Lindsay Allen is an assistant professor in the Department of Emergency Medicine at the Feinberg School of Medicine at Northwestern University, as well as in the Buehler Center on Health Policy & Economics. Much of her work emphasizes improving healthcare access and outcomes for vulnerable populations. She is the co-Principal Investigator for West Virginia’s Medicaid 1115 Substance Use Disorder Waiver Evaluation. Allen is a graduate of the Johns Hopkins University, the University of Chicago, and Emory University. Prior to her graduate work, she worked in the pharmaceutical industry, and was a senior healthcare technology analyst for the ECRI Institute.