Event 2203 SS&H, Andrews Conference Room

Scarcity in the Land of Plenty: Healthcare in California’s San Joaquin Valley
Michelle Ko, Assistant Professor, Department of Public Health Sciences

Michelle Ko is a faculty affiliate and member of the Center for Poverty Research Executive Committee. Dr. Ko looks at how policy, healthcare, and our social structure are interconnected,  and their impacts on disadvantaged communities. She has conducted research on a variety of topics, including the healthcare safety net, Medicaid, long-term care, access to healthcare for minority populations, diversity in medical education, and the healthcare workforce.