Health Policy Roundup: Federal Policy Analysis and Priorities


Jennifer B. Alton, MPP
Pathway Policy Group, President

Yvette Fontenot, MPP
Avenue Solutions, Partner

Katie Keith, J.D., MPH
Health Policy and the Law Initiative, O’Neill Institute for National and Global Health Law, Georgetown University Law Center, Director

Cindy Mann, J.D.
Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP, Partner

Rodney L. Whitlock, J.D.
McDermott+Consulting, Vice President

Rachana Pradham (moderator)
Kaiser Health News, National Correspondent

Experts and Analysts

Jack Hoadley, Ph.D., M.A.
Georgetown University Health Policy Institute, Research Professor Emeritus

Sonja Nesbit, MPA
FTI Consulting, Managing Director

Ipsita Smolinski, MBA, MPH
Capitol Street, Founder and Managing Director

Nicholas Uehlecke
Todd Strategy Group, Principal

Kristin Welsh
Welsh Rose, LLC, Founding Partner


Jennifer Boulanger, MPP
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, Office of Legislation, Deputy Director

Carrie H. Colla, Ph.D., M.A.
Congressional Budget Office, Director of Health Analysis

John Dicken, MPA
U.S. Government Accountability Office, Director of Health Care

Melanie Egorin, Ph.D., M.A.
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Assistant Secretary for Legislation


Marilyn Bartlett, CPA, CMA, CFM, CGMA
National Academy for State Health Policy, Senior Policy Fellow

Eliot Fishman, Ph.D.
Families USA, Senior Director of Health Policy

Joshua Gordon, Ph.D.
Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget, Director of Health Policy

Liz Hamel
KFF, Vice President and Director of Public Opinion and Survey Research

Mark Hamelburg
America’s Health Insurance Plans, Senior Vice President of Federal Programs

Pamela Roberto, Pharm.D, Ph.D., MPP
PhRMA, Vice President of Policy and Research

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