Welcome to Health Union's Community Team. Our Community Team is made up of a diverse group of employees of Health Union who bring you engaging, accurate information about living with inflammatory bowel disease. The Community Team partners with the Editorial Team to provide clinical content that helps people live better with their condition. Meet your InflammatoryBowelDisease.net team below.
The InflammatoryBowelDisease.net Team
Christine has a background in community partnerships and investments, and spent many years in the nonprofit sector working on programs that improved the lives of our nation's service members, injured veterans, and their families. She is passionate about cultivating connections and communities to improve people’s lives, which guides her work at Health Union. Christine holds a BA in Communication Studies from Mount St. Mary’s University.
Prior to joining the Health Union team, Colleen worked in marketing at an accounting and consulting firm, with prior experience in higher education and publishing. She holds a master’s degree in communications and urban studies from the University of Pennsylvania, and a bachelor’s degree in journalism and Spanish from the University of Pittsburgh. Colleen has a passion for mental health awareness and is on the Board of Directors for NAMI Philadelphia (National Alliance on Mental Illness). She is equally passionate about the connection between mental and physical health, the accessibility of healthcare and its systems, and the power of connected communities.
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