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Uwe Reinhardt talk March 24: Can Obama come to healthcare's rescue?

Mar 24, 2009 (All day)
Audience: 
Open to the Public

Uwe Reinhardt, the James Madison Professor of Political Economy and Professor of Economics and Public Affairs at the Woodrow Wilson School, will present a public lecture titled "HEALTH CARE SAILS INTO A PERFECT STORM: Can Obama come to the rescue?" at 4:30 p.m. on Tuesday, March 24, in Dodds Auditorium, Robertson Hall, on the Princeton University campus.

Recognized as one of the nation’s leading authorities on health care economics, Reinhardt has been a member of the Institute of Medicine of the National Academy of Sciences since 1978. He is a past president of the Association of Health Services Research. From 1986 to 1995 he served as a commissioner on the Physician Payment Review Committee, established in 1986 by Congress to advise it on issues related to the payment of physicians. He is a senior associate of the Judge Institute for Management of Cambridge University, UK, and a trustee of Duke University, and the Duke University Health System. Reinhardt is or was a member of numerous editorial boards, among them the Journal of Health Economics, the Milbank Memorial Quarterly, Health Affairs, the New England Journal of Medicine, and the Journal of the American Medical Association.

Reinhardt received his Ph.D. from Yale University.

This event is sponsored by the Woodrow Wilson School and is free and open to the public.

 

03.24.2009
Uwe Reinhardt, the James Madison Professor of Political Economy and Professor of Economics and Public Affairs at the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs, Princeton University