Health Policy

Julie Reynolds

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


Julie Reynolds' research is focused on the effects of health care reform on dentistry and access to dental care, as well as dental workforce trends in Iowa. Reynolds co-teaches a service-learning course that includes oral health promotion activities in central Mexico, and she is a dentist at the Geriatric and Special Needs Clinic and the Faculty General Practice Clinic at the College of Dentistry and Dental Clinics.

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