I'm an Assistant Professor of Health Management and Policy at the University of Iowa. I received my PhD in health policy and management from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and completed a fellowship in health services research at Brown University. I've worked previously as the Asst. Director of Health Policy for the Assoc. of Clinicians for the Underserved, and as a policy research assistant with the March of Dimes Office of Government Affairs in Washington, DC. I'm a 2003 graduate of the University of Georgia with a degree in biology and a 2006 graduate of the George Washington University with a masters in health policy.