Kelsey Owsley is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Health Policy and Management at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences and a member of the Winthrop P. Rockefeller Cancer Institute. Dr. Owsley’s research focuses on health policy issues and hospital decision-making related to access to care for safety-net populations. She aims to use rigorous quasi-experimental research designs to inform policies designed to efficiently improve access to care for low-income and rural populations, particularly for patients diagnosed with cancer. She received her doctorate in Health Services Research from the Colorado School of Public Health and her MPH in Health Promotion and Policy from the University of Missouri-Columbia.