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Safia Abdinur M.P.H.

Policy Analyst

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Safia Abdinur is a policy analyst for the Public Health Law Center Healthy Eating and Active Living team.

Prior to joining PHLC, Safia worked as an HR Specialist at Hennepin Healthcare, where she supported the day-to-day operations and assisted with special projects for the various HR functional areas. She also worked College of Education and Human Development Student Services at the University of Minnesota.

In addition to her human resources experience, she also has a background in public health, as an HR intern with the School of Public Health at the University of Minnesota and an intern with the Future Public Health Leaders Program.

Safia holds a Master of Public Health, in Public Health Administration and Policy, from the University of Minnesota School of Public Health.

B.S., University of Minnesota
M.P.H., University of Minnesota School of Public Health