John E. McDonough, Dr.P.H., is executive director of Health Care For All, a Massachusetts consumer health advocacy organization. While completing this project, he was an associate professor at the Heller School at Brandeis University. Prior to that, he served as a member of the Massachusetts House of Representatives between 1985 and 1997. He holds a doctorate in public health from the University of Michigan and a master in public administration from Harvard University. Dr. McDonough can be contacted at email@example.com.