Caldwell B. Esselstyn Chair in Health Policy

Established in 1994, the Caldwell B. Esselstyn Chair in Health Policy is held by the Institute’s Director.
The Chair supports multiple activities at the Institute with a particular focus on support and development
of health policy scholars through training, career development, and pilot grant funding. The Chair is also
intended to support dissemination of Institute research and analysis to policy makers, academics, health
care providers, and the media with a particular focus on issues related to prevention, cost containment,
 access to care, and health issues that impact children and youth.