Kemi Alli, MD
Dr. Kemi Alli graduated from Rutgers the State University of NJ in 1991. She went on to attend medical school and residency at UMDNJ, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School in New Brunswick, NJ. Dr. Alli has been the Chief Executive Officer at Henry J. Austin Health Center, a federally qualified health center, since May 2015. Prior to becoming the CEO she was the Chief Medical Officer from 2008 to 2015. However she has been a board certified pediatrician practicing at Henry J. Austin for over 18 years.
Recently she has led several primary care enhancement initiatives to reduce health disparities, improve patient health outcomes and access to care. One such initiative decreased wait times from 37 days for an established patient to get an appointment to just under 2 days. She currently presents this work to colleagues from across the nation. She is continuing this transformative re-design of the health care delivery process at Henry J. Austin by implementing an integrated health care system including both substance misuse/abuse and behavioral health care illnesses and treatment in the primary care medical home.
Dr. Alli is an active member of the community working on the board of directors for Thomas Edison State University and several other not-for-profit agencies in the city; including the Trenton Health Team, Inc (THT) working on initiatives like advance access scheduling, reducing inappropriate ED utilization and implementing a city wide health information exchange system. She also actively serves on several committees including Horizon NJ Health’s quality peer review committee and utilization management committee; and the Mercer County Integrated Care Collaborative, which is a group of mental health providers collaborating to provide a model of integrated primary and mental/behavioral health care.
Throughout the years through all her work, Dr Alli’s sole goal has been and continues to be to help improve the quality of life for the residents in the great city of Trenton.