Lindsay Bockstedt, Ph.D. is a Director of Global Health Policy, Reimbursement and Health Economics at Medtronic, Inc. Her work involves utilizing health economic data to shape health policy and conduct economic research on medical device interventions. Dr. Bockstedt's research interests include medical technology diffusion, cost-effecitveness analysis, Medicare payment policy, hospital behavior, and applied econometrics. She received her Ph.D. and M.S. in health services research and policy from the University of Minnesota, and B.S. in public health from Rutgers University.