Elizabeth Blair is a research and management associate for the Center for Elder Care and Advanced Illness at Altarum Institute, where she and her team work to move America toward a more a reliable and affordable care system for frail elders and their caregivers.
Before joining the Center, she was a research assistant at the Long-Term Quality Alliance, where her work included co-planning a roundtable and co-writing briefs on the status of uniform assessment in the long-term care and post-acute sectors, as well as collaborating with other staff to plan a briefing on the Improving Medicare Post-Acute Transformation Act (the IMPACT Act). She also served as a research associate with the Long-Term Care Commission, where she helped draft the Commission’s report, writing about a broad array of subjects in the field.
Ms. Blair is a member of the American Society on Aging and an associate member of the National Academy of Social Insurance.
She received her master of public policy degree from the Heller School for Social Policy and Management at Brandeis University and her bachelor of arts in psychology and women’s studies from Skidmore College in Saratoga Springs, New York.