Melissa Romaire

Name:  Melissa Romaire

 

School Attended While Participating in the Student Fellows Program:  University of Washington

 

Contact E-mail: melissa.romaire@gmail.com

 

Areas/Topics of Interest in MCH:  Systems of primary care and patient-centered care for children, both with and without special healthcare needs; public insurance programs for children

 

Current Research/Area of Study:  The influence of the pediatric medical home on health care expenditures, preventive care for youth, and the reduction of health disparities

 

Current Work:  I am currently in the 3rd year of a doctoral program in health services research, and I work as a research assistant at Group Health Research Institute where I am examining the effectiveness of different reminder letters for mammography.

 

Future Work:  I will continue to pursue my doctoral studies.