Andrea Rochat, MFA
Senior Research Coordinator
Andrea Rochat serves as a Senior Research Coordinator for the Center for Research to Advance Community Health (ReACH) at UT Health San Antonio. After completing dual majors in English and Classics at Washington University in St. Louis, Andrea went to Pennsylvania State University, where she earned a Masters of Fine Arts in Creative Writing. Her work in communications and content development led her to ReACH, where she has served as a writer, communicator, and coordinator for over six years on projects involving telementoring, primary care practice redesign, hepatitis C management in primary care, specialist teleconsultation, non-pharmacologic chronic pain management, and community engagement. She supports communications, marketing, training, and evaluation efforts for the National Rural Telementoring Training Center. Andrea also serves as a facilitator and coordinator for the UT Health San Antonio ECHO Service Center. Her background makes her passionate about improving the patient and provider experience through innovative forms of communication. As a health communicator, Andrea is eager to help write a newer narrative of healthcare, in which individuals are empowered through access, technology, and education to improve their own health and the health of their community.