Stephen Zuckerman, Ph.D., is a senior fellow and codirector of the Health Policy Center at the Urban Institute. He has studied health economics and health policy for almost 30 years and is a national expert on Medicare and Medicaid physician payment, including how payments affect enrollee access to care and the volume of services they receive. Dr. Zuckerman is currently examining how payment and delivery system reforms can affect the availability of primary care services, and studying the implementation and impact of the Affordable Care Act. He received his Ph.D. in economics from Columbia University.
Codirector and Senior Fellow, Urban Institute Health Policy Center