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Sam Leiper

Project Director
Phone: (603) 862-1511
Office: UNH CHHS Institute for Health Policy and Practice, Hewitt Hall Rm 202, Durham, NH 03824

Samantha Leiper is a Project Director at the Institute for Health Policy and Practice, where she currently works on projects related to Long Term Care and Aging, Health Law and Policy, and telehealth. Sam graduated from UNH with a bachelor's degree in Political Science in 2017 and a Master of Public Administration in 2018. Before joining IHPP, she interned with the NH Department of Health and Human Services and with the Alzheimer's Association MA/NH Chapter. Sam's interests include enhancing access to quality person-centered care, strengthening supports for caregivers, and legislation and public policy.


  • M.P.A., University of New Hampshire
  • B.A., Political Science, University of New Hampshire