Kathryn (Katie) Horneffer, BA, is a Research Assistant at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health and the Harvard Global Health Institute. At Harvard, she works with a team of faculty on various projects aimed at improving quality of care in the U.S. and abroad. Katie received her B.A. in Medicine, Health, and Society from Vanderbilt University. Previously, she has worked with the Community Health Improvement Team at Vanderbilt University Medical Center, where she assisted with the Community Health Needs Assessment for the hospital and various projects promoting health in the Nashville area.