Heather Angier, MPH

Heather Angier joined the Department of Family Medicine in 2009. She is currently the project manager on an R01 grant titled "Family's Access to Medical Care and Impact of Insurance Lapses on Children and Youth (FAMILY)." The grant was funded to assess the impact a parent's health insurance coverage status has on their children's receipt of health care services. Heather has spent over eleven years working in academia and is versed in quantitative and qualitative research methodology. She also has expertise in project management and regulatory compliance for research involving human subjects.

Recent publications

Angier H, DeVoe, JE, Tillotson C, Wallace L, Gold R. 2012. Trends in Health Insurance Status of US Children and Their Parents, 1998-2008. Maternal and Child Health Journal. Sep 27. [Epub ahead of print]. 

Angier H, Wiggins N, Gregg J, Gold R, DeVoe JE. 2013. Increasing the relevance of research to underserved communities: lessons learned from a retreat to engage community health workers with researchers. Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved. May;24(2):840-9. 

Angier H, DeVoe JE, Tillotson CJ, Wallace LS. 2013. Changes in health insurance for US children and their parents: comparing 2003 to 2008. Family Medicine. Jan;45(1):26-32.  

Casciato A, Angier H, Milano C, Gideonse, Gold R, and DeVoe, JE. 2012. Are Pediatric Quality Measures too Stringent? Journal of the American Board of Family Medicine. 25(5):686-93. 

Gold R, Angier H, Mangione-Smith R, Gallia C, McIntire P, Cowburn S, Tillotson C, DeVoe JE. 2012. Feasibility of Evaluating the CHIPRA Quality Care Measures in Electronic Health Record Data. Pediatrics. 130:139–149. 

Devoe JE, Tillotson CJ, Angier H, Wallace LS. 2013. Recent Health Insurance Trends for US Families: Children Gain While Parents Lose. Maternal and Child Health Journal. Jul 2. [Epub ahead of print].  

Yamauchi M, Carlson MJ, Wright BJ, Angier H, DeVoe JE. 2013. Does Health Insurance Continuity among Low-income Adults Impact their Children's Insurance Coverage? Maternal and Child Health Journal. Feb;17(2):248-55.