MARIAH BANKS, MPH CANDIDATE

Focus: Community Health, Communications, and Health Equity; Current MPH student at BUSPH in Community Assessment, Program Design, Implementation, and Evaluation (CAPDIE) and Health Communication & Promotion certificates.

Previous/Other Current Work: I currently support immigrant and refugee populations in Boston as the Social Media & Communications Specialist and Patient Advisory Council Coordinator at Boston Medical Center’s Immigrant & Refugee Health Center. I previously worked as a communications specialist for the nonprofit Nature and Culture International, promoting environmental and community health in Mexico and South America.

Activities of Choice: Hiking; Gardening; Cooking; Traveling; Spending Time with Friends and Family

Fun Fact: I absolutely love animals! Probably because I grew up in a household with 10+ pets…

Work Email: mariah.banks@bmc.org