Dr. Mark B. McClellan works closely with the Healthcare sector.
Dr. McClellan is Senior Fellow, Director of the Engelberg Center for Healthcare Reform, and Leonard D. Schaeffer Director's Chair in Health Policy Studies at the Brookings Institution. Dr. McClellan is also a visiting faculty member at Harvard Business School and the LBJ School of Public Affairs at the University of Texas.
Dr. McClellan has a highly distinguished record in public service and in academic research. He is the former administrator for the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (2004-2006) and the former commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration (2002-2004). He also served as a member of the President's Council of Economic Advisers and senior director for health care policy at the White House (2001-2002).
In the Clinton administration, Dr. McClellan was deputy assistant secretary of the Treasury for economic policy from 1998-1999, supervising economic analysis and policy development on a range of domestic policy issues.
Dr. McClellan was also an associate professor of economics and associate professor of medicine (with tenure) at Stanford University, from which he was on leave during his government service. Dr. McClellan is a Member of the Institute of Medicine of the National Academy of Sciences, a Research Associate of the National Bureau of Economic Research, and a member of the Advisory Boards of the National Institute on Aging, the American Heart Association, and Research!America.
A graduate of the University of Texas at Austin, Dr. McClellan earned his M.P.A. from Harvard's Kennedy School of Government in 1991, his M.D. from the Harvard-MIT Division of Health Sciences and Technology in 1992, and his Ph.D. in economics from MIT in 1993.