Faculty Profile: Jacquelyn Kung

Jacquelyn Kung
Teaching Associate in Health Services, Policy & Pracice
Department of Health Services, Policy & Practice
Work: +1 617-838-8857

Biography

Dr. Jacquelyn Kung is Chief Operating Officer (COO) of ClearCare, the fastest growing home care platform in the U.S. Most recently, she was a consultant and eldercare knowledge leader in McKinsey & Company's healthcare practice. Previously, she helped to manage a $70 million revenue 2,000-resident continuing care system in the D.C. area and led the strategy group at Erickson Retirement Communities. Dr. Kung has investment banking experience through Goldman Sachs.

Dr. Kung received her doctorate in health policy and gerontology from the Johns Hopkins School of Public Health as well as her MBA and BA from Harvard. She has co-authored a recent book entitled Old is the New Young and peer-reviewed journal papers on elderly fall prevention and senior care workforce retention. Dr. Kung is a board director of the National Caregivers Alliance (www.caregiver.org)