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Yale Healthcare Expert Talks Fact or Fiction in Health Reform

Jess Gomez

 801.507.7455

 jess.gomez@imail.org

 5/31/2013

WHAT:
As the healthcare debate rages on in Washington, it’s difficult to decipher the confusing and sometimes conflicting messages about healthcare reform and what it means for the future.
 
“Fact and Fiction in Healthcare Reform” is the title of a presentation by national speaker Theodore Marmor, PhD, professor emeritus of public policy, management, and political science in the Yale University School of Management.
 
Professor Marmor will help separate fact from fiction based on more than four decades of research he has invested in the areas of American medical care arrangements, policy, politics and law.  NEWS MEDIA ARE INVITED.

“This is a unique opportunity to hear from a national expert on healthcare reform,” says Jim Sheets, Administrator of LDS Hospital.  “We hope anyone who’s interested in this ever changing healthcare environment will attend.”
 
The presentation is sponsored by LDS Hospital and the Yale Club of Utah.
 
WHEN:
6 p.m., Tuesday, June 4, 2013

WHERE:
LDS Hospital Education Center, South Auditorium
8th Avenue & C Street, Salt Lake City
 
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About Ted Marmor: Professor Marmor has served in the U.S. Department of Health, Education, and Welfare, as associate dean of Minnesota’s School of Public Affairs, a faculty member at the University of Chicago, the head of Yale’s Center for Health Services, and a member of President Jimmy Carter’s Commission on the National Agenda. From 1992 to 2003, he was director of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation’s post-doctoral program in health policy, and he’s taught at the universities of Wisconsin, Minnesota, and Chicago, and at Harvard’s Kennedy School of Government. He’s testified before Congress about medical care reform, Social Security, and welfare issues. He’s the co-author of 11 books, numerous academic articles, and is a frequent contributor to U.S. and Canadian newspapers.

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