Prof Gu Xuefei is the Director of Health Development Research Center of National Health Commission, a research institution based in Beijing and established in 1991 under the leadership of the Chinese Ministry of Health (MoH). It operates as a national think tank providing technical consultancy to health policy makers across the country.
Gu is also a standing member of the Medical Insurance Special Committee of the Chinese Society of Health Economics, China Medical Insurance Research Association, Medical Insurance Special Committee of the Chinese Social Security Society, and serves as a vice chairman of the Health Insurance Branch of the China Association for the Promotion of International Exchange of Healthcare.
An expert of think tank of China Civil Aid Research Institute, Gu is mainly engaged in medical security, health economic related medical reform policy research. He has participated in the medical insurance integration of urban and rural residents of the State Council, comprehensive reform evaluation of national public hospitals, and parallel research on healthy China strategy.