Anna Riggan, M.S

Social Epidemiologist, Virginia Department of Health

Ms. Riggan serves as a social epidemiologist for the Virginia Department of Health in the Office of Health Equity. She works with the Virginia Primary Care Office and the State Office of Rural Health to complete and update Health Professional Shortage Area (HPSA) designations. She performs state needs assessments using spatial and statistical software, assists sites with National Health Service Corps application processes, and works to implement the new Shortage Designation Management System (SDMS) for the Virginia Primary Care Office. Her background includes work in cancer biology, vector ecology, and epidemiology.