Assistant Director of Programs
IANPHI U.S. Secretariat, Global Health Institute
Katy Seib joined IANPHI in 2016 as the Assistant Director of Programs. She has worked at Emory University since 2010 serving as manager of research projects in Emory University’s School of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases and Emory University’s Rollins School of Public Health, Department of Global Health where she has managed and implemented research projects and technical work in collaboration with the CDC, the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, the Association of Immunization Managers, the International Association of Immunization Managers, the Global Polio Eradication Initiative, WHO, UNICEF, the Task Force for Global Health and multiple partners at universities and state health departments. She has also served as special assistant to the Chair of the U.S. National Vaccine Advisory Committee.
Her research, policy and technical experience spans vaccine effectiveness and uptake, health and risk communications, emergency preparedness, and reducing global health disparities through improved infrastructures, disease elimination programs and the intersection of those efforts – particularly related to vaccine preventable diseases. Prior to her work at Emory she was a freelance medical and technical writer for United Healthcare, Kaiser Permanente and other clients. She earned a Master of Science in Public Health in Epidemiology from Emory’s Rollins School of Public Health and a Bachelor’s degree in English and Physics from Hollins University.