M.P.H., Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University
B.E., Vanderbilt University
Jane Branscomb is a senior research associate at the Georgia Health Policy Center. She began working with the GHPC in 2005 and joined the staff in 2008. Jane reviews and analyzes policy on a range of topics, from health promotion and public health planning to health reform, with keen interest in high-leverage opportunities to advance health equity and remove barriers to health. Her systems thinking and visual communication skills help stakeholders make sense of quantitative information and complex data. In addition, she supports clients with technical assistance in using simulation models, planning and conducting evaluations, and facilitating strategic planning. Jane’s professional background includes materials engineering in alternative energy systems and executive leadership in the nonprofit, social justice sector. She received her Master of Public Health degree from Emory University and holds a Bachelor of Engineering from Vanderbilt University.