Terry Savage is a Vice President for Public Health. Her focus is on health communications. She conducts audience research, and develops and implements national social marketing campaigns to address today’s most pressing public health challenges. Ms. Savage also provides broad-based communications expertise to support a range of health education and information programs.
Her unit crafts research-driven communication strategies to encourage heart-healthy lifestyles, improve adolescent health and help prevent teen pregnancy, increase awareness about the importance of public health surveillance, reduce the incidence of HIV/AIDS, and much more. Clients include HHS, NIH, and CDC.
- MA, Communications, Johns Hopkins University
- MA, Women’s Studies, George Washington University
- BA, English, University of Virginia
Journal ArticleUsing a medication event monitoring system to evaluate self-report and pill count for determining treatment completion with self-administered, once-weekly isoniazid and rifapentine
Contemporary Clinical Trials
N.A. Scott, C. Sadowski, A. Vernon, B. Arevalo, K. Beer, A. Borisov, J.A. Cayla, M. Chen, P.-J. Feng, R.N. Moro, D.P. Holland, N. Martinson, J.-P. Millet, J.M. Miro, R. Belknap
Journal ArticleTheory, methods, and operational results of the Young Women's Health History Study: A study of young-onset breast cancer incidence in Black and White women
Cancer Causes and Control
E.M. Velie, L.R. Marcus, D.R. Pathak, A.S. Hamilton, R. DiGaetano, R. Klinger, B. Gollapudi, R. Houang, N. Carnegie, L.K. Olson, A. Allen, Z. Zhang, D. Modjesk, G. Norman, D.R. Lucas, S. Gupta, H. Rui, K. SchwartzSOURCE
Expert InterviewWestat’s Terry Savage on Challenges with COVID-19 Communications
An expert in research-driven communications, Westat Vice President Terry Savage leads a team that develops, implements, and evaluates award-winning campaigns and health education programs to…