Manka Nkimbeng, MPH, RN
Prior to becoming a PhD student, Ms. Nkimbeng worked as a community health nurse in Lowell Massachusetts and then as a research nurse on the Community Aging in Place: Advancing Better Living for Elders (CAPABLE) study in Baltimore city. She holds an MPH in Health Policy and Management from Boston University. Her research goals are to develop, test and implement interventions that will decrease disability and eliminate health inequities in minority elders.
Dissertation FocusAging, Disability, Immigrant health and Health inequities
- Sigma Theta Tau International Honor society
- Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Health Policy Research Scholar