Erika Gaitan, MSW

Erika Gaitan, MSW

Senior Research Associate, Research & Evaluation

617-279-2274
egaitan@hria.org

Ms. Gaitan is a Senior Research Associate who works on a wide portfolio of projects in the Research & Evaluation Department. She has extensive experience in qualitative and quantitative methods, with a focus on behavioral health, chronic disease prevention, and data visualization. She is a Sub-grantee Evaluation Manager for Sí Texas: Social Innovation for a Healthy South Texas — a project focused on experimentation of integrated behavioral health models in border communities in southern Texas. Ms. Gaitan has also managed several community health assessments including the first city-wide assessment for the City of Boston, Dana-Farber Cancer hospital, and North Shore Medical Center. She has a master’s degree with a concentration in community practice from Boston University School of Social Work and a certificate in Community Leadership and Social Change from the Institute of Nonprofit Practice at Tufts University.