CPC Congratulates Community Health Services Director, Gilbert Wu and Health Education Supervisor, Tommy Lee
CPC congratulates Community Health Services Director, Gilbert Wu, and Health Education Supervisor, Tommy Lee, for their recent promotions effective January 1st.
Prior to taking on the Directorship position, Gilbert acted as the interim CHS Supervisor. From 2017 to December 2020, he was the Health Educator Supervisor for our Personal Responsibility Education Program (PREP). Gilbert has experience as a Patient Navigator working with the HIV Aids population and Community Health Educator working with vulnerable communities and population. Gilbert has a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology.
Tommy was the Health Educator for our PREP program since 2018 delivering Evidence Based Program to reduce the risk of HIV contractions in the youth population. He has experience working with both the adult and youth sectors. He has been a very active volunteer during the pandemic to assist with CPC's fresh and cooked food distribution. Tommy has a BA in Health and Human Services.
Community Health Services provides a spectrum of services for our community members across the five boroughs. Some of our initiatives are HIV/AIDS education/awareness, health advocacy, community networking, and linkage to care for individuals infected or affected by HIV/AIDS. Also, through the Personal Responsibility Education Program, we offer comprehensive youth health and personal wellness initiative for students ages 14-19. The program also aims to challenge and empower young people to prepare them for their transition to adulthood.