Mia Keeys

Mia Keeys is the Director of Health Equity Policy and Advocacy of the American Medical Association. Previously, Mia has been Policy Director of the Congressional Black Caucus Health Braintrust under Rep. Robin Kelly; Kaiser Family Foundation Barbara Jordan Health Policy Scholar; Fellow in the City of Philadelphia Deputy Mayor’s Office for Health and Opportunity; HIV/AIDS researcher in South Africa; U.S. Fulbright Fellow to Indonesia; and a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Health Policy Fellow. The National Minority Quality Forum recognizes Mia as a 40 Under 40 Leader in Minority Health. The National Academy of Medicine features Mia’s children’s book on health equity in their national exhibit, “Visualizing Health Equity” Mia attended Cheyney University, Vanderbilt University, and Meharry Medical College. She is currently a public health doctoral student at The George Washington University. Mia is also a creative non-fiction writer, with training from the University of Oxford. She is originally from Philadelphia, PA.

 

 


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