Judith's work with the Fund during her international fellowship will focus on future models of care and patient population management.
Judith is a senior researcher and professor emerita at the University of Oregon. Over the past 30 years she has focused her research on consumer choices and behaviour in health care. She has a particular interest in testing approaches that give consumers and patients more knowledge and control over their health and health care.
Judith advises many health care organisations, foundations, and initiatives. She has served on several advisory panels and commissions, including the National Advisory Council for the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, the National Health Care Quality Forum, the United Health Group Advisory Panel, and the National Advisory Council for the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation.
She holds a masters degree in public health from the University of California, Los Angeles, and her doctoral degree is from the School of Public Health at the University of California, Berkeley.