Who We Are

EduCare is a nonprofit creating cutting-edge health resources for vulnerable Philadelphian communities. We are looking to develop a novel model of patient-centered education, where patients’ understanding of medical content is the sole driver of our writing, translation, and creative design decisions.

Our Impact

40

Completed Projects

8

Philadelphia Partners

10,000

People Reached

Partners

Map of Philadelphia and Partners UHC The Academy of Master Clinicians Prevention Point DBHIDS NSC United Community Clinic  Refugee Clinic at Penn Center for Primary Care

Sponsors

Executive Staff

Joshua Kim

Executive Director: UPenn '22. Vagelos MLS studying Biochem & Bio. Research assistant @Boninilab and @CBIR, College DAB co-chair, & chem TA. Coffee fanatic and cavapoo lover.

John Ta

Director of Finance: UPenn '22. Studying Biochem, Physics, & Biophysics. Founder of PCC & skateboard start-up; avid math & chem TA. Lifts things up and puts them down.

Vickie Hua

Director of Design: UPenn '23. Studying Health & Societies. Social worker, non-committal bullet journal user & anime watcher. Peanut butter banana toast enthusiast.

Anna Chen

Associate Director: UPenn '23. Vagelos LSM pre-med studying Bio & Econ. Lover of early mornings, matcha oat lattes, and graphic design.

Annie Luo

Director of Community Engagement: UPenn '22. Neuroscience, Chem & Psych. Medical assistant, tutor, & photographer. Bakes a lot of banana bread.

Keaston Simmons

Director of Design Education: Emerging VC/PE impact investor and Penn Chief Learning Officer doctoral student. Investor @ Venture Lab Innovation Fund. Associate @ Penn Medicine-Wharton Fund for Health. Passionate about education, health+wellness, and finance.

Board of Directors

Dr. Stephen Sammut

Chairman of Board: MBA, Ph.D., Chairman of Industry Advisory Board @ Alta Semper Capital. Co-Founder, CEO @ Pangea University for Health Sciences. Senior Fellow for Health Care Management @ Wharton School.

Jeanmarie Kouassi

Founder and Executive Director, Psalm Solutions. Consultant, Women’s Campaign International. Board Member, Friends of Clark Park. Co-Chair, Housing Committee for the Mayor’s Commission for African and Caribbean Affairs.

Meet the rest of the team!

Become a Partner