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Raisa Koltun

2009-2011 Cohort

Raisa received her MPH and PharmD degrees from UW-Madison. Through the Wisconsin Population Health Service Fellowship, Raisa split her time between the City of Milwaukee Health Department and Proyecto Salud, a grassroots community development organization. At the City of Milwaukee Health Department, Raisa worked on creating a health department strategic plan for addressing HIV in young black men who have sex with men. She also worked on analysis of data from a study focused on immunization disparity rates in Milwaukee. At Proyecto Salud, Raisa worked on a built environment intervention to increase civic capacity to affect policy change. During her time as a Fellow she served as the co-chair for the Immigration Action Team of the Milwaukee Latino Health Coalition, as well as a member of the Policy Development Committee of the Wisconsin Public Health Association. Preceptors: Sherri Ohly and Barbra Beck