Office of Research on Women's Health (ORWH)
Anne Rancourt, M.P.S.
Anne Rancourt, M.P.S, joined the ORWH in 2013. She previously worked at the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI), where she directed media and digital strategy for The Heart Truth campaign. Ms. Rancourt led NHLBI to break new ground for NIH in the social media space, with interactive events like Twitter chats, award-winning infographics, and the 2012 National Wear Red Day Flash Mob. Ms. Rancourt first arrived at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services as a Presidential Management Fellow in the Office of the Secretary, where she developed and implemented communications strategies to inform the American public about the Departmentís $167 billion Recovery Act investment in communities across the country. She has also worked in brand management, behavior-change campaigns, and marketing on behalf of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. Ms. Rancourt began her career as a journalist at washingtonpost.com and NBC News.
Ms. Rancourt received a B.A. (cum laude) in English from Georgetown University and an M.P.S. in Strategic Public Relations from George Washington University.