Sabrina K. H. How is a former senior research associate for The Commonwealth Fund Health System Scorecard and Research Project, a three-person research team based in Boston at the Institute for Healthcare Improvement with responsibilities for developing and producing national, state and sub-state regional analyses on health care system performance and related insurance and care system market structure analyses. Ms. How also served in this capacity from 2006 until July 2010 when the project team was created. She was also program associate for two programs, Health Care in New York City and Medicare's Future. Prior to joining the Fund in 2002, Ms. How was a research associate for a management consulting firm focused on the healthcare industry. Ms. How holds a B.S. in biology from Cornell University and an M.P.A. in health policy and management from New York University.