IDCE Students Profiles

Edison Reyes (CDP/MBA '2013)
IDCE Fellow

Edison Reyes (USA) received his B.S. in Health Science and Biology from Stony Brook University. He recently served as a Peace Corps Volunteer in Rwanda (2009-2011) working with a community on health projects and small business development. He assisted in increasing economic opportunities for a cooperative of people living with HIV by establishing two income-generating activities. Prior to joining the Peace Corps, Edison worked for NYC Health & Hospitals Corporation in its Health & Home Care Division. He worked in the Patient Safety Department and helped plan and execute projects and educational materials promoting a patient safety culture. His interests include capacity building and community economic development.