Elam is a health policy and management leader with deep expertise in the financing and delivery of health care to vulnerable populations. Presently, Elam is CEO and Plan President of Amerigroup, District of Columbia, a Medicaid managed care plan. She previously served in the office of the Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation, directing the Office of Disability, Aging and Long-Term Care Policy (DALTCP) in the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS).
Khaldun is a physician, and chief medical executive and chief deputy director for Health, State of Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS). In these roles, she provides medical guidance for the State of Michigan and oversees the Population Health, Medical Services, Aging and Adult Services, and Behavioral Health and Developmental Disabilities administrations. Before joining MDHHS in 2019, she served as Director of the Detroit Health Department.
IHPI Director Dr. John Ayanian said, “We are delighted to add these two talented professionals to our IHPI National Advisory Board. Their wealth of knowledge and experiences will help us continue to address the most pressing questions facing healthcare today and make a difference in improving the health of individuals and communities across our nation and around the world.”