Karen Davis, MA - Bio Sketch
Karen Davis is a rural health policy specialist for the Rural Health Information Hub (RHIhub) at the Center for Rural Health at the University of North Dakota (UND) School of Medicine & Health Sciences in Grand Forks.
Karen provides information for clients who contact RHIhub and helps them find resources needed to support rural health projects. She collects, develops, and maintains information and research content for the RHIhub website.
Prior to joining the CRH, she worked at the UND TRIO Programs, the National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization, and the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry.
Karen has a master's degree from the George Washington University and a bachelor's degree in political science from Susquehanna University in Selinsgrove, Pennsylvania. She is originally from Sewell, New Jersey.
Established in 1980, the CRH is one of the nation’s most experienced rural health organizations. It has developed a full complement of programs to assist researchers, educators, policymakers, healthcare providers, and most important, rural residents to address changing rural environments by identifying and researching rural health issues, analyzing health policy, strengthening local capabilities, developing community-based alternatives, and advocating for rural concerns.