Public Policy - Healthcare

Jennifer Nord Mallard (CSB '94, M.A. - American University '96)

Director, Federal Government Affairs at Mayo Clinic

Develops and executes Washington DC policy and political strategy for issues focusing on inpatient and outpatient hospital and physician payments, research funding, teaching hospital reimbursements, and system delivery reforms and innovations. Represents Mayo's academic, educational, and group practice divisions and departments as well as its fully owned subsidiaries (medical college, insurance company, clinical lab, and medical devices and pharmaceutical patents) in actively pursuing legislative and regulatory success and responding to congressional and administrative requests. Leads and coordinates public and formal reactions to legislative, regulatory, and administrative activities.