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9 a.m. Opening Remarks Dr. Cedric Dark
9:15 – 10 a.m. The New War on Drugs:

Why Pharmaceutical Prices are Rising and How We Can Fight Against Them?

Dr. Goldina Erowele
10 – 10:45 a.m. Transparency in Healthcare

Will Posting Prices Cut Healthcare Costs?

Dr. Laura Medford-Davis
11 – 11:45 a.m. Crossing the Line

How State Lines and Insurers Keep Networks Narrows

Dr. Seth Trueger
11:45 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. MACRA

What Clinicians Need to Understand to Thrive in this Brave New World

Ms. Megan Douglas
12:45 – 1:45 p.m. Trump’s First Hundred Days


Dr. Cedric Dark
2 – 3 p.m. The Disease Detective


Dr. Seema Yasmin
3 p.m. Wrap up & Concluding Thoughts


Dr. Cedric Dark
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