Create and implement policies aligned with the Ohio GDL curriculum.
Provide child passenger safety toolkits to local touchpoints for parents.
Implement mandatory education for teens according to Ohio GDL.
Promoted available resources and connected individuals with services.
Led planning and achievement of goals and objectives consistent with agency mission and philosophy.
Organized company files and created support system to decrease workload and increase productivity of account managers.
Answered incoming telephone calls, took down messages and provided information.
04/2018 - 08/2018HIV Test Counselor | AIDS Healthcare Foundation - Columbus, OH
Administer HIV antibody test.
Provide pre-test and post-test counseling.
Make linkage to care referrals for clients.
Plan and promote community outreach Quality and Evaluation Team, Equitas Health.
Performed HIV tests and interpreted test results, recording and maintaining all test results in [Software] and [Software].
Conducted scientific-based prevention education sessions with HIV positive individuals through workshops and social marketing activities.
Collaborated with case managers to assist clients in identifying resources, including mental health treatment, substance abuse programs, domestic violence services and housing assistance.
Distributed condoms to promote use for HIV-infected persons and persons at highest risk of acquiring HIV.
Collected demographic information to accurately complete CDC HIV report forms.
Educated clients about living with HIV, preventing further transmission, benefits and challenges of HIV care and treatment and access to resources.
Educated patients, families and caregivers on diagnosis and prognosis, treatment options, disease process and management and lifestyle options.
01/2018 - 04/2018Quality and Evaluation Intern | Equitas Health - Columbus, Ohio
Interpret data, analyze statistics, synthesize and summarize information from scientific literature.
Monitor the progress of assigned project objectives toward short and long-term goals.
Analyze outcome data for health disparities according to markers of risk or vulnerability.
Vasiloff J., & Braun, R.
Racial Health Disparity of HIV in Ohio, 2010-2014.
Poster Presentation at the Ohio Public Health Association Combined Conference; May 2016; Columbus, OH.
Assessing Behaviors and Knowledge of Preventative Breast Cancer Screening Techniques among Somali Women.
Poster Presentation at the 12th annual Health Disparities Conference; March 2019; New Orleans, LA.
Swidarski, Katherine, Dake, Joe.
Safe Routes to School Evaluation Plan: Analyzing Barriers to Active Commuting to School in Urban Settings.
Oral Presentation at the Ohio Public Health Association Ohio Combined Conference; May 2019; Columbus, OH.
Diagnosed issues and implemented treatment plans to resolve problems or help manage symptoms.
Conferred with specialists to obtain expertise on patient conditions and referred individuals in need of additional care.
Evaluated patient histories, complaints and current symptoms to understand conditions and begin diagnostic processes.
Thoroughly examined patients and elicited medical history data to use in assessing health and identifying conditions.
Discussed potential conditions, treatment plans and healthy lifestyle choice recommendations with patients.
04/2018Otterbein University, Westerville, OHB.A: Public Health Education And Promotion
University of ToledoMaster of Public Health: Minority Health and Health Disparities | Sexual Health and Wellness| AdvocacyBroad experience in minority health and health disparities, sexual health and wellness, HIV/AIDS, and health advocacy.
Member, Society for Public Health Education (SOPHE) 2019-Present
Member, Ohio Public Health Association (OPHA) 2019-Present
Member, American Public Health Association (APHA) 2018-Present
Student Liaison, Ohio Society for Public Health Education (OSOPHE) 2015-Present