Wikistrat Expert Dr. Adam Powell

Dr. Adam Powell

President of Payer

Dr. Adam Powell is a health care economist who consults for the health insurance and hospital industries. He examines issues concerning technology, operations, and firm decision making. He has consulted for three of the five largest health insurance networks and is an active member of the Healthcare Council of the consulting firm Gerson Lehrman Group (GLG). Dr. Powell’s insights have been featured on CNN, NBC News, Reuters, and numerous other outlets.

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Biography

Dr. Adam Powell is a health care economist who consults for the health insurance and hospital industries. He examines issues concerning technology, operations, and firm decision making. Dr. Powell is a member of the adjunct faculty of Northeastern University, where he teaches students in the Health Informatics Graduate Program. During March 2013, he will serve on the Visiting Faculty of the Indian School of Business, where he will teach MBAs about health information technologies. Dr. Powell’s insights have been featured on CNN, NBC News, Reuters, The Christian Science Monitor, Yahoo! Finance, Becker’s Hospital Review, Healthcare Finance News, Minyanville, Seeking Alpha, and numerous other outlets.

Dr. Powell has consulted for three of the five largest health insurance networks and is an active member of the Healthcare Council of the consulting firm Gerson Lehrman Group (GLG). Prior to founding Payer+Provider, Dr. Powell built the payer practice of Penn Biotech Group. Over his career, he has worked for Humana, Microsoft, Oliver Wyman Health & Life Sciences, and UBS Wealth Management USA. Outside of work, he exhibits art and studies Mandarin Chinese.

Wikistrat Analytic Community
Dr. Adam Powell is a Senior Analyst in Wikistrat’s Analytic Community

Academic Qualifications:
Ph.D. in Health Care Management & Economics from the University of Pennsylvania M.A. in Health Care Management & Economics from the University of Pennsylvania S.B. in Management Science from Massachusetts Institute of Technology S.B. in Writing from Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Areas of Expertise:
Global Health and Healthcare
Economics
Epidemiology
United States
China
India

Contact:
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