Senior Health Care Reform Director, AARP Office of Policy and Strategy

Joyce Dubow is Senior Advisor in AARP’s Office of Policy and Strategy, where she is responsible for a broad health portfolio related to AARP’s health care reform initiatives. She has had a special focus on private health plans in the Medicare program, health care quality and consumer decision making. She serves on numerous standing committees and task forces that address quality improvement and measurement under the auspices of the National Quality Forum, the National Committee for Quality Assurance, the Joint Commission, Hospital Quality Alliance, the AQA, and others.

Previously, Dubow was the Executive Vice President of the Georgetown University Community Health Plan, a university-sponsored prepaid group practice plan. She was also the Director of Policy and Legislation in the federal Office of Health Maintenance Organizations. Dubow holds a BA in Political Science from the University of Michigan and a Masters in Urban Planning from Hunter College of the University of the City of New York.

Dubow contributed to the Markle Common Framework for Networked Personal Health Information.


Markle Affiliations

  • Health Collaborator
  • Markle Connecting for Health Steering Group
  • Markle HIE Advisory Committee
  • Work Group on Consumer Access Policies
  • Work Group on Consumer Engagement