Food Systems for Health

Alyssa Auvinen

Bloomberg Fellow

Alyssa is the project manager for Multnomah County Health Department's Addressing Conditions to Improve Population Health grant. She is responsible for coordinating partnerships, sustainability and evaluation planning, and managing culturally responsive food and nutrition initiatives that impact people on Medicaid. Alyssa has experience working with health care, anti-hunger, agriculture, and academic partners to develop food security solutions.

Multnomah County Health Department (MCHD) is the largest safety net provider and public health department in Oregon. MCHD's Public Health Division has a long history of promoting health equity through community-based participatory approaches, multisector partnerships, and policy, systems, and environmental change strategies.

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