About Me

I am interested in improving the health and healthcare of veterans and other populations involved in the criminal justice system.


Andrea Finlay, PhD, is a Research Health Scientist at the Center for Innovation to Implementation (Ci2i), VA Palo Alto Health Care System, and an Affiliated Researcher at the National Center on Homelessness Among Veterans, U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs. Her research focuses on identifying and addressing gaps in access, engagement, and quality of health care among justice-involved Veterans.


Pennsylvania State University – 2011

PhD in Human Development & Family Studies

San Francisco State University – 2006

MA in Developmental Psychology

University of California, Berkeley

BA in Interdisciplinary Field Studies


Phone: 650-493-5000 x23426