Sandy H. Ahn is an Associate Research Professor at the Center on Health Insurance Reforms (CHIR) at Georgetown’s Health Policy Institute. She analyzes state and federal efforts to reform private health insurance, including implementation of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) and corresponding rules. Her focus is on state and consumer experiences with health care reform with an emphasis on access to coverage.
Before joining CHIR, Ms. Ahn was a supervising attorney and adjunct professor at the Harrison Institute for Public Law, Georgetown University Law Center for five years where she focused on public health law and policy. Prior to coming to Georgetown, she worked in health care governance, risk, and compliance at the Washington Hospital Center and Strategic Management, LLC. From 2000 to 2004, she had various roles: a policy compliance analyst at a nonprofit organization coordinating organ transplants in the U.S., a law associate, and a law clerk.
Ms. Ahn holds a J.D. from the University of Richmond and a Masters of Law (LL.M.) with honors from Georgetown University Law Center. She received her B.A. from the University of Virginia. She is a member of the Virginia and D.C. bar. She lives in Oak Hill, Virginia with her husband, son, and whippet.