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2016 Policy Prescriptions® Symposium

The Third Annual Policy Prescriptions® Symposium & Contributor Retreat

The Third Annual Policy Prescriptions® Symposium & Contributor Retreat

June 10 & 11, 2016

Miss the Symposium? Check out all the presentations here

9:00a.m. – 9:45 a.m. The Big Bang Theory:

Evidence-Based Strategies to Curb Gun Violence

Assistant Professor, Family Medicine Baylor College of Medicine

9:45 – 10:30 a.m. The Affordable Care Act:

An Evidence-Based Update

Assistant Social Media Editor for Annals of Emergency Medicine

Break
10:45 – 11:30 a.m. Defining Value in Health Care through Price and Cost Transparency

Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholar at the University of Pennsylvania

11:30 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. Almost-Standard Gauge: Misadventures in Interoperability

Associate Professor of Health Information Technology Policy National Center for Primary Care at Morehouse School of Medicine

Break
12:30 – 1:30 p.m. The 2016 Presidential Contenders: Perspectives on Health

Founder & Executive Editor Policy Prescription®

Break
1:45 – 2:45 p.m. KEYNOTE ADDRESS 

Time for a Reality Check on Health Insurance

Elena M. Marks

President and CEO, Episcopal Health Foundation 

Cedric Dark, MD, MPH, FACEP
About Cedric Dark, MD, MPH, FACEP

Cedric Dark, MD, MPH, FACEP is Founder and Executive Editor of Policy Prescriptions®. A summa cum laude graduate of Morehouse College, Dr. Dark earned his medical degree from New York University School of Medicine. He holds a master’s degree from the Mailman School of Public Health at Columbia University. He completed his residency training at George Washington University. Currently, Dr. Dark is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Emergency Medicine and a Health Policy Scholar in the Center for Medical Ethics & Health Policy at Baylor College of Medicine. He produces a health policy podcast for the American Academy of Emergency Medicine. Dr. Dark’s commentary and opinions on this website are his own and do not represent the views of Baylor College of Medicine or the American Academy of Emergency Medicine. Contact: Website | Facebook | Twitter | Google+ | YouTube | More Posts