Reginald Tucker-Seeley, M.A., Sc.M., Sc.D. is the inaugural holder of the Edward L. Schneider chair in gerontology and Assistant Professor in the Leonard Davis School of Gerontology at the University of Southern California (USC). He leads the Tucker-Seeley Research Lab at USC, which conducts research focused on social determinants of health and health disparities across the life course. Dr. Tucker-Seeley has a longstanding interest in the impact of health and social policy on racial/ethnic minorities and across socioeconomic groups.  He has experience working on local and state level health disparities policy, and in the measuring and reporting of health disparities at the state level.  Dr. Tucker-Seeley was a 2017-2018 Robert Wood Johnson Health Policy Fellow in Washington, D.C.  with a fellowship placement in the United States Senate.