Noelle Pineda joined Stanford Health Policy in June 2010 as a research assistant. She is currently working on a quality indicator project focusing on measures of care coordination with Kathryn McDonald and on research examining trends in the hospitalizations of children with special healthcare needs with Paul Wise. During her undergraduate career, she was an intern for The Program on Prevention Outcomes and Practices at the Stanford Prevention Research Center. She graduated from Stanford University in 2010 with a B.A. with honors in Human Biology and a minor in History.