Emily Oshima Lee
Emily Oshima Lee is a Policy Analyst with the Health Policy team at American Progress. Her work focuses primarily on analyzing and developing policies related to creating a higher-value health care system. Emily’s work has appeared in The New England Journal of Medicine and Annals of Internal Medicine. Prior to joining American Progress, Emily served as a national program coordinator with the International Group of the YMCA of the USA. Her experience also includes work with the science, medical, and public health group of the American Medical Association in Chicago, Illinois, where she worked on Affordable Care Act policies with an emphasis on health outcomes for vulnerable populations. Emily’s prior experience also includes work with low-income, HIV-positive families in a managed-care setting. Originally from Hawaii, Emily holds a master’s degree from the University of Chicago and a B.A. from Northwestern University.