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Lunch seminar: "Overcoming Politics: Implementing Obamacare in a Red State" - John Selig

Dec 1, 2014  ·  12:15 p.m. 1:00 p.m.  ·  015 Robertson Hall

Since 2005 John has served as Director of the Arkansas Department of Human Services, where he is responsible for leading the agency’s efforts to promote the health and well-being of all Arkansans, especially those most in need. DHS programs include Medicaid, Child Welfare, Behavioral Health, Developmental Disabilities, Aging and Adult Services, Juvenile Justice, Child Care and Early Childhood Education, and Services for the Blind.
(**Audience restricted to faculty, fellows and students. RSVP required.**)

Lunch seminar: "Ebola Challenges the World" – Panel discussion

Dec 8, 2014  ·  12:15 p.m. 1:00 p.m.  ·  Bowl 2, Robertson Hall (lower level)

This panel discussion will explore the Ebola outbreak in West Africa from a multidisciplinary perspective, featuring the following speakers: Adel Mahmoud, Raphael Frankfurter, and Joseph Amon.
(**Audience restricted to faculty, fellows and students. RSVP required.**)

Lunch seminar: "Aging in China" - Tsung-Mei Cheng

Feb 12, 2015  ·  12:15 p.m. 1:00 p.m.  ·  015 Robertson Hall

Tsung-Mei Cheng is a Health Policy Research Analyst at the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs. She is an expert on comparative health systems with an emphasis on Asian countries. Cheng writes and lectures internationally on topics ranging from single payer systems, health systems change, health care technology assessment and comparative effectiveness research, health care quality, financing, pay for performance focusing on East Asian health systems, to the impact of the WTO and GATS on national health policy. She is the co-founder of the Princeton Conference, an annual national conference on health policy that brings together the U.S. Congress, government, and the research community on issues affecting health care and health policy in the United States.
(**Audience restricted to faculty, fellows and students. RSVP required.**)