Samantha Artiga

Director, Disparities Policy Project

Associate Director, Program on Medicaid and the Uninsured

Washington, DC

Samantha Artiga serves as Director of the Disparities Policy Project at the KFF and Associate Director for the KFF’s Program on Medicaid and the Uninsured. Ms. Artiga leads research and policy analysis to provide greater insight into healthcare disparities affecting underserved groups and strategies to promote equity in health care. In addition, she serves as a national expert on Medicaid and CHIP and directs work on eligibility policy at the federal and state level and outreach and enrollment as well as on emerging program issues, including implementation of the Affordable Care Act, Section 1115 waivers, and coverage and access for vulnerable populations, including homeless individuals and immigrants.