Marguerite Burns, PhD

Associate Professor, Department of Population Health Sciences

Dr. Burns is a health services researcher whose work concerns the interplay between public health insurance design, health care policy, and health care outcomes for vulnerable populations. Her current research projects include an examination of the role of Medicaid coverage on post-incarceration health and reincarceration outcomes; an evaluation of providing parity-consistent coverage in Medicaid on mental health and substance use disorder treatment use; and the development and assessment of common metrics for opioid use disorder treatment prevalence and quality within a multi-state Medicaid research network.