Sarah Sheehan MPA


Research Team

Sarah Sheehan, MPA


Master of Public Administration, The University of Georgia

Bachelor of Arts, International Affairs; Bachelor of Arts, Political Science, The University of Georgia

Sarah Sheehan is a Research Associate at the Duke-Margolis Center for Health Policy working on biomedical innovation, medical product development, and regulatory science initiatives. Sarah’s work at the Center focuses primarily on the ethics of biomedical research and key considerations underpinning regulatory decision-making.

Before joining Duke-Margolis, Sarah was a Health Policy Analyst at the United States Government Accountability Office (GAO) and a Researcher at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). At GAO and CDC, Sarah’s research covered policies related to antimicrobial innovation and healthcare-associated infections.