Josh Seidman, Senior Vice President, Avalere Health, advises clients on health delivery and payment innovation with a focus on using information technology to guide value-based care models. He applies his background in quality, health IT, and patient engagement to accountable care delivery system transformation and new payment models. Prior to joining Avalere, Josh was a Managing Director at Evolent Health, where he supported large delivery system clients in quality measurement and performance improvement around clinical transformation, patient engagement, and population health management programs. Prior to that, Josh was a Director of Meaningful Use at the Department of Health and Human Services in the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology, the founding President of the Center for Information Therapy, and Director of Measure Development at NCQA. Josh holds a PhD and an MHS in Health Policy and Management from Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health and a BA from Brown University. Josh is a Past President of the Society for Participatory Medicine and was a William B. Ziff Fellow for patient engagement with the Center for Advancing Health.