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Katherine La Puente, MPH

Program Coordinator – Human Rights Clinic

Katherine La Puente is the Program Coordinator for the Human Rights Clinic serving the New York metro area. In New York City, she recruited student volunteers and coordinated hypertension screenings for at-risk communities. She worked as an interpreter and advocate for a free clinic serving uninsured and immigrant patients. Her work abroad has involved researching access to sexual and reproductive health services for rural-to-urban migrant women in Ghana and providing recreational activities and English language opportunities for migrant domestic workers and women in the United Arab Emirates. She has language proficiency in Spanish, French, and Arabic. She received her MPH in Global Health and BS in Global Public Health and Science from New York University.

Katherine.Lapuente@healthright.org