HLSA Seminar Series - Community Health Center Availability and the Use of Medical Care
Sandra Decker has been an economist at the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality since 2015, following 10 years at CDC’s National Center for Health Statistics. Her research focuses on the effects of state Medicaid policy on access to health care and has been published in Health Affairs, the Journal of the American Medical Association, the Journal of Health Economics, the American Journal of Health Economics and other outlets. She was a recipient of the CDC Shepard Award for excellence in scientific achievement and a two-time recipient of the CDC Billah Award for economic research. Dr. Decker earned a Ph.D. in economics from Harvard University.