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Health Reform: From the Midterms to 2020

Nov
16
2018

Date: November 16, 2018

Time: 9:30AM

Location: National Press Club; Washington, D.C.

 
Rodney Whitlock will be speaking  on a panel at the Health Affairs event “Health Reform: From the Midterms to 2020” held at the National Press Club in Washington, DC.
 
Agenda:
 
What role did health care play in the 2018 midterm elections and what does that mean for the 2020 presidential election? Two Health Affairs papers released ahead of print on November 16 will outline potential health reform policies that may be a part of Democratic and Republican candidate proposals in the 2020 election. A panel of experts will discuss potential issues and implications of the proposals.
 
Please join us on Friday, November 16, at a forum at the National Press Club in Washington, DC. The event will feature remarks by Erika Franklin Fowler, Associate Professor of Government at Wesleyan University.
 
The program will feature the following presenters:
•Sherry Glied, Dean, Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service, New York University, on “Choices Among Medicare-Like Plans for the 2020 Health Reform Debate”
•Lanhee Chen, Director of Domestic Policy Studies, Public Policy Program, Stanford University, on “Getting Ready for Health Reform 2020: Improving Upon the State Innovation Approach”
•Jeanne Lambrew, Senior Fellow, The Century Foundation
•David Blumenthal, President, The Commonwealth Fund
•Meena Seshamani, Assistant Professor, Georgetown University School of Medicine
•Rodney L. Whitlock, Vice President, Health Policy, ML Strategies
•Adaeze Enekwechi, Vice President, McDermott + Consulting
•Josh Archambault, Senior Fellow, Foundation for Government Accountability
 
And others to be announced.

Speakers

Rodney L. Whitlock is Vice President of ML Strategies and a health care policy professional. Rodney has over 20 years of experience working with the US Congress as a health policy advisor. He also served as Acting Health Policy Director for Finance Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley.