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June 7, 2013
ICH Congratulates Executive Director Dr. Karen Hacker on New Position as Allegheny County Health Director
By Sarah Trieweiler
Please join us in congratulating ICH Executive Director Dr. Karen Hacker on her new position as Director of the Allegheny County Health Department in Pittsburgh, PA. In her new role, Dr. Hacker will be responsible for a dynamic health department overseeing policy development, emergency preparedness, and public health programs serving a population of >1.2M.
As the first Executive Director of ICH, Dr. Hacker has led the organization towards its vision of sustainable community health improvement through community based participatory research and evaluation. We will miss Karen’s energy and leadership at ICH, and we remain committed to achieving this vision in collaboration with our growing number of community and academic colleagues. As we embark on a new era at ICH, we thank you for your continued support and commitment to building sustainable community health, together.