Money and Medicine screening and panel discussion with Shannon Brownlee

5:30 pm on Friday, April 5, 2013
7:30 pm on Friday, April 5, 2013
Contact Name:
Students for Quality Health Care
Shannon Brownlee is a journalist and the acting director of the Health Policy Program at the New America Foundation. A former editor of US News & World Report, she is best known for her research and views on avoidable health care, the patchy quality of medical evidence, and the implications for health care policy. Her book, Overtreated, was named the best economics book of 2007 by the New York Times. Ms Brownlee will be joined by Dr Vikas Saini, Co-Director of the Lown Center and President of the Lown Foundation and a columnist for Prevention India magazine, as well as Professor David Rosenbloom, Acting Chair of the Department of Health Policy and Management at the Boston University School of Public Health.