Started on staff: 2020
B.A., summa cum laude, Susquehanna University; J.D. and Law & Public Policy certification, summa cum laude, Catholic University of America Columbus School of Law
Maribeth stands up for the public interest in Oregon, working to advance the High Value Health Care campaign. A recent transplant, Maribeth is delighting in all the new hiking trails she gets to explore and photograph.
Posts by Maribeth Guarino
The Third Year of the Oregon Prescription Drug Transparency Program Demonstrates Gaps and Brings New Tools
New white paper makes recommendations for Oregon’s public option
OSPIRG comments on prescription drug transparency and health care consolidation rules
Health Care Advocate Maribeth Guarino is part of two rulemaking committees formed as part of bills OSPIRG helped pass last session.
New report: Trouble in the Air: Oregon experienced elevated levels of polluted air in 2020
According to a new report from Environment Oregon Research & Policy Center, Frontier Group and OSPIRG Foundation, the Portland metro area suffered through 55 days of elevated air pollution in 2020. Eugene experienced 73, and Klamath Falls and Harney County both saw over 100. Air pollution increases the risk of premature death, asthma attacks, cancer and other adverse health impacts.