Chief Research and Development Officer
51 Sawyer Road
Waltham, MA 02453
Marc A. Cohen, PhD, is the chief research and development officer and former president of LifePlans, Inc., a long-term care insurance services, risk management, and research company. Over his 20-year career at LifePlans, Dr. Cohen has conducted extensive research and analysis on a variety of public policy issues affecting the financing and delivery of long-term care services and the development and growth of the long-term care insurance market. Dr. Cohen has consulted widely to the health and long-term care insurance industry, implemented new and innovative risk management and prevention programs affecting elderly populations, and testified before Congress on issues related to long-term care financing and private insurance. Dr. Cohen received his PhD degree from the Heller School at Brandeis University and his master’s degree from the Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University.