Sarah Linnan, MS
UW Population Health Institute
610 Walnut Street, 989 WARF Building
Madison, WI 53726
Sarah Linnan is an Assistant Researcher 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.
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.