Selena E. Ortiz

Selena E. Ortiz

Assistant Professor

Gregory H. Wolf Professor of Health Policy and Administration

601L Donald H. Ford Building
University Park, PA 16802

Office Phone: (814) 863-8041

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Broadly, Dr. Ortiz's research examines the determinants of population health policy formation, including problem recognition, the formulation of policy proposals, and politics. Specifically, Dr. Ortiz uses mixed methods to examine how cognitive frames and values influence policy agenda setting, public deliberation, and individual health care decision-making.

Dr. Ortiz's research has been published in Medical Care (in press), American Journal of Public Health, Journal of Preventive Medicine, and Public Health Reports. She currently serves on the advisory committee of the Nation’s Health, the official publication of the American Public Health Association.