Lauren Prnjat, MPH

Program Analyst and Evaluation Specialist
National Rural Health Resource Center (The Center)
(218) 216-7023

Lauren joined The Center in January 2021 as the Program Analyst and Evaluation Specialist. She is responsible for analyzing and assessing data, particularly for the Delta Region Community Health Systems Development (DRCHSD) Program. She has an extensive background in research, evaluation, data analysis, community health, and health education. 

Lauren received her Master of Public Health with a concentration in Community Health Sciences from the University of California, Los Angeles and a Bachelor of Science in Microbiology from Michigan State University. She previously worked in various research and evaluation-related positions, served two volunteer terms as an AmeriCorps member, and most recently provided outreach and health education as the Public Educator for the Minnesota Poison Control System.