Madeline Eagan of Boston’s Fenway neighborhood recently joined the MGH Center for Community Health Improvement’s (CCHI) Evaluation team as research assistant. In her new position, Eagan will coordinate the evaluation process for the Youth Program team and share the evaluation responsibilities for the Access to Care programs funded by CCHI.

MGH CCHI NAMES MADELINE EAGAN OF FENWAY AS RESEARCH ASSISTANT TO THE EVALUTION TEAM

05/Nov/2012

Madeline Eagan of Boston’s Fenway neighborhood recently joined the MGH Center for Community Health Improvement’s (CCHI) Evaluation team as research assistant. In her new position, Eagan will coordinate the evaluation process for the Youth Program team and share the evaluation responsibilities for the Access to Care programs funded by CCHI.

Eagan comes to CCHI after graduating in May from Simmons College with a B.A. in Public Health. She was a development intern for Health Care for All and a sociology department research assistant for Simmons College. Her volunteer work for many organizations including Education Sparks earned her a scholarship from the Americorps Student Leaders in Service.

About the Center for Community Health Improvement (CCHI)

CCHI www.massgeneral.org/cchi carries out its work in Chelsea, Revere, and Charlestown, where MGH has maintained healthcare centers for more than 40 years, as well as in Boston among youth, homeless persons and seniors. CCHI has partnered with the communities it serves to assess needs and create more than 35 programs that:

  • Reduce and prevent substance abuse 
  • Tackle the obesity epidemic by increasing access to healthy food and physical activity
  • Increase access to care for vulnerable populations such as immigrants and refugees, seniors, and homeless people
  • Prevent cancers through early detection and screening
  • Generate interest in science and health careers among youth

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