These projects illustrate my interdisciplinary training, my creative approach, and my ability to harness complicated data into a clear project

My Work

Ekphrastic Workshop Witness, Transcribe, Surrender.pdf

Ekphrastic Poetry Workshop for TigerStrikesAsteroid Gallery

Lesson plan for an ekphrastic poetry workshop conducted in January 2023 using principles of alt-text as poetry


Poetics of Public Health

An op-ed detailing the importance of metaphor in public health research 

Playbook Leenay.pdf

Improving Care Coordination after Cardiovascular Surgery

This playbook outlines the user research and design process related to improving aftercare for patients with a rare genetic disease who undergo open-heart surgery 

Cost-containment tools for health care providers

Market study of cost-containment tools in the health tech space and key considerations for investment strategies

Food Policy Leenay.docx

Health and Food Policy

Proposed policy and legal analysis of a BOGO ban on high fat and sugar foods to create a healthier retail environment 

Contributing Writer


Brandathon 2017

AMA Rent Seeking JHPPL.pdf

Article in Journal of Health Politics, Policy, and Law

Community Involvement

One-on-one mentor with recent grad to help her explore career possibilities, develop coveted skills, and build her network.

Friends of Queens Library–Ridgewood

Building community in my neighborhood through books and event planning.