Program Specialist, Social Drivers of Health, NACHC
Sarah Halpin, MPH is the Program Specialist, Social Drivers of Health for the National Association of Community Health Centers (NACHC), focusing on social determinants of health and health equity projects. In this role, Sarah supports health centers in developing strategies to assess and address social needs alongside community partners, and she works to identify and elevate health centers working upstream to inform innovation and system transformation efforts. Passionate about the intersection of health and social justice, Sarah has previously conducted research on access to care, health literacy and food insecurity in historically marginalized and underserved communities in the U.S. and abroad. Sarah has a BA in Anthropology & Bioethics and an MPH with a concentration in Health Policy, Law & Ethics from the University of Virginia.