Sarah Wetter, JD, MPH is a Senior Consultant with the Network for Public Health Law’s Western Region Office. She also serves as a Fellow with the O’Neill Institute for National and Global Health Law at Georgetown University. She holds a JD from the Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law at Arizona State University (ASU), and her MPH from the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.
Sarah has previously worked with the Center for Health and Homeland Security at the University of Maryland. In this role, she consulted with state and local health departments on preparing for disasters and emergencies via law and policy. She has also worked as a Research Scholar with ASU’s Center for Public Health Law and Policy, and a staff attorney with the Network for Public Health Law. In these roles, she helped provide technical legal assistance to state and local policymakers seeking to implement evidence-based strategies to improve public health. She has published numerous articles on public health law topics including emergency preparedness, food and nutrition, and preemption.