Islamiyat Nancy Adebisi is a Government Operations Consultant III and Manager at the Florida Department of Health in Miami-Dade County. She currently serves as the Acting Director of the Office of Community Health and Planning where she oversees vital programs that are working to address social and economic barriers at the county level. The office comprises Chronic Disease Prevention, Community Planning, Consortium for a Healthier Miami-Dade, Healthy Start, Tobacco Prevention and Worksite Wellness programs. In her role, she also works closely with partners to create policy, system and environmental changes to address health issues Miami-Dade County residents face to ensure they live longer, happier and healthier lives.
Ms. Adebisi earned a Bachelor of Science in Biology and Religious Studies from the University of Miami and a Master’s Degree in Public Health from Florida International University. She is currently pursuing a doctoral degree in Public Health with a focus on Health Promotion and Disease Prevention from Florida International University.
Ms. Adebisi has received various certifications to include Worksite Wellness, Health Education and Tobacco Treatment. She is a Miami native and serves on various boards within the community.
Term: Serves as long as designated by the Miami-Dade County Public Health Department.