Director, Research and Health Equity, Cherokee Health Systems
Eboni Winford, PhD, MPH, is the Director of Research and Health Equity and a licensed psychologist at Cherokee Health Systems (CHS) in Knoxville, TN. In these roles, she provides direct clinical care to patients, contributes to workforce development in community health centers, and oversees research initiatives including those funded by the HRSA, the TN Department of Health, and the NIH. She also serves as the Clinical Director for CHS’s National Consultation and Training Program, which provides individualized on-site training to other primary care organizations as they seek to integrate their practices. She holds an appointed position on the American Psychological Association’s Ad Hoc Health Equity Committee and serves as the 2nd Vice Chair of NACHC’s Committee on Service Integration for Behavioral Health and HIV.