Erin Robinson, MSW, has been with the Health Communication Research Laboratory (HCRL) at Washington University in St. Louis (www.hcrl.wustl.edu) since 2008. Currently, Erin acts as the Data Coordinator for localhealthdata.org, a fully automated web-based tool for reporters and media-relations professionals to customize health and cancer data for communities throughout the United States. In addition, Erin is part of a multi-disciplinary team that aims to disseminate Tobacco Quitline referrals into the Missouri Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), more commonly referred to as the food stamps program. As a Dissemination Field Agent for this project, Erin works closely with community partners to help incorporate the referrals into their offices.
Erin received her MSW degree from Washington University in St. Louis with an emphasis in health research and non-profit management and will begin her PhD in social work in the fall of 2012.