KC FAITH Initiative 

Fostering Action and Improvements To Health

Nia Johnson, BA

Nia Johnson is the data manager for the Community Health Research Group at University of Missouri Kansas City School of Medicine. She joined the team in September 2016 and has since been deeply involved in Project TIPS and Project FIT in African American churches throughout the metropolitan area of Kansas City, MO and KS. Johnson is a recent graduate of Fisk University with a bachelor’s degree in Biology. She hopes to obtain her MD/MPH and continue working to eliminate health disparities in African American communities.