Sofia Hinojosa
Sofia Hinojosa
Research Analyst
Health Policy Center

Sofia Hinojosa is a qualitative research analyst in the Health Policy Center at the Urban Institute. Her research focuses on health equity, Medicaid, maternal health, food access, and immigration policy. She is also part of Urban’s Partnering for Vaccine Equity (P4VE) Learning Community team, where she supports resource events for community partners working to advance equity in adult vaccination access and comanages the Hispanic/Latinx Community of Practice.

Before joining Urban, Hinojosa completed health policy fellowships at Carnegie Mellon University and the University of Michigan School of Public Health. She graduated with honors from American University, where she earned a BA in public health and a certification in community-based participatory research.

Research Areas
Health and health care
Race and equity
Social safety net
Medicaid and the Children’s Health Insurance Program 
Immigrant access to the safety net
Federal, state, and local immigration and integration policy
Health equity
Public health