Linda Sprague Martinez, PhD
Linda is an associate professor of Macro Social Work Practice at the Boston University School of Social Work. Her work bridges social work, public health, and medicine, examining how assets can be recognized and leveraged by communities to improve living environments and health. She is specifically interested in examining asset-based strategies to tackle health inequities.
Recognizing the historical roots of health inequities — and why social workers bring a valuable perspective to solving intractable healthcare challenges