New York Policy Manager
Allison Cook, MPH, is PHI's New York Policy Manager. She is responsible for strategic advocacy, research, and analysis on behalf of the state's direct-care workers and long-term care consumers. She works closely with the New York Policy Director to help accomplish PHI's goal of improving the health care delivery system by emphasizing the policy and practice learning derived from PHI and its affiliates.
Allison has a variety of experience in the field of long term care and aging. Prior to joining PHI, Allison worked as an Education Associate at the Medicare Rights Center, where she distilled complicated Medicare information in educational programming and materials. Additionally, her work at PHI is greatly informed by her experience working as a home health aide while still in college. Allison graduated with her Master of Public Health, with a focus on aging, from Brown University.