Engage with Sadie Friday
Sadie Friday is the lead applications analyst working with Way to Health. In this role, she helps design, plan, and execute the implementation of a diverse portfolio of clinical and research programs. She was previously a clinical research coordinator at the Palliative and Advanced Illness Research (PAIR) Center, where she supported the build and launch of the Healthy Lungs smoking cessation trial.
Prior to joining Penn, Sadie worked in quality management for a large and diverse network of Title X-funded family planning clinics in the Philadelphia five-county region. She remains passionate about both reproductive health and health care quality improvement, and brings those perspectives into her daily work here at Penn.
Sadie earned her bachelor's degree in psychology at Arcadia University, where she focused her research on feminist theories of psychology and behavioral neuroscience. Outside of work, Sadie enjoys bird watching, flea markets, reading, and spending time with her tiny dog. She believes in whimsy as a core value and tries to bring a bit of it to all her endeavors.