Center for Connected Health Policy (CCHP)
Mei Wa Kwong is executive director of the Center for Connected Health Policy (CCHP), the federally designated National Telehealth Policy Resource Center. In this role she works with the organization’s multitude of national and regional partners on telehealth issues and oversees CCHP’s projects and provides policy technical assistance to state and federal lawmakers, industry members, providers, consumers, and others. Prior to joining CCHP, she was a public policy analyst for Children’s Home Society of California, working on child care and early education issues on the state and federal levels. She also worked extensively with the Child Development Policy Institute, a statewide public policy organization, and was recognized by them in 2004 for her work in the early care and education field. She has written numerous policy briefs, crafted state legislation, and led several coalition efforts on a variety of issues. Recognized as an expert in her field, she has published articles on telehealth policy and has consulted with state and federal lawmakers on telehealth legislation and policy. She earned a BA in international affairs from George Washington University and a JD from George Washington University Law School.