Ph.D., Yale University
M.P.H., Tulane University
Angela Snyder joined the Georgia Health Policy Center in 2006. Her research involves child health policy analysis, development, and evaluation. She has more than a decade of public health experience working for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). In her last assignment as a program analyst for the National Immunization Program, she participated in planning and monitoring national performance measures for childhood immunizations.
She received her Ph.D. from Yale University in Health Policy with an epidemiology concentration; she received a grant from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration for her dissertation which looks at employment outcomes for individuals receiving substance abuse treatment. Her current research focuses on evaluating policy options for increasing health insurance coverage for children and evaluating the quality of care received by children enrolled in Georgia’s PeachCare for Kids (CHIP) program. Angela also co-directs the Georgia Public Health Research and Surveillance for Hemoglobinopathies (PHRESH) project with the Georgia Department of Public Health and is the research and evaluation director for the Center of Excellence in Child and Adolescent Behavioral Health.