Michelle Faith Foster
Motivated Doctoral student committed to promoting health and wellness throughout the community by identifying and obtaining treatment for carriers of contagious diseases. Responsibilities include identifying target populations, conducting epidemiological investigations, testing patients, COVID-19/Coronavirus support, obtaining laboratory samples, and making referrals for social community services.
Masters of Public Health
Doctoral Program: Public Health (Expected 2024)
Bachelor of Science: Health Sciences
Fulton County Board of Health
COVID-19 Emergency Response Team- (2020- Current)
Develop guidance materials and lead trainings for new hires regarding COVID-19
policies and procedures.
Develop fact sheets, deliver presentations to the public, review and summarize MMWR
reports for presentations at monthly staff meetings.
Conduct data collection, analysis and interpretation to evaluate the timely and complete
surveillance reporting, health interventions and program performance.
Disease Intervention Specialist- (2020 – Current)
Perform routine surveillance activities and provide treatment consultation via CDC
guidelines to providers.
Analyze and assess surveillance data, conduct epidemiological investigations, diagnose
cases and design treatment plans, including linkage to care.
Identify documentation errors and retrieve data from investigative databases, request medical records and lead health screenings.
Conduct patient interviews, provide HIV/STD consultation, introduce risk reduction
strategies and provide referrals for service.
Community Outreach Worker- (2019)
Community liaison for public health facilities & Assist in facilitating trainings
Managed and organized community health screenings (e.g. Diabetes, Hypertension, HIV)
Medical Secretary (2017- 2019)
Review and resolve complex administrative related questions and issues; recommend new or revised unit administrative procedures.
Clerical duties i.e. answer phones, scheduler, establish meetings, fax/mail documents
Managed a well-organized filing system and formulated office documents
Supervise collection of data and updating medical records
Fulfilling requests for patient records internally and external, retrieving them and according to the request
Obtains documentation requested by healthcare professionals, such as test results that are not yet filed in medical records
DTTAC Lifestyle Coach for Diabetes (2019- Current)
Certified Community Health Worker (2019- Current)
Phlebotomy Certified Technician (2017- Current)