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CHHC Director will continue to serve as a Member of the State Board of Health in Illinois

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Please read the except below from Illinois e-News Release

Esther Sciammarella will continue to serve as a Member of the State Board of Health.* Sciammarella has over thirty-five years of clinical health care in Argentina and the United States. She currently serves as the Executive Director of the Chicago Hispanic Health Coalition, where she leads the mission to improve the health and social well-being of Hispanics/Latinos and new immigrant populations immigrating/settling to/in Chicago. She also currently is a Research Education Community Affairs Specialist with Pilsen Family Health Center and a visiting research associate with the Institute for Minority Health Research with UIUC. Sciammarella is co-chair of the Hispanic Community Health Study (HCHS) of Study of Latinos (SOL) Community Advisory Committee (CAC) at Northwestern University and University of Illinois at Chicago. Sciammarella received a Bachelor of Science from the University of Buenos Aires, Master of Science from Illinois Institute of Technology, and was a Hispanic Health Fellow with the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University.