National Program Office Staff
Irene Hung, MPH, Deputy Director
Ms. Hung manages the day-to-day operations of the national Hillman Scholars program. She also serves as the Administrative Director of the Center for Health Outcomes and Policy Research at Penn’s School of Nursing. She has a Master’s in Public Health and extensive experience in academic administration in multiple top universities.
Andrea Barol, Research Center Coordinator
Ms. Barol also serves as administrative coordinator of the Center for Health Outcomes and Policy Research at the Penn School of Nursing.
Denise Scala, CRA, Senior Grants Manager
Ms. Scala is responsible for the fiscal operations, management, and analysis for the national program office. She is also a Senior Grants Manager in the Office of Nursing Research at Penn.