BioNkem Osian currently serves as a Program Coordinator for the Care Coordination Program within the Federal Office of Rural Health Policy at the Health Resources and Services Administration.
In this role, she provides support to rural health consortiums/networks aiming to achieve the overall goals of improving access, delivery, and quality of care through the application of care coordination strategies in rural communities. Previously, Nkem worked as a Research Associate at a non-profit organization in New York where she focused on conducting research on the best treatment options for adolescents who have Attention Deficit and Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) and co-occurring substance abuse disorders. Outside of work, she is part of The White Dress Project, a non-profit dedicated to raising awareness about uterine fibroids. Nkem holds a Master of Public Health degree from New York University and Bachelor of Science degree in Public Health from Rutgers University.