Grace Bagwell Adams

Health Policy & Management, Institute of Gerontology
Assistant Professor

Curriculum Vitae

Health Policy & Management, Institute of Gerontology

  • Education
    • Doctor of Philosophy, Public Administration and Policy, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia
    • Master of Public Administration, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia
    • Bachelor of Arts, Converse College, Spartanburg, South Carolina
  • More About

    Member, Graduate School Faculty
    Member, UGA Obesity Initiative
    Affiliate, UGA Institute of Gerontology
    Affiliate, Owens Institute for Behavioral Research

  • Areas of Expertise

    Dr. Bagwell-Adams’s area of specialty is food and obesity policy.

  • Honors, Awards, and Achievements
    • 2014 – Professor of the Year, Department of Public Administration & Policy
    • 2013, 2014, 2017 – Faculty Mentor, Fels Institute of Government Policy Challenge Finalists
  • Affiliations
    • Association for Public Policy and Management
    • American Society for Health Economics
    • International Health Economics Association
    • American Political Science Association
    • European Group for Public Administration
    • Midwestern Political Science Association
    • Southern Political Science Association
  • Course Instruction
    • HPAM 3600: Introduction to Health Policy
    • HPAM 8900: Women’s Health Policy
    • PADP 8650: Social Insurance
    • PADP 7110: Research Methods
    • PADP 8640: Program Evaluation
    • Poverty Policy in the United States, Community Development, and Local Government Practicum
  • Research Interests
    • Food Assistance policy
    • Obesity policy
    • Effect of Health Policy on vulnerable populations
    • Program Evaluation