We do more than public health.

We bring Joy to public health!

Community-Engaged Research Consulting & Support

BUILD MEANINGFUL COMMUNITY PARTNERSHIPS

We offer strategic consultations to help organizations successfully implement community-engaged research strategies by providing targeted recommendations to navigate complex challenges and build meaningful community partnerships. 

CONDUCT IMPACTFUL RESEARCH

We provide practical, hands-on support in implementing research activities such as data collection, data analysis, and data dissemination to help organizations conduct ethical, sound, and impactful research that advances health equity.

CREATE DATA-INFORMED SOLUTIONS

We collaborate with organizations to use research findings and create data-informed solutions by developing tailored trainings and resources to equip community partners and public health professionals with research skills. 

This is My Story

Who is Dr. Joyee Washington?

I’m a public health researcher with a passion for serving communities. In 2020, I founded Joyee Washington Consulting with a mission to help public health researchers bring joy to our communities by transforming public health research into positive community impact.

But there’s more to this story…….

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Host, The Public Health Joy Podcast

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Masters in Biomedical Sciences

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Masters in Public Health Education

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PhD in Education Research, Evaluation, Statistics, and Assessment

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Master Certified Health Education Specialist

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Community-engaged researcher

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Public Health Professor

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Mississippi born, raised, & made

what organizations are saying about working with Dr. joyee?

“It has been a pleasure working with Joyee Washington Consulting. Dr. Washington is thorough and detail oriented. Her approach is community based and displays a deep understanding community based participatory practices.”

Dr. Sandra Carr Melvin

CEO, Institute for the Advancement of Minority Health

“Our work requires extensive knowledge of health equity and social justice principles, particularly relative to improving maternal health outcomes. Working with Dr. Joyee has been a trusted partner, an innovator, and she has helped us conceptualize a plan, put it into action, and evaluate the results.”

Dr. Nakeitra Burse

CEO, Six Dimensions

“Joyee has brought so much knowledge and experience to our collective endeavors, and been willing to share openly and honestly in a way that helps us become better. I believe that Joyee’s approach to work represents the future of public health, and I am excited to see what she does next!”

Jennifer McKeever

Founder and Managing Director, WE Public Health

Listen to dr. joyee on the public health joy podcast!

featured speaking engagements

NATIONAL BLACK RESEARCHERS WEEK 2023

An annual celebration of Black Researchers: “Connecting Researchers to Resources,” providing participants with essential resources and tips for navigating their research journeys including qualitative and quantitative software basics.

RESEARCH ROUNDTABLE 2021

A roundtable discussion with community engaged researchers and public health professionals. This roundtable featured small group discussion and live question and answer session.

RESEARCH IN COMMUNITIES OF COLOR 2020

A 3-day virtual summit with public health researchers and professionals to discuss community engagement, research processes, and sustainability in communities of color.

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Build healthy communities.

Aim for prevention.

Strive for equity.

Ready to make an impact? Let’s chat!