B.S., University of West Georgia
M.Sc., London Metropolitan University
Meck Xayavongsa is a research coordinator II with ARCHI, the Atlanta Regional Collaborative for Health Improvement. She provides administrative support, including management of grants and contracts and travel and meeting logistics. Additionally, Xayavongsa provides evaluation support to the ARCHI team and helps to improve partner engagement.
Xayavongsa’s research interests include improving access to care for vulnerable populations, specifically in the areas of maternal and infant care and refugee and immigrant health. She also brings experience in social services and refugee resettlement services, as well as in health in all policies approaches and utilization of health impact assessment tools to inform policy decision-making processes.