Jason Kong

Jason Kong

Jason Kong is Program Manager in the Office of Diversity & Inclusion (ODI) at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia.

Locations: Main Campus
Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467)

Background

Jason Kong is Program Manager in the Office of Diversity & Inclusion (ODI) at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. He has been with CHOP since January 2018. In this role, he is responsible for managing a portfolio of diversity programs, initiatives, and workshops that help create an inclusive and diverse workforce, strengthening the CHOP brand in the marketplace, and ensuring culturally competent services for our patients and families.  

Prior to CHOP, Jason was at the Office of Diversity, Culture and Inclusion at the Mailman School of Public Health at Columbia University, where he coordinated programs and workshops dedicated to the development of public health practice that reflects a commitment to health equity. Jason began his career at the University of Delaware in various roles with Residence Life and Housing, the Center for Black Culture, and the University Student Centers. In those units, he contributed in diversity programming, training development, and supporting underrepresented populations.   

Jason earned his master’s in Higher Education Administration from University of Delaware. He earned his Bachelors of Science in Biochemistry from Stockton University. Jason is excited to be back in Philadelphia, for he was originally from the Overbrook Park neighborhood. 

Education and Training

Undergraduate Degree

BS in Biochemistry - Stockton University, Galloway, NJ

Graduate Degree

MA in Higher Education Administration - University of Delaware, Newark, DE

Titles and Academic Titles

Program Manager

Departments and Services