Stephanie DeLong is a Nutrition Educator at the Squirrel Hill Food Pantry. In her blog, she discusses eating disorders and the National Eating Disorder Association's work to raise awareness through National Eating Disorder Awareness Week.
Bo Lebow is serving her National Health Corps term as the Patient Support Specialist at the Squirrel Hill Health Center. Her blog explains Children's Dental Health Month and emphasizes the importance of dental hygiene from an early age.
Mike Benton serves as the Patient Navigator for the Mobile Medical Unit at Pittsburgh Mercy Family Health Center. In his blog, he sheds light on the prevalence of Coronary Heart Disease (CHD) in the United States and why it matters.
Kate Branagan serves at Pittsburgh Mercy’s Operation Safety Net as a Services and Engagement Coordinator. In her first two months, she has learned how to apply the psychologist Abraham Maslow's Hierarchy of Needs concept to her work with the homeless population.