Health Policy

Julie Reynolds

  • Research Fellow in Residence, Health Policy Research Program
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Preventive and Community Dentistry


Julie Reynolds is a board-certified specialist in Dental Public Health and her research is focused on aspects of access and quality of dental care, including Medicaid policy, dental workforce, dental quality measurement and improvement, and teledentistry. At the College of Dentistry, she teaches dental students about public health dentistry and teaches in the graduate program in Dental Public Health. She is also a practicing dentist and provides clinical care to patients in the Faculty General Practice clinic at the College of Dentistry.

Research Interests

  • Dental healthcare system and policy
  • Oral health disparities
  • Social determinants of oral health
  • Global oral health

Educational Background

  • MS, Dental Public Health, University of Iowa, 2013
  • Certificate, Global Health Studies, University of Iowa, 2013
  • DDS, University of Iowa, 2011