CUNY SPH Foundation Board Welcomes Daniel Lowy

Mar. 16, 2021

The CUNY Graduate School of Public Health and Health Policy (CUNY SPH) Foundation is pleased to announce the appointment of Daniel J. Lowy to its Board of Directors.

Lowy is Founder and CEO of EMU Health, a Queens-based integrated outpatient clinic committed to improving health care. A fierce advocate of increasing accessibility and affordability of quality health care, Lowy created EMU Health to support the health of the 2.5 million New Yorkers who reside in Queens. Since 2016, he has positioned EMU Health to be a leading medical facility in Queens. Originally from Sydney, Australia, Lowy is an experienced investor having worked at Merrill Lynch, York Capital and Ion Asset Management before becoming an impact investor and healthcare advocate.

“Daniel is an exceptional addition to the Foundation’s board,” said CUNY SPH Dean Ayman El-Mohandes. “His commitment to the health and well-being of New Yorkers by providing high quality and cost-efficient services fulfills on our shared mission to promote and sustain healthier populations in New York City.”

“I am thrilled to join CUNY SPH Foundation’s board and grateful for the opportunity to support the school and its students,” said Lowy. “At EMU Health, we are delivering high-caliber health services while at the same time improving equity in access. Further defining my commitment to health and public health through my appointment to the Board of Directors is a wonderful opportunity and I am honored to participate and give back.”

“Daniel’s wealth of knowledge in the investment and healthcare worlds will benefit our organization, school and students in many ways,” said Foundation Board Executive Director Adam M. Doyno. “We are excited to welcome him to our organization and eager to have his input in our programs and activities.”

“In composing our Board of Directors, it is vital that our members have a passion for a domain of public health,” said Foundation Board Chair Lyndon Haviland. “Daniel shares in these passions and his commitment to issues of economics, equity of access, and quality of care embodies what we stand for and believe in as a school and foundation,”

The CUNY SPH Foundation Board provides critical governance and support to help ensure that the school has sufficient financial resources to accomplish its goals. View the full board of directors here.