K. Gallagher
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Location: Cleveland, OH, United States
School: Case Western Reserve University
Major: MPH/ MSSA

K. Gallagher

Kelly Gallagher

EDUCATION

Case Western Reserve University Anticipated Date; May 2019
Masters of Public Health (MPH)
Master of Science in Social Administration (MSASS)

Allegheny College May 2013
Bachelor of Arts in Psychology
Minors: Writing / Communication Arts

WORK EXPERIENCE

September 2016- Present
Social Work Student Intern, Centers for Dialysis Care, Cleveland, OH. Perform monthly and other necessary assessments with patients and work as an advocate to help connect clients with resources. Supervisor: Cherryl Huff-Cavanough, Social Worker.

September 2014- June 2016
Health Sciences Honors Program Coordinator, Saint Joseph Academy, Cleveland, OH. Started new program to organize clinical and service experiences for 51 students in health sciences careers. Supervisor, Jeff Sutliff, Principal.

Student Wellness Co-Coordinator, Saint Joseph Academy, Cleveland, OH. Planned and implemented new wellness curriculum required for all 710 students with a focus on physical, spiritual, and whole student wellness promotion.

RESEARCH AND VOLUNTEER EXPERIENCE

January 2017 - Present
Advocate, Health Leads, University Hospitals, Cleveland, OH. Work with patients to connect them with resources to help bridge the gap in healthcare access and care. 5 hours weekly.

March 2015- April 2016
Volunteer Research Assistant, The Emily Program, Cleveland, OH. Duties: Data input and analysis using SPSS, research orientations for new clients, follow up calls, literature reviews for clinicians. Supervisors: Caitlyn Martin- Wagar and Kelly Bhatnagar, Ph.D ------------. 8 hours weekly.

September 2012-April 2013
Senior Composition Project, Allegheny College, Meadville, PA. The Response of College Athletes to Specific Sports Advertisements. Yearlong self-generated research project. Post full statistical analysis concluded near – even reaction to the product promotion by celebrity athletes as compared to non-professional athletes. Professor supervisor: Lauren Paulson, Ph.D.

October 2013- May 2014
Volunteer Assistant Cross-Country / Track Coach, Gulf Coast High School, Naples, FL. Led supplemental workouts, helped with team discussion about balancing responsibilities and competing in a sport. Supervisor: Paul Barlow, Head Coach ------------. 10 hours weekly.

CONFERENCE PRESENTATIONS

National Coalition for Girls, Educating Girls Symposium April 2016
The Maderia School, McLean, Virginia
Whole Student Wellness to Promote Lifelong Self-Care. The mission of the program is to promote health and wellness through education and initiatives that encourage positive lifelong habits so our students feel empowered to follow their own path of wellness past high school into college and the real world.

41st Western Pennsylvania Undergraduate Psychology Conference April 2013
Meadville, PA
The Response of College Athletes to Specific Sports Advertisements. Yearlong self-generated research project. Post full statistical analysis concluded near – even reaction to the product promotion by celebrity athletes as compared to non-professional athletes

HONORS AND AWARDS

Student Public Health Assembly Outreach Chair, Case Western Reserve University 2016-2017
Dean’s List- Alden Scholar 2010-2013
All- Region Athlete, Cross-Country 2011-2013
Trustee Scholarship 2009-2013
Academic All-American, Cross- Country 2010-2013

REFERENCES

Cherryl Huff- Cavanough, Social Worker, Centers for Dialysis Care, Cleveland, OH
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Dr. Laura Paulson, Professor of Psychology, Allegheny College, Meadville, PA
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Jeff Sutliff, Principal, Saint Joseph Academy, Cleveland, OH. ------------
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public health, social work, internship, graduate student