Goke Akinniranye

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Policy Analyst
Santa Monica Office


M.A. in applied psychology, New York University; B.A. in psychology, Southern Methodist University


Olamigoke "Goke" Akinniranye is a policy analyst at the RAND Corporation. His academic background is in psychology, and his research interests include racial disparities in health and education, academic achievement, career and college readiness, and educational program evaluation. He has contributed to many education projects and is also the research assistant for the Southern California Evidence-based Practice Center (SCEPC). Akinniranye received his M.A. in applied psychology from New York University.

Selected Publications

Sangeeta C. Ahluwalia, Christine Chen, Laura Raaen, Aneesa Motala, Anne M. Walling, Margaret Chamberlin, Claire O'Hanlon, Jody Larkin, Karl Loren, and Susanne Hempel, "A Systematic Review in Support of the National Consensus Project Clinical Practice Guidelines for Quality Palliative Care, Fourth Edition," Journal of Pain and Symptom Management, 56(6), 2018