Senji Lama, M.P.H.

Biography

Having born and raised in Nepal, Senji grew up cultivating strong interest in addressing social barriers and advancing equitable health outcomes on a local and global scale. In the past five years, she has built her career in a variety of public health roles that involve research, program implementation, knowledge management, health education and community outreach in underserved and diverse communities. Prior to joining the novel interventions in children’s healthcare (NICH) team, she has worked at various organizations such as Partners for a Hunger-Free Oregon, Kaiser Permanente, NYU Langone Medical Center, UNICEF, HealthRight International, and Swedish Medical Center. She is currently involved with disseminating and implementing the NICH program in the Bay Area to further expand nationally.

In her free time, she loves to hike, practice yoga, read, explore food spots, cook and spending quality time with her family and friends.

Education

  • B.A., 2014, Portland State University
  • M.P.H., 2018, New York University
  • Certifications:

    • National Commission for Health Education Credentialing: Certified Health Education Specialist (CHES), 2016

Publications

Publications

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