Sarah Linnan, MA
Assistant Researcher

Sarah LinnanSarah Linnan is a Senior Research Specialist with the University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute. She is currently serving as the evaluator for two Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) funded grants for the Wisconsin Department of Health Services. The focus of these grants is to reduce the non-medical use of prescription drugs in Wisconsin through implementation of evidence-based strategies and an increase in statewide systematic surveillance. Additionally, Sarah is working on the evaluation of the Center for Predictive Computational Phenotyping (CPCP).

Prior to her current projects, Sarah worked on evaluation efforts in several areas including substance abuse prevention, substance abuse treatment (SBIRT), health information exchanges, criminal justice, and community health surveys. Sarah earned a BS in Communication Studies from the University of Wisconsin - La Crosse and an MA in Health Studies from The University of Alabama.

Recent Publications

Sarah Linnan, Becca Tuholski, and D. Paul Moberg (September 2016). "Strategic Prevention Framework Partnerships for Success II: Final Evaluation Report". Prepared for the Wisconsin Department of Health Services.

Contact Information

Sarah M. Linnan
UW Population Health Institute
610 Walnut Street, 989 WARF
Madison, WI 53726

Phone: (608) 263-2680
Email: linnan@wisc.edu