Tanya Harris, Executive Director
Tanya joined the Aspen Institute in January 2022 to lead the Health Innovators Fellowship. She previously worked at Planned Parenthood Federation of America, in the District of Columbia's Medicaid and AIDS Drug Assistance Programs, at the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, and at the Kaiser Family Foundation. Tanya has a master's degree in public health from Columbia University and a BA from New York University.
Prisma Health, an academic health system, is the largest not-for-profit health organization in South Carolina, serving 1.2 million patients annually. It’s also the state’s largest employer, with more than 30,000 team members, physicians, and volunteers. Prisma Health comprises two affiliates—Prisma Health–Upstate and Prisma Health–Midlands—and is home to the University of South Carolina School of Medicine Greenville, a joint effort of USC and Prisma Health. The healthcare delivery system offers patients an innovative network of clinical integration, expertise, and technologies. Its academic and clinical research focuses on educating the next generation of physicians, nurses, dentists, and other medical professionals.