Building a movement to advance care quality at home
Naomi Gallopyn is a Program Manager at Massachusetts General Hospital’s (MGH) Center for Aging and Serious Illness at the Mongan Institute. In this role she manages the National Home-based Primary Care Learning Network and the Investigator Development Center of the Palliative Care Research Cooperative. Prior to her current position, Ms. Gallopyn worked at MGH’s Health Policy Research Center – also part of the Mongan Institute – alongside Dr. Lisa Iezzoni. Ms. Gallopyn received her Master’s degree in Gerontology from the University of Massachusetts –Boston and her Bachelor’s degree in Human Development and Family Studies from the University of Rhode Island. She has worked on many research projects examining home and community-based services as well as the experiences of older adults and persons with significant disability at both MGH and in her educational career. She is passionate about improving the quality of care and accessibility of care to homebound older adults with serious illness and limited resources.