Schmidt Public Affairs is a nationally renowned, award-winning public affairs firm that specializes in integrated health policy and health care communications. We are experts at humanizing complex health policy topics, positioning health care brands, influencing key stakeholders, and shaping public opinion in DC and beyond.
After spending more than 14 years in senior roles with global public relations firms, John Schmidt started Schmidt Public Affairs in 2004 with the vision of an intimate environment that would allow more personalized attention from the top down to a select group of health care clients.
Our multi-disciplinary team of close-knit communications professionals has varied backgrounds in public administration, health policy, political campaigns, academic research, Congressional press relations, journalism, digital marketing, corporate affairs, and nonprofit advocacy – and we all share a passion for transformative health policy communications.
Our clients say we’re a different kind of firm with a unique and effective style. We are a true partner to our clients, working closely together to develop integrated approaches that meet their objectives and exceed their expectations. We’re passionate about our clients’ issues, mindful of their needs, and dedicated to their success.