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David Rousseau

Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation
Vice President and Executive Director of Policy Media and Technology
David Rousseau is Vice President and Executive Director of Health Policy Media and Technology for the Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation. He oversees the Foundation’s health policy media programs, including Kaiser Health News and all journalism programs, and directs the Foundation’s technology and online activities. Previously, he was Director of the Foundation’s statehealthfacts.org project and was an Associate Director of the Kaiser Commission on Medicaid and the Uninsured. He has been a member of the adjunct faculty of the George Washington University School of Public Health as a Lecturer in the department of Health Policy, and has served on numerous task forces and advisory groups for the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, the National Academy of Sciences, and the City of New Orleans. His work has appeared in journals including Health Affairs and the Journal of the American Medical Association, where he created and edits the monthly “Visualizing Health Policy” series in partnership with the Journal. He has spoken on health policy and journalism topics at a wide range of conferences and events. Prior to joining the Foundation, he worked as a consultant at The Lewin Group.