Founded at the Abramson Cancer Center at the University of Pennsylvania
Kerry Coughlin

Kerry Coughlin, MSW

Innovation & Engagement Manager, Penn Center for Cancer Care Innovation

Kerry Coughlin, MSW, is an Innovation and Engagement Manager at the Penn Center for Cancer Care Innovation (PC3I) at the Abramson Cancer Center. Ms. Coughlin manages innovation initiatives focused on transforming the clinical and patient experience. She also manages internal and external center communications and plans and leads efforts to strength and expand faculty and fellow engagement.


Prior to joining Penn, Ms. Coughlin managed and expanded community engagement, volunteer, and event programming at Philadelphia-based nonprofit HIAS Pennsylvania. She has held positions in software implementation and project management, and served in the U.S. Peace Corps in the Republic of Moldova.


Ms. Coughlin received her bachelor’s degree in comparative literature from Hamilton College and her master’s degree in social work from the University of Pennsylvania.

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