Haley Falkenberry, M.S.W.

Research Assistant

Photograph of: Haley Falkenberry, M.S.W.

Haley Falkenberry joined the Center for Health Policy and Practice in September 2016 as a research assistant on the HRSA Community Health Worker Project. She is involved in many different aspects of this project, including site selection, training, and evaluation, as well as coordination of the project partners. Haley graduated with an MSW from BU School of Social Work in May 2016 and is an MPH candidate at BUSPH. Before working at CAHPP, she worked as a Health Advocate at Boston Public Health Commission’s needle exchange program. Prior to pursuing a graduate degree, Haley lived and worked in Bangkok, Thailand where she taught a nursery school class at an international preschool.


  • Master of Social Work, Boston University School of Social Work

  • Master of Public Health, Boston University School of Public Health (expected: September 2017)

  • Bachelor of Arts in Global Studies, University of Vermont

Moment of Pride

While teaching in Thailand, Haley graduated fifteen 3-year olds from their nursery school class and on to kindergarten.

Fast Fact

Haley loves to travel; she has been to almost every country in Southeast Asia, and her favorite is Myanmar.