Director, Education & Digital Strategy
Global Healthy Living Foundation
Joseph Coe, MPA, is the director of Education and Digital Strategy for the Global Healthy Living Foundation (GHLF) and co-president of GHLF Canada. In addition to his management responsibilities, he creates global digital strategy — including social media, video, and podcasts — for patient education, advocacy, research, and support initiatives. Joe is responsible for the successful #CreakyChats monthly Twitter chat that reaches an average 11 million people per chat in the chronic disease community. In addition, he leads the growth and development arm of the GHLF’s patient-centered neurology projects, including those relating to migraine disease.
A founding board member of the Phyllis B. Frank Rockland County Pride Center, Joe serves as vice chair of the board and chair of the LGBTQ health committee. He is also a member of the Village of Haverstraw, New York, planning board where he helps guide appropriate land use. Additionally, he is a board member of the Helen Hayes Hospital Foundation, which supports a leading rehabilitation hospital in New York.
He created and hosts the GHLF’s migraine and headache podcast Talking Head Pain, and he has been a featured panelist and speaker for major healthcare organizations and Fortune 500 companies on such topics as patient centricity and healthcare disparities.