COVID-19 Expert List


Joe Antos
American Enterprise Institute, Wilson H. Taylor Scholar in Health Care and Retirement Policy

Craig Burns
America’s Health Insurance Plans’ Center for Policy and Research, Vice President of Research

Anshu Choudhri
Blue Cross Blue Shield Association, Executive Director

Sara R. Collins
The Commonwealth Fund, Vice President of Health Care Coverage and Access

Sabrina Corlette
Georgetown University Center on Health Insurance Reforms, Co-Director

Julie Goon
Anthem, Senior Vice President of Public Affairs

Larry Levitt
Kaiser Family Foundation, Executive Vice President for Health Policy

Ira Loss
Washington Analysis LLC, Senior Health Care Analyst

Mark Miller
Arnold Ventures, Executive Vice President of Health Care

Lori Shoaf
Blue Cross Blue Shield Association, Managing Director of Federal Relations

Josh Seidman
Avalere, Managing Director

Christen Linke Young
Brookings, USC-Brookings Schaeffer Initiative for Health Policy Fellow

Lauren Vela
Pacific Business Group on Health, Senior Director, Member Value

Federal, State, and Local Governments Response

Adriane Casalotti
National Association of County and City Health Officials, Chief of Government and Public Affairs

Rhea Farberman
Trust for America’s Health, Director of Strategic Communications and Policy Research

Heidi Furness
Leavitt Partners, Director of Administrative Services

Claire Hannan
Association of Immunization Managers, Executive Director

Kate Johnson
National Governors Association, Program Director, Healthcare Cost and Coverage

Rebecca Katz
Georgetown University, Professor, Director of the Center for Global Health Security

Michael Leavitt
Leavitt Partners, Founder
Contact: Heidi Furness,

John O’Brien  
South Capitol, Partner 

Carolyn Mullen
Association of State and Territorial Health Officials, Senior Vice President of Government Affairs and Public Relations

Rachel Nuzum
The Commonwealth Fund, Vice President of Federal and State Health Policy

Andrew M. Rosenberg
Thorn Run Partners, Partner and Co-Founder

Billy Wynne
Wynne Health Group, Chairman

Jeff Wu
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, Center for Consumer Information and Insurance Oversight, Deputy Director

Treatment and Care Delivery

Asaf Bitton
Ariadne Labs, Executive Director

Ellen Bubak
Ascension, Operations Chief of Staff

Mary Cappabianca
The Permanente Medical Group, Senior Communications Consultant

Sean Cavanaugh
Aledade Inc., Chief Administrative Officer

Carolina DeFlilippo
CareMount Medical, Assistant Medical Director

Nancy Foster
American Hospital Association, Vice President for Quality and Patient Safety Policy

Mark Howell
American Hospital Association, Senior Associate Director for Policy

Charley John
Walgreens, Director, U.S. Public Policy

R. Shawn Martin
American Academy of Family Physicians, Senior Vice President, Advocacy, Practice Advancement and Policy

Janis M. Orlowski
Association of American Medical Colleges, Chief Health Care Officer

Stephen Parodi
The Permanente Medical Group, Executive Vice President of External Affairs, Communications, and Brand
Contact: Mary Cappabianca,

Erin Richardson
Federation of American Hospitals, Vice President and Associate General Counsel

Eric Schneider
The Commonwealth Fund, Senior Vice President for Policy and Research

Melissa Schulman
CVS Health, Senior Vice President Government and Public Affairs

Richard Stone
Veterans Health Administration, Executive in Charge
Contact: Alan Greilsamer,

Testing and Surveillance

Rudolf Blankart
University of Bern Center of Competence for Public Management (KPM), Professor of Regulatory Affairs

James S. Blumenstock
Association of State and Territorial Health Officials, Chief Program Officer for Health Security

Joseph N.S. Eisenberg
University of Michigan School of Public Health, John G. Searle Endowed Chair and Professor of Epidemiology

Shreya Kangovi
University of Pennsylvania Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics, Senior Fellow

Aaron Miri
The University of Texas at Austin Dell Medical School and UT Health Austin, Chief Information Officer

Anand Parekh
Bipartisan Policy Center, Chief Medical Advisor

K.J. Seung
Partners in Health Massachusetts COVID-19 Response, Chief of Strategy and Policy

Angela Shen
U.S. Public Health Service, Captain (ret), Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Vaccine Education Center, Visiting Scientist

Reed Tuckson
Tuckson Health Connections, Managing Director


Patricia Pittman
George Washington University, Milken Institute School of Public Health, Fitzhugh Mullan Professor of Health Workforce Equity

Supply Chain

Erin Fox
University of Utah Health Drug Information and Support Services, Senior Pharmacy Director

Christopher Bouquet
Bouquet Law Office, Attorney

Rena Conti
Boston University Institute for Health System Innovation and Policy, Associate Research Director of Biopharma and Public Policy

Thomas Cosgrove
Covington, Partner

Licy Do Canto
APCO Worldwide, Managing Director

Erin Fox
University of Utah Health Drug Information and Support Services, Senior Pharmacy Director

Dan Kistner
Vizient, Inc., Group Senior Vice President of Pharmacy Solutions

Nicolette Louissaint
Healthcare Ready, Executive Director

Steven Lucio
Vizient Inc., Vice President of the Center for Pharmacy Practice Excellence


Bethanne Fox
The Commonwealth Fund, Vice President of Outreach and Strategy

Lisa Kim
Stanford University, Media Relations Specialist

David Radley
The Commonwealth Fund, Senior Scientist of Tracking Health System Performance
Contact: Bethanne Fox,

Nirav Shah
Stanford University, Adjunct Professor
Contact: Lisa Kim,

Kathleen Winter
University of Kentucky, Assistant Professor for the Department of Epidemiology

Older Adults

Edo Banach
National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization, President and CEO

Robin Caruso
CareMore Health, Chief Togetherness Officer

Daniel Davis
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Policy Analyst at the Administration for Community Living

Richard Feifer
Genesis Physician Services, President

Terry Fulmer
The John A. Hartford Foundation, President
Contact: Marcus Escobedo,

Lisa Grabert
Marquette University, Professor of Research

Vicki Gottlich
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Director of the Center for Policy and Evaluation

Vincent Mor
Brown University School of Public Health, Florence Pirce Grant University Professor at the Department of Health Services

Matt Pantell
University of California San Francisco, Assistant Professor

Tanya Shah
The Commonwealth Fund, Vice President of Delivery System Reform

Alison Silvers
Center to Advance Palliative Care, Vice President of Payment and Policy

Alissa Wassung
God’s Love We Deliver, Director of Policy and Planning

Rural Health

Michael Brumage
Cabin Creek Health Systems, Medical Director

J. Scott Graham
Three Rivers Hospital, Chief Executive Officer

June Sargent
A Healthier Rural West, Chief Impact Officer

Jacob C. Warren
Mercer University Center for Rural Health and Health Disparities, Director

Treatment and Vaccine Deployment

Esther Krofah
FasterCures, Executive Director

Kenzie A. Cameron
Northwestern Feinberg School of Medicine, Research Professor

Lisa A. Cooper
John Hopkins School of Medicine and Bloomberg School of Public Health, Bloomberg Distinguished Professor

Mark McClellan
Duke-Margolis Center for Health Policy, Senior Fellow and Director
Contact: Suky Warner,

Richard Moscicki
Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America, Executive Vice President of Science and Regulatory Affairs

Jewel Mullen
The University of Texas at Austin, Dell Medical School, Associate Dean for Health Equity

Anne Pritchett
Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America, Senior Vice President of Policy and Research

L.J. Tan
Immunization Action Coalition, Chief Strategy Officer

Hemi Tewarson
Duke-Margolis Center for Health Policy, Visiting Senior Policy Fellow