Benjamin Isgur is the director of thought leadership at PwC's Health Research Institute where he leads HRI’s Regulatory Center. HRI is a dedicated research group that provides new intelligence, perspective, and analysis on major health-related business issues. In this role, he develops policy-related thought leadership and research initiatives for the firm and clients. He also consults with healthcare systems, trade associations, and policy groups on strategic planning, and industry intelligence and trends.
Ben is a published writer, and his research is often cited by health leaders across the industry. In addition, he frequently speaks on a range of topics, including physician-hospital alignment, government policy, medical cost trends, consumerism, academic medicine and digital health. Prior to joining PwC, he developed health policy as a legislative director in the Texas House of Representatives and served as a government relations officer for the City of Austin.
Ben received a master's degree from the LBJ School of Public Affairs at the University of Texas at Austin, where he was a US Department of Defense fellow. He serves on the board of directors of the Health Industry Council Foundation and the North Texas Chapter of the American College of Healthcare Executives.