Adrienne, a California native, received a B.A. in Economics from the University of California in 2012. Following graduation, she worked as a research assistant for Jonathan Gruber at the National Bureau of Economic Research on a variety of projects pertaining to health care exchanges as well as decomposing individuals’ health plan choices. In a different role, Adrienne also advised hospitals on how to improve their clinical effectiveness.
Currently she is exploring how disadvantaged patients’ with chronic conditions access care in the primary care setting. In addition to research, Adrienne is also a National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellow.