HTHC Alum Akinlawon Named in Top 40 Under 40 in Healthcare

Melissa Akinlawon 
Health Communication alumna Melissa Akinlawon has been cited as one of the nation's top 40 Under 40 in Healthcare by the National Minority Quality Forum for her work with the American Association of Diabetes Educators.

"Melissa Akinlawon is a proud native of Chicago, Illinois with a passion for giving back to the community that invested in her growth and development... Melissa earned a Masters in Health Communication from DePaul University in Chicago, Illinois, with a special focus on strategic communications.   Her academic work focused on the use of technology in the delivery of information regarding health disparities, particularly that which impacted large at-risk populations and minority communities."

A pride-filled congratulations for the honor and for the work you do to help others, Melissa.​