Scientific Advisory Board

John Ayanian (Chair), MD, MPP
Professor, Medicine and Health Care Policy, Harvard Medical School
Professor, Health Policy and Management, Harvard School of Public Health

Charles L. Bennett, MD, PhD, MPP
Endowed Chair, Center for Economic Excellence in Medication Safety and Efficacy
South Carolina College of Pharmacy

George Browman, MD, M.Sc., FRCPC
Medical Oncologist, BC Cancer Agency, Vancouver Island Centre
Clinical Professor, Health Care and Epidemiology, University of British Columbia

Andreas Laupacis, MD, MSc, FRCPC
Executive Director, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute of St. Michael’s Hospital, Ontario
Professor, Department of Medicine, University of Toronto
Professor, Department of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, University of Toronto

Joseph Lipscomb, PhD
Professor, Department of Health Policy and Management, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University
Health Research Scientist, Atlanta Veterans Affairs Medical Center
Co-Program Director, Cancer Control and Population Sciences Program, Winship Cancer Institute, Emory University

Lee N. Newcomer, MD, MHA
Senior Vice President, United Health care
Chairman, Park Nicollet Health Services

Arnold Potosky, PhD
Director, Health Services Research, Cancer Control Program, Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center

Jack Tu, MD, M.Sc., PhD, FRCPC
Senior Scientist, Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences
Professor, Departments of Medicine, Public Health Sciences, and Health Policy, Management & Evaluation, University of Toronto
Attending Physician, Division of Cardiology and General Internal Medicine, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre

Joan Warren, RN, PhD
Epidemiologist, Health Services and Economics Branch, National Cancer Institute