Stacy Torres
May 14, 2019

Stacy Torres has a new op-ed published in the Los Angeles Times, "Happy 'Other' Mother's Day," which celebrates the contributions of "other" mothers, such as aunts, teachers, grandmothers, and other community members, and mentions the work of sociologists Patricia Hill Collins, Carol Stack, and Madonna Harrington Meyer:

March 07, 2019

SBS is thrilled to announce that Stella Aguinaga Bialous will be joining our ladder-rank faculty and teaching in health policy. Stella is a native of Brazil and has been working internationally on cancer and tobacco control policy for several years. She has been involved with the WHO and the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control, the only United Nations’ treaty on a public health topic, since its planning stages and continues to provide policy advice to a range of countries and professional organizations.

October 23, 2018

I Confronted Mitch McConnell And Interrupted Susan Collins. And I’ll Do It Again.

Guest Writer

“How many stories do you have to hear before you believe survivors?” I asked Sen. Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) last Tuesday.

His answer? Deafening silence.

Alliance President and CEO Sarah Dash (left) with 2018 Alliance Annual Dinner Awardees. From left to right: Sarah Dash, Melanie Anne Egorin, Holly Harvey, Nick Uehlecke, Lori Wing-Heier, and Joseline Peña-Melnyk. Photo by Joy Asico.
October 04, 2018

Sociology doctoral program alum (class of  2004) Melanie Anne Egorin, Ph.D., deputy staff director, House Committee on Ways and Means Subcommittee on Health has been awarded a Bipartisan Congressional Staff Award from the Alliance for Health Policy. The Alliance for Health Policy is a nonpartisan, not-for-profit organization dedicated to helping policymakers and the public better understand health policy, the root of the nation’s health care issues, and the trade-offs posed by various proposals for change.