Program Associate

Giselle Torralba, MPH, is a program associate at the Center for Health Care Strategies (CHCS). In this role she supports efforts related to integrating care for individuals dually enrolled in Medicare and Medicaid and reforming long-term services and supports systems.

Prior to joining CHCS, Ms. Torralba gained her experience volunteering and interning in schools serving low-income students where she provided programmatic support for initiatives aimed at improving school attendance and after-school learning for children and teens. As part of her capstone work in graduate school, Ms. Torralba also engaged with stakeholders to develop a set of care standards for adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities so that their needs may be better met in clinical care settings.

Ms. Torralba holds a master’s degree in public health from Des Moines University and a bachelor’s degree in psychology from the University of Pittsburgh.