Beth McGinty

Dr. Beth McGinty is an Associate Professor in the Department of Health Policy and Management at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. Her research focuses on evaluation of the implementation and outcomes of mental health and substance use policy. For example, she is currently conducting a NIDA-funded study evaluating the implementation, enforcement, and outcomes of states laws designed to curb high-risk opioid prescribing. She is also leading a NIHM-funded study evaluating implementation strategies to improve somatic care coordination and delivery in Maryland’s Medicaid health home program, which is a program created through the Affordable Care Act health home waiver. At Johns Hopkins, Dr. McGinty serves as the Associate Director of the ALACRITY Center for Health and Longevity in Mental Illness and the Deputy Director of the Center for Mental Health and Addiction Policy Research.