Jennifer Cohn, MD MPH
Senior Vice President, Cardiovascular Health
Jennifer Cohn, MD MPH, is a physician with a focus on improving access to and uptake of effective health products and models of care in low- and middle-income countries. Before joining Resolve to Save Lives, she served as Senior Director of Innovation at the Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation (EGPAF) where she led the design and implementation of multi-country implementation projects and studies, focused on the introduction and scale of innovative tools and practices. She is a clinical assistant professor of Infectious Diseases at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine. Jennifer has served on national and international advisory groups on TB, HIV and viral hepatitis.
She is published in peer-reviewed journals including the Lancet, PLoS Medicine and Science.Jennifer received her MD from the University of Pennsylvania, is board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine in Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases and earned her Master’s in Public Health at the Johns Hopkins School of Public Health. At Resolve to Save Lives, Jennifer will serve as the Senior Vice President for Cardiovascular Health and oversee implementation of the Cardiovascular Health Initiative with a focus on large-scale hypertension management, global elimination of trans fat, and effective interventions to reduce sodium consumption.