Expert List: Medicare

The Alliance continuously updates our expert lists on key topics in health policy.

We are also happy to assist journalists who are seeking an expert on a specific topic. Reporters and editors should call the Alliance at 202/789-2300 or email us at for help finding an expert.

Joseph Antos, Wilson H. Taylor scholar in health care and retirement policy, American Enterprise Institute, 202/862-5938,

Robert Berenson, institute fellow, Urban Institute, 202/261-5709,

Lisa Bielamowicz, chief medical officer, The Advisory Board, 202-266-6340,

Shawn Bishop, vice president, controlling health care costs and advancing Medicare, The Commonwealth Fund, 202/292-6740,

Cristina Boccuti, associate director, Program on Medicare Policy, Kaiser Family Foundation, 202/347-5270

Tom Bradley, chief, Health Systems and Medicare Cost Estimates Unit, Congressional Budget Office, 202/226-9010,

Randall Brown, director, health research, Mathematica Policy Research, 609/275-2393,

Craig Burns, vice president, research, America’s Health Insurance Plans, 202/778-8503,

Stuart Butler, senior fellow, The Brookings Institution, 202/238-3183,

James Capretta, resident fellow and Milton Friedman chair, American Enterprise Insititute,

Michael Cannon, director of health policy studies, Cato Institute, 202/789-5200,

Sean Cavanaugh, chief administrative officer, Aledade, Inc., 347/886-4080,

Juliette Cubanski, associate director, Program on Medicare Policy, Kaiser Family Foundation, 650/854-9400

Karen Davis, director, Roger C. Lipitz Center for Intergrated Care, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 410/502-6082,

Judy Feder, fellow, Urban Institute Health Policy Center, 202/261-5709,

Marsha Gold, independent consultant, senior fellow emeritus, Mathematica Policy Research,

Kate Goodrich, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, 410-786-6841,

Douglas Holtz-Eakin, President, American Action Forum, 202-559-6420,

Gretchen Jacobson, associate director, Program on Medicare Policy, Kaiser Family Foundation, 202/347-5270

Mark McClellan, director, Robert J. Margolis Center for Health Policy, Duke University, 202-621-2817,

Mark Miller, executive vice president of health care, Arnold Ventures,

Robert Moffitt, senior fellow, Heritage Foundation, 202/608-6210,

Marilyn Moon, institute fellow and director, Center on Aging, American Institutes for Research, 301/592-8600,

Tricia Neuman, senior vice president, Kaiser Family Foundation, 202/347-5270,

Leigh Purvis, director, health services research, AARP, 202/360-1681,

John Rother, president and CEO, National Coalition on Health Care, 202/638-7151,

Tom Scully, general partner, Welsh Carson Anderson and Stowe, 212/893-9594,

Chuck Shih, senior officer, The Pew Charitable Trusts, 202/540-6300,

Judith Stein, executive director, attorney, Center for Medicare Advocacy, 860/456-7790, 

Paul Van de Water, senior fellow, Center on Budget and Policy Priorities, 202/408-1080,

Bruce Vladeck, former administrator, Health Care Financing Administration, 917/583-0835,

Timothy A. Waidman, senior fellow, Urban Institute Health Policy Center, 202/261-5709,

Gail Wilensky, senior fellow, Project HOPE, 301/347-3902,

Stephen Zuckerman, codirector, Urban Institute Health Policy Center, 202/261-5709,