ICH is excited to announce two new board members from the Cambridge Health Alliance (CHA):
Paul Geltman, MD, MPH is a CHA pediatrician, talented researcher, and refugee advocate. Dr. Geltman has over 20 years of experience as a researcher and epidemiologist, with experience in child and adult mental health, infectious disease, public health, oral health, health literacy and refugee and immigrant health. Dr. Geltman has partnered with ICH on various projects and brings a strong understanding of participatory research principles to this collaboration.
Deborah Klein Walker, Ed.D. is a CHA trustee, former President of the American Public Health Association, and public health leader in Massachusetts. She is currently the Vice President, Senior Fellow, Principal Associate/Scientist, Public Health and Epidemiology Practice Lead, U.S. at Abt Associates. With over 40 years of experience, Dr. Walker has won numerous awards, developed and implemented public health programs, and conducted research, evaluation, and policy analysis on an extensive range of issues, including child and family health, health promotion, data systems, and at-risk populations.