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Dayna Bowen Matthew

Law School Dean and Professor

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Dayna Bowen Matthew JD, PhD is the Dean and Harold H. Greene Professor of Law at the George Washington University Law School. Dr. Matthew is a leader in public health and civil rights law. She is the author of the book Just Medicine: A Cure for Racial Inequality in American Health Care, and Just Health: Treating Structural Racism to Heal America Dr. Matthew has held many public policy roles. She served as senior adviser to the director of the Office of Civil Rights for the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, and was a member of the health policy team for U.S. Sen. Debbie Stabenow of Michigan. Dr. Matthew graduated with an AB in economics from Harvard-Radcliffe, obtained a JD from the University of Virginia, and a PhD in health and behavioral sciences from the University of Colorado at Denver.

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