Updated: Jan 19
Quisha Umemba, MPH, BSN, RN, CDE
Founder and CEO of Umemba Health
Quisha Umemba, MPH, BSN RN, CDE, is a Bachelors prepared Registered Nurse with a Masters degree in Public Health. She is a Certified Diabetes Educator, a Certified Lifestyle Coach, and a certified Community Health Worker Instructor.
As a Diabetes Care and Education Specialist, Quisha works with community organizations, social service agencies, government agencies, and healthcare systems to help them prevent and manage diabetes, prediabetes, and associated chronic diseases in their client populations.
Having had gestational diabetes, and now living with prediabetes, Quisha’s passion for helping individuals impacted by chronic disease stems from both a patient and provider perspective. An advocate for health equity; her life’s mission is to empower, educate, and promote optimal health and wellness for all.
To this effort, she provides training and education for both laypersons and healthcare professionals, often invited as guest speaker, presenter, or panelist at conferences and professional meetings.
In 2017, Quisha co-founded CDEC, LLC (Chronic Disease Education Consultants) a women-owned educational consulting agency that provides work site health and wellness programming to corporate organizations. For more information about CDEC, LLC, visit the website at www.cdecconsultants.com
To contact Quisha regarding speaking events or consulting services, send her an email inquiry to firstname.lastname@example.org