Director of Scientific Communications
Innovation and Value Initiative

Mr. Linthicum is Director of Scientific Communications for the Innovation and Value Initiative (IVI), where he brings both scientific training as a researcher and expertise in communications and strategic planning to bear on the scope of IVI’s activities. Mr. Linthicum has over 10 years of experience in health policy and public health, with experience in policy-facing research in diverse therapeutic areas, including oncology, hepatology, infectious disease, and nutrition. His work has been published in leading journals of economics, medicine, and health policy including JAMA Oncology, Health Affairs, Chest, and Health Services Research. He earned his Master’s degree in public policy from the University of Southern California and his bachelor’s degree in Anthropology from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.