Minnesota Department of Health
Ann Linde leads and consults on health promotion initiatives as a Planner Principal in the Refugee and International Health Program at the Minnesota Department of Health (MDH). She directs the Minnesota Female Genital Cutting Prevention and Outreach project, managing the grant program and co-leading the statewide working group. Community partnerships are central to Ann’s work. She serves as a health equity advocate and contributes to the work of the MDH Center for Health Equity. Before transitioning to public health, Ann worked in adult education. She holds an MPH in Epidemiology and an MFA in Writing from the University of Minnesota.
Download session presentation The Minnesota Female Genital Cutting Prevention and Outreach Working Group developed recommendations for child protection and child welfare professionals, law enforcement, health professionals, education professionals and members of impacted communities. The Working Group co-leads will provide background on female genital mutilation / cutting (FGM/C), review information gathered by the group about the […]