Expert Participants

Takashi Nagata

Takashi Nagata is an emergency physician who responded with the Japan Medical Association to the earthquake, tsunami, and nuclear crises that rocked Japan in March 2011. He also is a former fellow with the Takemi Program in International Health at Harvard School of Public Health.

David Morgan

David Morgan was the moderator for the Forum’s discussions on The Presidential Election Results: Implications for U.S. Healthcare, the 2014 U.S. Midterm Elections and The U.S. Healthcare Law Rollout. David Morgan is the Washington healthcare policy correspondent for Reuters. During a long career with the international news agency, he has served in several capacities including White House Read More…

W. David Montgomery

Mr. Montgomery was a panelist for the Forum’s discussion on Smog or Jobs? W. David Montgomery is Senior Vice President of NERA Economic Consulting in Washington D.C. His recent work includes studies of Green Jobs and the costs and benefits of Clean Air Act regulations and testimony on these issues before Committees of the U.S. Congress. He Read More…

John McDonough

John E. McDonough, DrPH, MPA is Professor of Public Health Practice in the Department of Health Policy & Management at Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health and Director, Executive and Continuing Professional Education, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health

Marie McCormick

Marie McCormick is a pediatrician with a second doctorate in health services research. Her research has focused on the effectiveness of perinatal and neonatal health services on the health of women and children with a particular concern in the outcomes of very premature infants.

Roger McClellan

Mr. McClellan was a panelist for the Forum’s discussion on Smog or Jobs? Roger McClellan is an advisor to public and private organizations on air quality issues. He has published extensively and is an internationally recognized authority in the fields of inhalation toxicology, aerosol science and human health risk analysis. He has served in advisory roles to Read More…

Wendy Mariner

Ms. Mariner was a panelist for the Forum’s discussion on What Now? Health Care after the Supreme Court’s Decision. Wendy Mariner is the Edward R. Utley Professor of Health Law and Faculty Director of the JD-MPH dual degree program. She is also Professor of Law at BU School of Law and Professor of Socio-Medical Sciences at BU School of Read More…

Leonard Marcus

Leonard Marcus is founding Director of the Program for Health Care Negotiation and Conflict Resolution at Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health.

JoAnn Manson

Dr. Manson was a panelist for the Forum’s discussions on Boosting Vitamin D, Women and Heart Disease, Sugar, Salt and Supplements,  Rethinking Cholesterol, and Supplements and Health. JoAnn E. Manson is Professor of Medicine and the Elizabeth Fay Brigham Professor of Women’s Health at Harvard Medical School. She also is Professor in the Department of Epidemiology, Harvard T.H. Chan Read More…

Scott Malone

Scott Malone was the moderator for the Forum’s discussions on Gun Violence, E-cigarette Regulation, Race, Criminal Justice and Health, Ebola, Legalizing Marijuana, and Preventing Gun Violence, Climate Change, Opioids and Addiction, and Gun Violence Epidemic: Protecting the Public’s Health. Scott Malone is the Boston-based editor in charge for general news overseeing the northeastern United States, where he covers everything from Read More…