Emily is the community relations manager for the online MHA program (MHA@GW) and the online master of public health (MPH@GW) offered through the Milken Institute School of Public Health at The George Washington University. She is passionate about all things health, from administrative and clinical topics to fitness and nutrition. In her free time, she enjoys powerlifting, cooking and exploring D.C. Follow her on Google+.


TEDMED #GreatChallenges: Rethinking the Healthcare Workforce

For years, various government agencies, healthcare advisors and nonprofit entities have been warning us about gaps in the healthcare workforce. Many healthcare systems are responding to the changing workforce landscape …

Student Spotlight: Antonesia “Toni” Wiley

Antonesia Wiley, also known as “Toni,” currently works as a regulatory compliance manager at an international humanitarian organization. Wiley decided to earn a degree from MHA@GW because she wanted to …

The Future of U.S. Health Care Spending: Understanding the Slowdown

Debate related to health care spending tends to focus on high growth rates relative to GDP; however, the recent slowdown in health care spending has led many to wonder if …

Student Spotlight: Edgard Gomez

MHA@GW students come from a wide range of professional backgrounds, but they are all united by a desire to gain the leadership skills needed to improve health care systems …

State of Emergency: Overcrowding in the ER [Infographic]

Whether you’re suffering from a broken bone or a life-threatening illness, a trip to the emergency room is always a scary prospect. But what happens when an ER is faced …

Student Spotlight: Kelly Baker

Kelly Baker wanted to pursue an MHA, but she wasn’t sure if she could fit graduate school into her busy schedule. Between her job as an account executive at …