Susan Hernandez (2009)
Susan earned her MPA in Health Policy and Management from New York University in 2008. She currently works as a Research Assistant for Dr. Doug Conrad evaluating the success of state and regional payment-reform efforts and patient-centered care innovations, and with Dr. Paul Hebert examining patient-aligned care teams at the Veteran’s Association (VA). Since 2012, Susan has been on the TEDMED Great Challenges panel Addressing Whole Patient Care. In 2013, Susan was an invited participant in a TEDMED Live event held in Washington, D.C. and had an exclusive interview. She is also bilingual in Spanish and English. Susan was formerly a trainee on the Agency for Healthcare Reform and Quality (AHRQ) grant.