Meena Hasan

Meena is an internal medicine-trained primary care physician who is pursuing a Master of Public Health at the Harvard T.H. Chan School. She has provided medical care at Kaiser Permanente while focusing on improving outpatient care and teaching in the internal medicine residency program. Her interests include prevention, addressing health inequities, and the impact of environmental factors on health. Meena is passionate about finding ways to improve health outside of the traditional clinical setting.

Meena’s project will focus on assisting in the development and enhancement of Creative Minds Academy (CMA), a non-profit organization dedicated to improving the quality of life for aging and disabled adults in rural communities through wellness programs. Meena will evaluate and expand current programs focused on nutrition, develop and implement survey tools to assess program impact, and engage with local community organizations to foster robust partnerships. Additionally, Meena will contribute to efforts in securing funding and planning future initiatives.