Senior Health Communications Specialist
Dana Howe has joined Vaccinate Your Family (VYF) as a Senior Health Communications Specialist, where she will utilize her extensive background in brand positioning and digital media to increase the reach of VYF’s vaccination messages and to facilitate the organization’s public health education and communications initiatives. Dana’s experience will ensure that VYF remains at the forefront of social media and communication platforms.
Dana is driven by the goal of making health information and science accessible. In the past, Dana has worked as a communications specialist with major hospitals, as well as nonprofits on topics ranging from diabetes and cancer to pediatric device innovation. Prior to Joining VYF, Dana served as the Director of Brand Communications at the nonprofit Beyond Type 1, where she helped grow the largest digital footprint of any diabetes organization during her five years there.
Dana earned a dual BS in Biology and Community Health and also holds an MS in Health Communication from Tufts University and the Tufts University School of Medicine, respectively.