Boston University School of Law

Healthcare Roundtable: The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) - Examining the Impact on American Families, Industry, and the Nation

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Healthcare Roundtable: The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) - Examining the Impact on American Families, Industry, and the Nation

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Join us for a panel discussion on the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA), often referred to as Obamacare, featuring five noted alumni and industry leaders currently implementing America's century-long effort at national healthcare reform.

The panel will explore how the Affordable Care Act has impacted innovation, affordability, and access to healthcare in America, the business opportunities and challenges that have emerged, if provisions have been left out of the law, and more.

Panelists:

Jeanette G. Clough (SON'75), President & CEO, Mount Auburn Hospital

David Kirshner (GSM'82), Vice President, Corporate and Business Development, Valence Health

Bill Matson, Chief Human Resource Officer, Analog Devices

Elizabeth H. Roberts (GSM'84), Lieutenant Governor of Rhode Island

Moderator:

Rear Admiral Christine Hunter M.D. (MED'80, CAS'80), Medical Director, Federal Employees Health Benefits Program, Chief Medical Officer, U.S. Office of Personnel Management

4:30-6 PM, Panel Discussion
6 PM, Reception

Sponsored by:

Health Sector Management Program & HSMA Student Club (SMG)
Association for Healthcare Leadership (SPH)
Students for Quality Healthcare (SPH)
Health Law Association (LAW)
The alumni offices of the School of Management, the School of Law, and the School of Public Health at Boston University

Registration required via the link below.

Starts

4:30pm on Wednesday, April 2nd 2014

End Time

6:30pm

Location

Boston University School of Management 595 Commonwealth Avenue Boston, MA 02215 SMG Auditorium

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Topics

Alumni, Faculty/Staff, BU Law Home, J.D. Central, LL.M. Central