ChicagoCHEC Role: Community Health Educator
Organization: Northeastern Illinois University
Alicia Kholamian, B.S., CHES, is a Certified Health Education Specialist with a focus in Community Wellness and Health. Alicia has been working with underserved communities since 2008, collaborating with Native American communities in South Dakota and students in low-income areas in Peoria, IL before joining the CHE team. As a CHE, Alicia applies a holistic approach to promoting cancer health awareness, clinical trials recruitment, and cancer screening, focusing on the low-income communities surrounding NEIU.