Semret Seyoum M.P.H.
Senior Research Associate
Semret Seyoum is a Senior Research Associate at George Washington University (GW). She manages the CF Health Insurance Study (CF-HIS) under the guidance of Dr. Marsha Regenstein. CF-HIS is a mixed-methods research project funded by the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation that explores insurance coverage and access to care issues for the Cystic Fibrosis population. Her work at GW has centered on health policy research related to coverage and access to care for vulnerable populations. Examples of the projects she has managed include a qualitative research project funded by Kaiser Permanente on collaborations around value based payment systems between hospitals and community health centers serving the safety net, and a mixed-methods, comparative research project funded by the Patient-Center Outcomes Research Institute on models of cancer survivorship care. Semret is a PhD candidate in the Public Policy and Public Administration program at GW, with a concentration in Health Policy. She received her Masters in Public Health from Columbia University.