May 14, 2013 > Dr. Eapen named as Board Member of Public Health Alumni Association
Dr. Eapen named as Board Member of Public Health Alumni Association
Submitted By Sam Rao
Long-time Alameda County Medical center pediatrician Jacob Eapen, MD, MPH, DCH, was named to be a member of the Board of the Public Health Alumni Association, University of California - Berkeley. Founded in 1943 on the Berkeley campus, the School of Public Health originated almost two decades earlier with the creation of the Department of Hygiene in 1919.
Dr Eapen assumed the role of Medical Director at Newark Wellness Center earlier this year and since 2004 has served on the Board of Directors of Washington Hospital. He served two terms on the State Association of California Health Care Districts Board and has also served on the governance forum of the California Hospital Association. Dr. Eapen is a former Public Health Commissioner for Alameda County and former Medical Director for Tiburcio Vasquez Community Health Center in Union City. He also served on the board of directors of KIDANGO, a private nonprofit agency providing child development programs in Alameda, Santa Clara and San Francisco counties.