Linnea I. Laestadius
Dr. Linnea I. Laestadius is an Associate Professor of Public Health Policy and Administration in the Zilber School of Public Health at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee (UWM). Her research focuses on the application of qualitative methods to issues at the intersection of policy, communication, and health equity. Her prior work has focused on tobacco promotion and inequities, youth mental health and social media, and behaviors and policies related to COVID-19.
This project will evaluate the impact of resolutions declaring racism a public health crisis on subsequent policy development and implementation.