Expert Participants

Hilary Marston

Dr. Marston was a panelist for the Forum’s discussions on The Coronavirus Outbreak. Hilary Marston, MD, MPH is a Medical Officer and Policy Advisor for Global Health focusing on emerging infectious disease preparedness and response. In this role, she coordinates the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases’ response to outbreaks including Zika in the Read More…

Jenifer McKim

Jenifer McKim is a senior investigative reporter at the New England Center for Investigative Reporting at WGBH News and a journalism professor at Boston University’s College of Communication. She is a multimedia reporter who covers social issues including child welfare, criminal justice and sex trafficking. She is a Pulitzer finalist who has won multiple other national awards Read More…

Winnie Chi-Man Yip

Dr. Yip was a panelist for the Forum’s discussions on The Coronavirus Outbreak. Dr. Winnie Yip is Professor of the Practice of Global Health Policy and Economics in the Department of Global Health and Population at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health and also Director of the school wide China Health Partnership. Dr. Yip Read More…

James O’Connell

Dr. O’Connell graduated summa cum laude from the University of Notre Dame in 1970 and received his master’s degree in theology from Cambridge University in 1972. After graduating from Harvard Medical School in 1982, he completed a residency in Internal Medicine at Massachusetts General Hospital. In 1985, Dr. O’Connell began fulltime clinical work with homeless Read More…

Margot Kushel

Margot Kushel, MD is a Professor of Medicine in the Division of General Internal Medicine at Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital and Trauma Center and the Director of the UCSF Center for Vulnerable Populations. Margot’s research focuses on reducing the burden of homelessness on health through examining efforts to prevent and end homelessness and mitigating Read More…

Rosanne Haggerty

Rosanne Haggerty is the President and Chief Executive Officer of Community Solutions. She is an internationally recognized leader in developing innovative strategies to end homelessness and strengthen communities. Community Solutions assists communities throughout the US and internationally in solving the complex housing problems facing their most vulnerable residents. Their large scale change initiatives include the Read More…

Amanda Andere

Amanda Andere has spent over fifteen years working in the nonprofit and public sector as a leader committed to racial equity, social justice, and housing affordability through advocacy for systemic change. Prior to joining Funders Together to End Homelessness as their CEO, she served as the CEO of Wider Opportunities for Women, a national advocacy Read More…

Karen Hacker

Dr.Hacker was a panelist for the Forum’s discussion on The Vaping Debate. Dr. Karen Hacker, MD, MPH, is the Director of CDC’s National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion (NCCDPHP), a position she assumed in August 2019. NCCDPHP has an annual budget of about $1.2 billion and more than 1,000 staff members dedicated Read More…

Joseph Allen

Dr. Allen was a panelist for the Forum’s discussions on The Vaping Debate. Dr. Joseph G. Allen is an assistant professor at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. He began his career conducting forensic health investigations of sick buildings in several hundred buildings across a diverse range of industries, including healthcare, biotechnology, education, Read More…