Get in contact with Tatiana Y. Lin, M.A.
Tatiana Y. Lin, M.A., Senior Analyst and Strategy Team Leader, joined the Kansas Health Institute in 2007, and directs KHI’s work in community health improvement. This includes leading efforts to incorporate a “Health in All Policies” approach to policymaking, and conducting Health Impact Assessments (HIA). The focus of her work on HIAs has included casino development, transit planning, retail liquor sales, corporate agriculture and medical marijuana. Tatiana serves on multiple state and national advisory boards, and is president of the international Society of Practitioners of Health Impact Assessment (SOPHIA).
Prior to joining KHI, Tatiana worked for the Kansas Legislative Research Department, and as a facilitator and interpreter for programs at the U.S. Library of Congress Center for Russian Leadership Development.
Tatiana earned her master’s degree in political science with a certificate in international service from Kansas State University. She also earned degrees in linguistics and law from Chuvash State University in Cheboksary, Russia.