Adolph P. Falcón, MPP

National Alliance for Hispanic Health

Adolph Falcón is the Executive Vice President of the National Alliance for Hispanic Health. He provides leadership and management for the Alliance’s program, science, and policy portfolios.

He also serves as Director of the Alliance’s Healthy Americas Institute at the University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine. He is the principal investigator of Nuestros Tesoros (Our Treasures), funded by the Kresge Foundation, which works to support the sustainability of Hispanic-serving multi-service organizations.

A nationally recognized expert on Hispanic health policy, Falcón played a leading role in the landmark Disadvantaged Minority Health Improvement Act of 1990. Most recently, he has been active in the Sugar-Sweetened Beverages Tax Act, the Personal Care Products Safety Act, and regulatory efforts to improve quality of care. He previously served as principal investigator for initiatives funded by the Atlantic Philanthropies, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Food and Drug Administration, and National Institutes of Health, among others.

Falcón holds a BA from Yale University and an MPP from the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University