Austin Frakt
Author, Committee Member, Member

Austin Frakt, Ph.D.

Health Economist and Director - Partnered Evidence-Based Policy Resource Center; HSR Journal

Austin Frakt, Ph.D., is a Health Economist and Director of the Partnered Evidence-based Policy Resource Center... Read Bio

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Board Member, Committee Member

Elizabeth M. Yano, Ph.D., MSPH

Adjunct Professor - UCLA

Elizabeth Yano, Ph.D., M.S.P.H. is the Director of the VA HSR&D Center for the Study of Healthcare Innovation,... Read Bio

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Joel C. Cantor, Sc.D.

Distinguished Professor - Rutgers University

Joel Cantor is a Distinguished Professor of Public Policy and the founding Director of the Center for State He... Read Bio

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Maribel Cifuentes, R.N., B.S.N.

Portfolio Director - Colorado Health Foundation

Maribel Cifuentes is a portfolio director at the Colorado Health Foundation, where her work focuses on transfo... Read Bio


Linda Cummings, Ph.D.

Partner - Health Network Research Group

Linda Cummings is a partner in the Health Network Research Group, which provides customized research and imple... Read Bio

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Dominick Esposito, Ph.D.

Vice President, Health - Insight Policy Research

Dominick Esposito is Vice President, Health, at Insight Policy Research. Read Bio

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Abigail Ferrell, J.D., M.P.A.

Public Health Analyst - Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Abigail Ferrell is an attorney and public health analyst with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s... Read Bio

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William Gardner, Ph.D.

Professor - University of Ottawa

William Gardner is a child psychologist, statistician, and mental health services researcher. Read Bio

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Don Goldmann, M.D.

Chief Medical and Scientific Officer - Institute for Healthcare Improvement

Dr. Goldmann is Chief Medical and Scientific Officer at the Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI) and Cli... Read Bio

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Committee Member, Presenter

Joy Lewis, M.S.W., M.P.H.

Senior Vice President - Institute for Diversity and Health Equity, American Hospital Association (AHA)

Joy A. Lewis, MSW, MPH, is senior vice president, health equity strategies and executive director, Institute f... Read Bio

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Jennifer Manganello, Ph.D., M.P.H.

Associate Professor - University at Albany, State University of New York

Jennifer Manganello, Associate Professor in the School of Public Health at University at Albany, State Univers... Read Bio

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Frank H. Martin, Ph.D.

Researcher - Mathematica Policy Research

Frank H. Martin is a researcher at Mathematica Policy Research and affiliated with the Center for Studying Dis... Read Bio

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Felicia E. Mebane, Ph.D., M.S.P.H.

Executive Director - Norfolk State University

Felicia E. Mebane is the Executive Director of the Dr. Patricia Lynch Stith Student Success Center at Norfolk ... Read Bio

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Zachary F. Meisel, MD MPH MSHP

Director and Associate Professor - Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

Zachary F. Meisel, MD MPH MSHP is director of the Center for Emergency Care Policy Research and Associate Prof... Read Bio

Karen Minyard
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Karen Minyard, Ph.D.

Director - Georgia Health Policy Center

Karen Minyard, Ph.D., has been director of the Georgia Health Policy Center (GHPC) since 2001 and is also a re... Read Bio

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Wendy Opsahl, Ph.D.

Vice President - Atlas Research

As a Vice President at Atlas Research, Wendy Opsahl manages initiatives in knowledge translation, health marke... Read Bio

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Yulia A. Strekalova, Ph.D., M.B.A.

Research Assistant Professor - University of Florida

Yulia A. Strekalova is Research Assistant Professor in the College of Journalism and Communications at the Uni... Read Bio

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Robin Strongin

Co-Founder - The Center for Contemporary Political Art

Robin Strongin is co-founder of the Center for Contemporary Political Art. Read Bio

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Mike Wilson, Ph.D.

Assistant Director - McMaster Health Forum

Mike Wilson is the assistant director of the McMaster Health Forum at McMaster University. Read Bio