Sarah Martin-Anderson, Ph.D.
Adjunct Professor of Health Administration
305E Bloch Heritage Hall
Areas of expertise: Health Program Evaluation, Research Methods, Social Policy Analysis, Health Disparities Research
Dr. Sarah Martin-Anderson is an adjunct professor of Health Administration at the Henry W. Bloch School of Management.
Dr. Martin-Anderson received her Ph.D. in public policy from the Goldman School of Public Policy at the University of California, Berkeley. She also received a Master of Public Policy and a Master of Public Health degree (Epidemiology) from UC Berkeley and a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from California State University, Bakersfield. Her research concerns the social determinants of health inequalities, specifically as it pertains to early childhood, pregnancy and birth. Prior to coming to UMKC, Dr. Martin-Anderson was part of a research collaborative focusing on the health outcomes of extremely premature infants in an urban Neonatal Intensive Care Unit. She was also a policy analyst at the Alameda County Department of Public Health in Oakland, CA.
Her research can be found in Social Science and Medicine, as well as Breastfeeding Medicine, as well as numerous governmental publications in California.
Dr. Martin-Anderson will teach graduate level courses in Health Program Evaluation, Health Economics, and a course on the Social Determinants of Health Inequalities.