Tara McKay, PhD, is a sociologist and assistant professor of Medicine, Health & Society at Vanderbilt University. Her research examines the social, political and economic contexts that shape health and health policy with a focus on LGBT and other marginalized populations.

Recent Posts by Tara McKay

Two Things Health Researchers And Allies Can Do Right Now To Advance LGBT Research

Now more than ever, it is important to make the data we do have count, and create the data that others count on by conducting LGBT-inclusive research.

The Social Costs Of Repealing The ACA

Much of the debate surrounding ACA will likely continue to center on costs and access to insurance. But there is also a less visible and ultimately consequential social cost of uninsurance for Americans.