Joe Gitchell


Joseph (Joe) G. Gitchell has extensive experience providing strategic counsel to clients across a wide range of health policy, regulatory, and marketing and communications challenges. With a focus on client service, Joe leads efforts supporting regulatory approvals, conducting public policy analysis, developing communications approaches, devising, refining and defending claims, and providing input on strategic market opportunities and directions.

He has counseled clients navigating health policy and communications in the US, Europe, Latin America, Asia and the Middle East. This work has included extensive collaboration with highly respected researchers, policy experts, and nonprofit organizations around the world.

A co-author on over 40 articles, Joe has been published in journals including the American Journal of Preventive Medicine, Addiction, Archives of Internal Medicine, Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report, and Tobacco Control. In addition, Joe has presented at industry and policy conferences, including the TMA, the Global Forum on Nicotine, and the CHPA Annual Executive Conference on topics including the impact of personal technologies on healthcare regulations and a strategic research agenda for e-cigarettes.

Joe joined PinneyAssociates in 1993 after graduating magna cum laude from Yale University and working on the 1992 U.S. presidential campaign.