Chris is responsible for the daily business and administrative activities of the Duke Global Health Institute. In this capacity she works with the Director and Deputy Director to develop and implement DGHI's strategic plans. Chris provides administrative direction and coordination in the formulation, interpretation and administration of current and long-range policies, procedures, and programs of the Institute. She ensures all support structure and compliance requirements are communicated and extended to DGHI faculty and staff working at Duke and overseas and to collaborating institutions. She oversees human resources, space, grants, finance and operations.
Why I'm interested in global health: The ability to support changing health disparities around the globe so that everyone someday has an equal chance.