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Emily Dunuwila


Health Initiatives Coordinator

Pronouns: She/Her


  • MSEd
  • LMT (licensed massage therapist)


  • Bachelors of Arts (BA) in Urban Studies, Vassar College
  • Masters of Science in Education (MS.Ed), University of Pennsylvania

Professional interests:

Emily has over 8 years of experience as a wellness educator and practitioner and has worked with a range of adult and young adult audiences, including administrators in the School District of Philadelphia, clinicians-in-training at Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University, and many K-12 and college student groups. She has developed programs and tools to help people manage stress, including the Calm Space afterschool program at West Philadelphia High School and the Embodiment Toolbox, a guide to mind-body connection, which is used as a teaching tool by the Office of School and Community Partnerships at Penn Graduate School of Education.

Personal interests:

Emily enjoys exploring nature trails with her dog, Auggie, and relaxing indoors with her cat, Febbie. You can find her doing any number of hands-on hobbies, like making essential oil blends and attempting to bake bread. Having practiced as a licensed massage therapist in Maine and Pennsylvania since 2016, Emily is currently pursuing her New York State license.



Skorton Center for Health Initiatives


Level 6

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