National Advisory Committee - Sustainable Health Spending Strategies 

National Advisory Committee - Sustainable Health Spending Strategies

Committee Members

To assist in guiding the transition of the United States to sustainable health spending growth by tracking spending, analyzing solutions, and advocating for meaningful change, Altarum has formed a National Advisory Committee drawn from health care leaders and experts in health policy and health economics.

Tom E. Getzen, Ph.D., Chair

Executive Director, International Health Economics Association
Professor Emeritus of Risk
Temple University

Ana Aizcorbe, Ph.D.

Senior Research Economist
U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis, Washington, DC

Joseph Antos, Ph.D.

Resident Scholar
Wilson H. Taylor Scholar in Health Care and Retirement Policy
American Enterprise Institute

Linda T. Bilheimer, Ph.D.

Assistant Director for Health and Human Resources
Congressional Budget Office

We mourn the passing of Linda Bilheimer, who died on November 11, 2016. Linda was a consummate professional whose thoughtful and respected analyses informed national health policy, and who generously shared her time and expertise with us and many others. She will be greatly missed.

Ceci Connolly

President & CEO
Alliance of Community Health Plans (ACHP)

Ezekiel J. Emanuel, MD, Ph.D.

Vice Provost and Levy University Professor
University of Pennsylvania
Center for Bioethics

Paul Ginsburg, Ph.D.

Norman Topping Chair in Medicine & Public Policy
Professor of the Practice of Health Policy & Management, Price School of Public Policy
University of Southern California

Ziad R. Haydar, MD, MBA

Chief Medical Officer
Ascension Health

Karen Ignagni

President and Chief Executive Officer

David Lansky, Ph.D.

President & Chief Executive Officer
Pacific Business Group on Health

Len M. Nichols, Ph.D.

Director of the Center for Health Policy Research and Ethics
Professor of Health Policy
College of Health and Human Services
George Mason University

Michael J. O'Grady, Ph.D.

Senior Fellow
NORC at the University of Chicago

Uwe E. Reinhardt

James Madison Professor of Political Economy
Professor of Economics and Public Affairs at Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs
Princeton University

We mourn the loss of Uwe Reinhardt, who died on November 13, 2017. Uwe was a remarkable person; a deep thinking and creative scholar, a kind and gentle man, a witty and shrewd advisor, and a good friend. We were honored to have him speak at our symposia and share his wisdom with us.

Jon Skinner, Ph.D.

John Sloan Dickey Professor, Department of Economics
Dartmouth College

Gene Steuerle, Ph.D.

Institute Fellow and Richard B. Fisher Chair
The Urban Institute

Judith R. Lave, Ph.D.*

Professor of Economics
Graduate School of Public Health
University of Pittsburgh

* Denotes National Advisory Committee Alumni status