Aunyika Moonan, PhD
Aunyika Moonan, PhD, CPHQ, is the executive director of data and measurement with the South Carolina Hospital Association (SCHA). Dr. Moonan provides her expertise in data measurement, analysis, reporting and performance improvement techniques to our SC hospitals, SCHA staff and local/state and national partnerships. Dr. Moonan is officially trained as an epidemiologist and collaborates with multiple organizations on healthcare initiatives and quality and safety work.
She is also a liaison for the South Carolina Revenue and Fiscal Affairs Office (RFA), where she works closely with the research staff regarding South Carolina’s health and demographics data. Prior to joining SCHA, Aunyika worked at the Carolinas Center for Medical Excellence as an epidemiologist/senior analytic associate.
She graduated with a BA from Emory University and then continued on to obtain a Master’s of Science in Public Health (MSPH) and a PhD in epidemiology from the University of South Carolina. She is currently a Certified Professional in Health Care Quality (CPHQ) and a member of multiple state and national organizations. Aunyika is happily married to Robert Moonan, PhD. Together they have a daughter named Alana.