Mary Jo Paladino
Project Coordinator for the National Center for Family/Professional Partnerships at Family Voices
Mary Jo is located in Colorado and works with national organization Family Voices as Project Coordinator for the National Center for Family/Professional Partnerships, Assessment of Family Engagement in Systems Level work, Genetic Alliance Newborn Screening Family Education and Training and Got Transition Cabinet Executive Team projects. Previous experience includes: founding executive director of CHIP IN for Quality (Indiana’s Child Health Improvement Partnership); pediatric practice consultant at IU School of Medicine Department of Pediatrics, Children’s Health Services Research; project facilitator Community Intergrated Systems of Services (D70 grant); state coordinator and founding director of Family Voices Indiana. Areas of interest include system improvement, implementation science, primary care medical home and children and youth with disabilities and special health care need. Family Voices is an organization and grassroots network of families and friends of children and youth with special health care needs and disabilities that promotes partnership with families – including those of cultural, linguistic and geographic diversity — in order to improve healthcare services and policies for children.