Carrie Valiant is Vice-Chair of the Board of Directors. She is also a Member of the Firm in the Health Care and Life Sciences practice in Epstein Becker Green's Washington, DC office.

Ms. Valiant co-chairs the firm's health care fraud group. She is also Chair of the firm's Diversity and Professional Development Committee. She has more than 30 years of experience concentrating in health care fraud and abuse and government health care program payment matters.

Ms. Valiant writes and lectures extensively on health law fraud topics and is a coauthor of Legal Issues in Health Care Fraud and Abuse: Navigating the Uncertainties, 4th ed., published by the American Health Lawyers Association in June 2012. She has been included on Nightingale's Healthcare News' 2004 and 2009 lists of Outstanding Healthcare Fraud and Compliance Lawyers, selected by her peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America© (2006 to 2015) in the field of Health Care Law, named to the Washington DC Super Lawyers list (2007 to 2011, 2013, 2014) in the area of Health Care, and has been ranked by Chambers USA as one of America's leading Healthcare lawyers (2007 to 2014). In 1997, the National Law Journal selected Ms. Valiant as one of 40 Health Care Lawyers Who Have Made Their Mark in the area of white collar crime.

Ms. Valiant founded and is President of the Health Care Industry Access Initiative, a non-profit, tax-exempt organization dedicated to promoting collaborative action across the health care industry to improve access to health care coverage and services in the United States.

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