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Office of Health Equity
 Advisory Committee 2018-2019  

The Office of Health Equity Advisory Committee advises the Secretary of Health on matters concerning health inequalities and recommend actions which are data-driven, evidence-based, and culturally aware; increase public awareness of the existence of health disparities; and mobilize statewide, community and individuals actions to eliminate health disparities in Pennsylvania.

First NameLast NameOrganization/CompanyPosition
CherylBettigole, MD, MPHPhiladelphia DOHDirector, Div. of Chronic Disease Prevention
MarioBrowne, MPH, CHESUniversity of Pittsburgh | Schools of the Health SciencesDirector, Office of Health Sciences Diversity
LisaDavis, MHAPennsylvania Office of Rural HealthDirector
BrendaShelton Dunston, MPHExecutive DirectorBlack Women's Health Alliance
JonathanEncarnacion, Ph.D.UPMC HealthRegional Director
JenniferEnglerthFamily First Health CorporationExecutive Director
OraliaGarcia Dominic, Ph.D., M.S., M.A.Highmark, Inc.Health Equity & Quality Services
GlennEllisStrategies for Well-Being, LLCOwner
EvelynGonzalez, M.A.Fox Chase Cancer CenterDirector Office of Health Communications & Health Disparities
TiffaniJohnson, MD, MScPolicyLab and Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.Faculty Member, Associate Professor of Pediatrics.
TinaNixonPinnacle HealthVP, Mission Effectiveness
JosephRobinson, Jr.Southcentral Sickle Cell CouncilExecutive Director
AdrianShankerBradley Sullivan LGBT CenterExecutive Director
TrinaThompson DrPH, MPH, BSNCenter for Population HealthExecutive Director
NormanWeinstein, EsquireGalfand Berger Law FirmAttorney