ciate Dean of the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs at Princeton University. Dr. Trussell is the author or coauthor of more than 175 scientific publications, primarily in the areas of reproductive health and demographic methodology. His recent research has been focused in three areas: emergency contraception, contraceptive failure, and the cost-effectiveness of contraception. Dr. Trussell received his Ph.D. in economics from Princeton University. Dr. Trussell currently serves as a research associate of the National Bureau of Economic Research; as a member of the board of directors of The Alan Guttmacher Institute, the NARAL Foundation, and the Association of Reproductive Health Professionals; and as a member of the Council of the International Union for the Scientific Study of Population and the technical advisory committee of Family Health International. He also serves on the editorial advisory committee of Contraception, Family Planning Perspectives, Contraceptive Technology Update, and the Journal of the Australian Population Association.
RAYMOND BAXTER, Ph.D., is Executive Vice President of The Lewin Group and heads the firm’s national research, policy, and management practice. His research and consulting focus on community health, health systems reform, policy development, organizational change and strategic planning. He has worked with government and the private sector at the state, local and national level, and has over 20 years of experience in public health management, including heading the San Francisco Department of Public Health and the New York City Health and Hospitals Corporation. Dr. Baxter currently leads an evaluation of the nation’s disease surveillance capacity for the Assistant Secretary of Health and Human Services. For the past four years he has assisted General Motors, Chrysler, Ford and the United Auto Workers in a national initiative to assess local health system performance and to organize collaborative planning among purchasers, providers and consumers to reduce costs and improve quality. Dr. Baxter has headed the 12-site community tracking initiative of the Center for Studying Health System Change, funded by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. He is completing a multiyear goal-level evaluation of the W.K. Kellogg Foundation’s community health grant-making and has led evaluation initiatives for the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, the California Endowment, the David & Lucile Packard Foundation, and the federal government. Dr. Baxter has assisted numerous public, not-for-profit and private organizations in strategic plans, reorganizations and special projects. Dr. Baxter holds a Ph.D. from the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs at Princeton University.
WILLARD CATES, JR., M.D., M.P.H., is President of the Family Health Institute of Family Health International (FHI) in North Carolina. He received