Naomi Lopez is the Vice President for Healthcare Policy for the Goldwater Institute, where she leads the Institute’s efforts to implement federal and state healthcare reforms that benefit all Americans.
Her work focuses on a broad range of healthcare issues, including the Right to Try, off-label communications, pharmaceutical drug pricing, supply-side healthcare reforms, the Affordable Care Act, Medicaid, and 21st-century healthcare innovation.
Lopez has 25 years of experience in policy and has previously served at organizations including the Illinois Policy Institute, the Pacific Research Institute, the Institute for Socioeconomic Studies, and the Cato Institute.
A frequent media guest and public speaker, Naomi has authored hundreds of studies, opinion articles and commentaries. She holds a B.A. in economics from Trinity University in Texas and an M.A. in government from Johns Hopkins University.