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Jason Coates is a health policy analyst at the American Public Health Association (APHA). At APHA, Jason conducts research on the Affordable Care Act, health system reform, and public health law. He has delivered presentations on the ACA to professional and academic audiences and is currently developing resources to inform public health practitioners on the process of health reform. Before starting at APHA, Jason was a public policy associate at the National Hispanic Council on Aging, where he researched, wrote, and advocated for policies to improve the health and economic security of Hispanic older adults. He graduated from George Washington University Law School and the University of Chicago.