Jane Sarasohn-Kahn is a health economist, advisor and trend-weaver supporting organizations at the intersection of health, technology and people. Jane advises on strategy via environmental analysis, scenario and strategic planning. Jane’s clients are all stakeholders in health: technology, bio/life sciences, providers, plans, retail, financial services, food and consumer goods.
She founded the Health Populi blog in 2007, celebrating a decade and over 1,800 blog posts in September 2017. Jane sits on the advisory boards of CanSurround, CAQH Health Efficiency Index, Center for Health Policy and Media Engagement at George Washington University, the Health 2.0 Conference, healthBank, Onboard Health, Stupid Cancer, and WEGO Health.
Jane is also on the Board of The Clinic, a free clinic for residents in her community. Jane is a frequent speaker and also contributes to the Huffington Post and Healthcare IT News. Jane has been named one of the Top 100 Influencers and Brands in Digital Health, one of the Top 100 Influential Economists in the World, one of the Top 5 Women in Healthcare Blogs, one of 40 Healthcare Transformers, and one of 25 Health Care Leaders You Should Follow on Twitter, among other recognitions.
Jane did her health economics graduate work at the University of Michigan, along with her undergraduate degrees. While Jane loves her work, she is even more passionate about family and home, Slow Food, her local CSA, playing with LEGOs, and living a full and balanced life. Follow Jane on Twitter @healthythinker.