Rudd Alumni: Willie Frazier III

Jennifer Falbe

Willie Frazier is a Research Program Manager for Connecticut Children's Medical Center. Under the direction of the Chief Research Officer, Willie provides support and management of hospital research projects and programs. His research centers on efforts to reduce racial/ethnic health disparities among children and initiatives to enhance diversity in health research through mentoring and young investigator pipelines. 
Willie received his MPH with a concentration in Health Policy & Management from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst. His graduate thesis focused on improving the diet quality of Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) recipients through changes in food policy.