Hong Chartand: 2014 Multicultural Scholar


“Working in the public health field is very rewarding because you can contribute to improve the population’s health via policy, systems and environmental change strategies.” — Hong Chartand

Hong Chartand is a University of Arizona doctorate student. As a 10-year professional in the field of public health she will use her degree to continue helping improve the health of underserved communities.

Hong’s mother and husband are heart attack survivors, which motivates her to actively engage and volunteer with Go Red For Women.