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Expertise: Social determinants of health, poverty, mobility, health disparities

Rejane Frederick is an associate director for the Poverty to Prosperity Program at American Progress. Previously, she was a research associate in the health policy and management department at George Washington University (GWU). Prior to joining GWU, Frederick served as an assistant program manager at CommonHealth ACTION and the Institute for Public Health Innovation, where she provided programmatic leadership, support, and subject matter expertise, including facilitation and technical assistance to local governments, public and private health coalitions, community-based organizations, and grassroots coalitions. Frederick also worked at the National Urban League’s Washington, D.C., bureau and began her career in the U.S. Senate in the office of Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-OH) as a legislative staffer, focusing on the areas of health, civil rights, criminal justice, and social policy.

Frederick is a graduate of Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health and Juniata College, where she completed a master’s of public health in health equity, systems thinking/modeling, and social epidemiology, and a bachelor’s in public health and comparative politics.

By Rejane Frederick
Water as a Human Right: How Philadelphia Is Preventing Shut-Offs and Ensuring AffordabilityCenter for American ProgressNovember 8, 2017
5 Ways President Trump and Congressional Republicans Are Betraying VeteransCenter for American ProgressSeptember 26, 2017
The Racial Wealth Gap: An Old and Enduring LegacyRealClearPolicySeptember 25, 2017
Keeping Our Promise to America’s Vets by Saving MedicaidCenter for American ProgressJuly 25, 2017
The Impact of the Senate Health Care Bill on Veterans: State-by-State BreakdownCenter for American ProgressJune 27, 2017
The Impact of the AHCA on Veterans: State-by-State BreakdownCenter for American ProgressJune 22, 2017
3 Communities that Would Be Devastated by Trump’s Threats Against Sanctuary CitiesCenter for American ProgressApril 25, 2017
10 Ways President Trump’s Agenda Will Harm His Supporters in Rural and Small-Town AmericaCenter for American ProgressMarch 16, 2017
Three Ways to Ensure That an Infrastructure Plan Benefits Workers, Not Wall StreetCenter for American ProgressDecember 6, 2016