Senior Director, Infectious Disease & Informatics
Lilly Kan is the Senior Director for Infectious Disease and Informatics and oversees the following four programs within the infectious disease and informatics portfolio: (1) HIV, STI, and viral hepatitis; (2) emerging infectious diseases; (3) immunization; and (4) informatics. Lilly guides and advises on projects within these programs that aim to improve local health departments’ capacities, practices, and services. In addition, Lilly co-leads NACCHO’s responses to large-scale events of public health significance (e.g., Ebola, Zika) and planning for the Public Health Informatics Conference.
Lilly joined NACCHO in September 2007 and served as a program analyst, senior program analyst, director, and acting senior director before assuming her current role in February 2016. Prior to joining NACCHO, Lilly served as a project coordinator in disease prevention and control at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health and a research fellow within the National Institute for Deafness and Other Communication Disorders at the National Institutes of Health. Lilly is also a 2018 Presidential Leadership Scholar.
Lilly received a bachelor’s degree in biology from Macalester College and master’s degree in public health with a concentration in infectious diseases and certificate in vaccine science and policy from the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.
Tuesday, July 9
10:15 AM – 12:15 PM