Fellows

Sarah B. GarrettAlyssa Mooney, PhD, MPH

Alyssa Mooney, PhD, MPH, is a social epidemiologist who studies the impact of social policy on health equity. Her work has focused on the effects of California's criminal justice reforms on system involvement and health across race/ethnicity and geography, and how eligibility restrictions perpetuate inequities. She received her PhD in epidemiology from the University of California, San Francisco, and public policy training at the University of California, Berkeley.

 

 

 

 

Sarah B. GarrettSarah B. Garrett, PhD
 
Sarah B. Garrett, PhD, is a medical and cultural sociologist who studies how individuals navigate health challenges and healthcare institutions. She received her PhD from the University of California, Berkeley. Her past work has spanned diverse clinical conditions (e.g., pregnancy, advanced cancer, dementia, chronic pain) and has included methodological work to improve the conduct and communication of qualitative research. As a Fellow, Sarah will focus on the implementation and effects of interventions intended to reduce maternal mortality in the U.S., particularly among communities disproportionately affected by it.