Susan Bartlett Foote
Susan Bartlett Foote is Professor Emeritus at the School of Public Health, Department of Health Policy and Management at the University of Minnesota. She serves on the Board of Haemonetics, Inc., a publicly traded medical device company.
Prior to her current faculty position, she was a consultant on health policy in Washington, D.C., a Robert Wood Johnson Health Policy Fellow, a senior health advisor to a U.S. Senator, and on the faculty of the Haas School of Business, University of California. Foote is a widely known and respected expert on health policy. She is the author of Managing the Medical Arms Race and numerous articles on medical technology policy, Medicare, federal/state relations and health reform.
She has served as an advisor to many federal agencies, including the Food and Drug Administration, National Institutes of Health, Office of Science and Technology Policy, the Centers for Medicare and Medical Services and the Institute of Medicine.
She attended Smith College, holds bachelor of arts and master of arts degrees from Case Western Reserve University, and a law degree from the University of California, Berkeley School of Law (Boalt Hall). Professor Foote resides in St. Paul, Minn., with her spouse, David Durenberger.