David Rogers Health Policy Colloquium Speakers List


September 8, 2010
Marc A Nivet, Ed.D.
A Way Forward: Reframing the Value of Diviersity

September 15, 2010
David Blumenthal, M.D.
The Future of Health Information Technology: Meaningful Use of Electronic Health Records

September 22, 2010
Joanne Ahola, M.D. and Mary White, M.D.
The Physician and the Political Refugee: The Asylum Process

September 29, 2010
David Himmelstein, M.D.
Health Reform: Reboot, Retry

October 6, 2010
Alvin I. Mushlin, M.D., Sc.M.
Reflections on the Life of David Rogers

October 13, 2010
Danielle Ompad, Ph.D.
Adult Influenza Immunization: Challenges and Policy Implications

October 20, 2010
Diane Gray, M.A., M.B.B.S., M.Sc., F.F.P.H.
The NHS in England: Reorganize, Rearrange and Reform

October 27, 2010
Ted Schrecker, Ph.D.
Why are Some Settings Resource-poor and Others Not?
The Global Marketplace, Perfect Economic Storms and the Right to Health

November 3, 2010
Stephen C. Schoenbaum, M.D., M.P.H.
Mortality Amenable to Health Care:
The Role of Health System Performance

November 10, 2010
Nathaniel Hupert, M.D.
Can We Predict the Flu (Yet)?

November 17, 2010
Rashi Fein, M.D.
What Comes after Health Care Reform?

December 1, 2010
Kenneth Davis, M.D.
Health Care Reform: Implications for Urban Academic Medical Centers

December 8, 2010
Lester N. Wright, M.D., M.P.H.
Corrections Health: An Intersection Between Public Health and Medical Care

December 15, 2010
Peter W. Bach, M.D., M.A.P.P.
How Medicare Could use Comparative Effectiveness Research in Deciding on New Coverage and Reimbursement

January 5, 2011
Lois Uttley, M.P.P.
Reproductive Health in Health Reform: Will it be Covered?

January 12, 2011
John T. Walkup, M.D.
Community-Based Suicide Prevention in Native American Communities

January 19, 2011
Karen S. Heller, M.B.A.
The Impact of Health Care Reform and NYS Budget Cuts on New York's Hospitals

January 26, 2011
Sandro Galea, M.D., Dr.PH
The Social Causes of Death in the U.S.

February 9, 2011
Richard Besser, M.D.
The Media: An Underused Arm of Public Health

February 16, 2011
Pierce Gardner, M.D., F.A.C.P.
The Fogarty International Clinical Research Training Programs

February 23, 2011
Virginia L. Hood, M.B.B.S., M.P.H., F.A.C.P.
My Life In Medicine

March 2, 2011
Donald Light, Ph.D.
How Did Prescription Drugs Become a Leading Cause of Death?
The Risk Proliferation Syndrome

March 9, 2011
Perri Klass, M.D.
Doctors Who Write for the General Public

March 16, 2011
Bruce C. Vladeck, Ph.D.
The Impact of ACA on Medicare

March 23, 2011
Martin Donohoe, M.D., F.A.C.P.
Corporate Influence on Health Care

March 30, 2011
Lynn Black, M.D., M.P.H.
Disaster Response: Personal Preparedness and Resiliency

April 6, 2011
Marc Bard, M.D.
Accountable Care Organizations: A Bard's Eye View

April 13, 2011
Michael Birnbaum, M.Sc., M.Phil.
Medicaid in New York: The Road Ahead

April 20, 2011
Gale A. Brewer
The Politics of Paid Sick Time Legislation

April 27, 2011
John Dittmer, Ph.D.
Sick and Tired: Race and Health Care During the Civil Rights Years

May 4, 2011
Marcia Angell, M.D.
Conflicts of Interest in Medicine

May 11, 2011
Mary K. Crow, M.D.
My Life in Medicine

May 18, 2011
Surafel Tsega, Michael Day, Maria Keating
U.S.-E.U. Medical Education Exchange: Denmark, Germany, and the U.K.

May 25, 2011
Diane Gray, M.A., M.B.B.S., M.Sc., F.F.P.H.
Physicians' Perspectives of Value in Healthcare: Views from Three Different Angles

June 1, 2011
Elizabeth Francis
From New York City to Lima Peru:
A Retrospective of the Weill Cornell Global Health Fellowship's Evolution

2009 - 2010

September 9, 2009
Jaclyn Van Lieu Vorenkamp, M.D., M.P.H. and Nathaniel Hupert, M.D., M.P.H.
Swine flu and You (and your hospital): Preparing for Now

September 16, 2009
Honorable Major Owens
How Congress Works: A View From the Black Caucus

September 23, 2009
Leonard Rodberg, Ph.D.
What's Happening in Health Care Reform

September 30, 2009
Holly Atkinson, M.D.
Should Medical Professionalism Include Advocacy?

October 7, 2009
Adam Kaufman
Channeling Dr. David E. Rogers: The Moral Imperative for Health Care Reform

October 14, 2009
Thomas H. Murray, Ph.D.
Stretching the Boundaries of Medicine: Drugs, Sports and the Ethics of Enhancement

October 21, 2009
Kenneth Olden, Ph.D.
An Academic Model to Address the 21st Century Challenges in Public Health

October 28, 2009
Jonathan Lee-Melk, M.D.
Borderland Pediatrics: Building a Medical Home on the US/Mexico Frontier

November 4, 2009
George Thibault, M.D.
The Educational Implications of Healthcare Reform: Time for a New Flexner Report

November 11, 2009
Andrew Schafer, M.D.
Is the Physician-Scientist Vanishing

November 18, 2009
David Skorton, M.D.
My Life in Medicine

December 2, 2009
Myint Oo, M.D.
My Life as a Doctor in Today's Burma

December 9, 2009
Eric Coleman, M.D., M.P.H.
Listen to Our Patients: They are Telling Us How to Improve the Quality of Transitional Care

December 16, 2009
Kathleen Klink, M.D.
The Patient Centered Medical Home: Panacea or Boondoggle?

January 6, 2010
John E. Jacoby, M.D., M.P.H.
The Quest for Primary Care: On the Life of Dr. Robert Levitt

January 13, 2010
Karen Davis, Ph.D.
National Health Reform: Where Do We Go From Here?

January 20, 2010
Dani Filc, M.D.
Circles of Exclusion: The Politics of Health Care in Israel

January 27, 2010
Danielle Ofri, M.D., Ph.D., D Litt (Hon), FACP
Journeys With Our Patients: Multiculturalism in a Two-Person Canoe

February 3, 2010
Sally Faith Dorfman, M.D., M.S.H.S.A.
My Lives In Medicine

February 17, 2010
Brigadier General Patrick Finnegan
The Rule of Law, Torture and the U.S. Military

February 24, 2010
Peter M. Fleischut, M.D.
How to Engage Housestaff in Quality and Patient Safety

March 3, 2010
Mathew Spitzer, M.D., D.T.M.H. (Class of 1995)
Emergency Medical Assistance in the Presence of the U.S. Military

March 10, 2010
Terry Fulmer, R.N., Ph.D.
The Future of Nursing - Notes from the RWJ/IOM Panels

March 17, 2010
Richard Cooper, M.D.
Geographic Variation and the Myths of Health Care Reform

March 24, 2010
Elizabeth Swain, M.A.
Federally Qualified Health Centers: A Mode for Our Time?

March 31, 2010
Mary Simmerling, Ph.D.
Emerging Complications in Organ Transplantation: The Ethical Challenges of Transplant Tourism

April 7, 2010
Theresa V. Horvath, PA-C, M.P.H.
The Health Initiatives of the Young Lords Party:
How a Group pf 1960s Radicals Made Health a Revolutionary Concern

April 14, 2010
Capt. Steven B. Auerbach, M.D., M.P.H.
HRSA: The Access Agency

April 21, 2010
Deborah Bachrach, J.D.
Medicaid and Health Insurance Reform

April 28, 2010
Marc A. Nivet, Ed.D.
Pursuing Excellence: A Rationale for Diversity and Inclusion

May 5, 2010
Neal Cohen, M.D.
The Public Health Perspective on Mental Health Policy and Practice

May 12, 2010
Alan Aviles, J.D.
Health Reform and the Future of NYC Health and Hospitals Corporation

May 19, 2010
Jamie M.Gree, Giselle D. Torres, and Erica L. Greenberg
US-EU Medical Education Exchange: Denmark, Germany and the U.K.

May 26, 2010
Ralph Nachman, M.D.
Flexner Redux

June 2, 2010
Victor Sidel, M.D.
Health Consequences of War: Diversion of Resources

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