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On July 11, 2012, the George Washington University School of Public Health and Human Services hosted a forum on the Supreme Court’s Decision on the Affordable Care Act: Implications for Health Care & Public Health. The keynote speakers and panel of health policy experts discussed the impact of the decision on everything from exchanges to delivery system reform and public health. (Watch the full event here.)
The event featured three keynote speakers: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius, former Senate Majority Leader Tom Daschle, and the O’Neill Institute’s own adjunct lecturer Sheila Burke who served as Senator Bob Dole’s chief of staff. The keynote addresses were followed by a panel that featured Karen Ignagni of America’s Health Insurance Plans, Ron Pollack of Families USA, Sonya Schwartz of the National Academy for State Health Policy, Georges C. Benjamin of the American Public Health Association, and Mindy Hatton of the American Hospital Association. The panel was moderated by Sara Rosenbaum. The keynote speakers and panelists focused on the following issues: READ MORE »