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Desmond Banks joined SVC, now HMA Medicaid Market Solutions (HMA MMS), from a background in social determinants of health, public health policy, and program evaluation.
Desmond has a diverse work experience including serving as case manager for public assistance recipients with histories of substance abuse in the Bronx, N.Y., to briefing state governors and other high-ranking officials on the fundamental policies and primary outcomes of healthcare programs. Desmond’s current work and expertise involves program evaluation and outcomes communication for Medicaid programs, such as the Healthy Indiana Plan (HIP).
Desmond earned a bachelor’s degree in psychology from Columbia University and a Master of Public Health from Hunter College−City University of New York. Desmond earned his PhD in public health policy from The Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.