Peter Shin, Ph.D., M.P.H., is an associate professor of health policy and research director for the Geiger Gibson/RCHN Community Health Policy Program at George Washington University. He focuses on the study of community health systems and integration of care for vulnerable populations and is the author of nearly 100 health policy reports on safety-net systems, community health centers, health disparities, health care financing, and economic factors related to care delivery and population health. Dr. Shin is an expert in survey design, the management and analysis of data, policy analysis, and program evaluation and has provided technical assistance to federal, state, and local agencies and organizations. He received his M.P.H. in epidemiology and Ph.D. in public policy from George Washington University.