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Leonard D. Schaeffer

Judge Robert Maclay Widney Chair and Professor, University of Southern California

Leonard D. Schaeffer is the Judge Robert Maclay Widney Chair and Professor at the University of Southern California in Los Angeles, California.  Schaeffer former served as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of WellPoint, Inc. (now Anthem, Inc.), then the largest health insurance company in the United States.  Earlier in his career, Schaeffer worked for the federal government as Administrator of the Healthcare Care Financing Administration (now the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services) in the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, with responsibility for the federal Medicare and Medicaid programs.  Schaeffer currently serves as a director of Quintiles Transnational Holdings, Inc. and scPharmaceutals Inc., and also serves on the boards of the Brookings Institution, the RAND Corporation, and the University of Southern California, as well as the Board of Fellows of Harvard Medical School. Schaeffer is a member of the Institute of Medicine of the National Academy of Sciences

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