Kevin Ahmaad Jenkins

Core Investigator & Health Scientist at the Philadelphia VA Medical Center & Vice-Provost Postdoctoral Fellow at the University of Philadelphia

How to hire Kevin Ahmaad Jenkins

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Kevin's official speaking topics are listed below:

  • Powering Critical Conversations 
  • Bringing Equity Into Action 
  • Rebuilding Corporate Culture with DE&I in Mind 

Kevin is often booked as a speaker for events, read his latest feedback below. 

"Infusing his talk with compelling visuals and evocative storytelling, Dr. Jenkins captured the attention of the large group in attendance. We received many positive reviews that spanned associates to senior management, calling the session engaging, powerful, incredible and amazing. We are grateful to him for helping us to jumpstart these critical conversations." - Executive Vice-Presidents, Diversity & Inclusion Council Chairs, Fox Broadcasting Company 

"Although talking about really serious and consequential topics, Kevin communicated clearly, and without overt bitterness. His sense of humor came through and made a difficult topic easier to process." - Justin, President, American Neurological Association

"It takes vulnerability, strength, and skill to research and explain our experiences in order to advocate for our people. The physical effects of racism. Dynamic talk, Dr. Jenkins!" - Jennifer, Doctor of Neurology, Northwestern Medicine 

"Thank you for an outstanding presentation. While I know a webinar is only one step in a long journey, you definitely had a positive impact given the many positive comments we received." - Andy, VP of Educational Services, Georgia Hospitals Association

"Dr. Jenkins’ passion for health equity is apparent in his teaching, research, and scholarship. He has brought expertise that broadened our knowledge of public policy and community health." - Marcine, Chief Diversity & Community Relations Officer, PCOM

"Wow! We can't thank you enough for such an insightful & honest presentation on racism in health and healthcare within the veteran population." - John, Assistant Professor, Vice-Chair of Admin & Chief of Staff, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences

"Through your vision, we enabled a dialogue which acknowledged our employees’ pain but also gave us hope and inspiration." - Jennie, Senior Vice President, Booz Allen Hamilton 

  • 2019 - Core Investigator & Health Scientist at the Philadelphia VA Medical Center
  • 2018 - Awarded the Educational Visionary Award from The Association for Program Administrators of CSTEP and STEP
  • 2017 - Named as 40 Under 40 Health Leader by National Minority Quality Forum
  • 2016 - Vice-Provost Postdoctoral Fellow at the University of Pennsylvania 
  • 2015 - Lecturer at the University of Pennsylvania 
  • 2012 - Grant Manager for the University of Florida 
  • 2011 - Graduate Teaching Assistant for the University of Florida 
  • 2006 - Lottery Host for the North Carolina Education Lottery
  • 2005 - Columnist for The Herald Sun
  • 2001 - On-Field Announcer for the Durham Bulls Baseball Club