Local news may have contributed to a lack of understanding of the ACA....more
Sarah Gollust, PhD is Associate Professor, Health Policy & Management at the University of Minnesota School of Public Health. She is a social scientist studying the intersections of communication, politics, and health policy. In her past research, Gollust has examined the roles of news media and public opinion within significant health policy issues, including obesity, health disparities, the Affordable Care Act, and cancer screening. She is an Associate Director of the Interdisciplinary Research Leaders, a new Robert Wood Johnson Foundation program to support leaders engaged in research to advance health equity.