David Rogers Health Policy Colloquium Speakers List

2013-2014

September 4, 2013
Lester Blair, M.D.
Racial Disparities: Seeking a Cure

September 11, 2013
Theodore Brown, Ph.D.
The Painful Pursuit of Health Reform

September 18, 2013
Karen Hein, M.D.
My Life in Medicine:
From 'Border Babies' and HIV in Adolescents to Towers of Power in DC
to Single Payer in Vermont

September 25, 2013
James Knickman, Ph.D.
Ruminations on How New York State Will Achieve an All-Payer System

October 2, 2013
Jeremiah A. Barondess, M.D.
Who Was David E. Rogers?

October 9, 2013
Stanley Brezenoff
Consolidation Among New York Academic Health Systems

October 16, 2013
Devon Green, J.D.
The Affordable Care Act and Vermont:
Using a Health Benefit Exchange to Reach Single Payer

October 23, 2013
Josie Rodberg, Ph.D.
The Politics of Government Family Planning Programs
in a Time of Budget Deficits: The 1970's Revisited

October 30, 2013
Gail C. McCain, Ph.D., R.N., F.A.A.N.
The IOM Report on the Future of Nursing

November 6, 2013
Betty Dugan
Medical Reserve Corps

November 13, 2013
Deborah Estrin, Ph.D.
mHealth as a Tool for Clinically-Informed Patient Self-Management

November 20, 2013
Mark Callahan, M.D.
Theresa Dolan, M.S.
Population Management in the Era of Health Care Reform:
Mount Sinai's Accountable Care Organization

December 4, 2013
Michael Dowling
North Shore-LIJ Health Care System

December 11, 2013
Richard J. Jackson, M.D., M.P.H., A.I.A., A.S.L.A.
The Built Environment and Health

January 8, 2014
Yosef D. Dlugacz, Ph.D.
Quality Measurements and the Physician

January 15, 2014
Carol Storey-Johnson, M.D.
Weill Cornell's New Curriculum

January 22, 2014
Joanne Ahola, M.D.
Alexandra E. Tatum
Teaching at the Intersection of Public Health and Human Rights

January 29, 2014
Jason Baker, M.D.
Diabetes in the Developing World

February 12, 2014
James C. Robinson, Ph.D.
Strategic Pricing of Medical Devices

February 19, 2014
Daniel M. Fox, Ph.D.
The ACA and the Ongoing Commercialization of Healthcare

February 26, 2014
Cheryl Healton, Dr.P.H., M.P.A.
The Challenge of Improving Global Health: Applying a University-Wide Model

March 5, 2014
Ramon Castelblanch, Ph.D.
The Impact of the ACA on Concentration of Ownership in the Healthcare Industry

March 12, 2014
Elisabeth Rosenthal, M.D.
Prices, a Problem Physicians Can't Ignore

March 19, 2014
Jeremiah A. Barondess, M.D.
My Life in Medicine

March 26, 2014
Kenneth Dudek
Ralph Aquilla, M.D.
Integrated Wellness for Serious Mental Illness: The Fountain House Approach

April 2, 2014
Steven J. Corwin, M.D.
My Life in Medicine

April 9, 2014
Sherry Glied, Ph.D.
The Affordable Care Act: Implementation Challenges

April 16, 2014
Alan Fleischman, M.D.
Regulating Research Involving Children: Health Policy and Ethical Debates

April 23, 2014
Diane J. Mason, Ph.D., R.N., F.A.A.N.
Adding Value to Health Care: Lessons from Nurse-Led Models of Care

April 30, 2014
May Tsung-Mei Cheng
Health Reform in China: The Role of Evidence Based Clinical Pathways and
Payment Reform in China's Rural Hospitals

May 7, 2014
Oliver Fein, M.D>
Medical School Global Health Curriculum and Health Care Reform

May 14, 2014
Ross Macdonald, M.D.
Healthcare on Rikers and the Health Risks of Jail

May 21, 2014
Anne Linker, Vladimir Thomas, Maricela Castillo
US-EU Medical Education Exchange: Denmark, Germany, and the UK

May 28, 2014
Marcus M. Reidenberg, M.D., F.A.C.P.
Determining Drug Benefits for Medicare Part D and Affordable Care Act

June 4, 2014
Neal Emery
Rwanda's Historic Health Recovery: What the U.S. Should Learn

2012-2013

September 5, 2012
Ross Wilson, M.D.
NYC's Health and Hospital Corporation:
The Impact of Health Reform on a Public Hospital System

September 12, 2012
Peter Bach, M.D.
Intrinsically Incompatible:
Comparative Effectiveness Research and Cost Containment and
Why They Won't Make Things Better

September 19, 2012
Alondra Nelson, Ph.D.
Health Activism in the African American Community in the 1960s:
The Experience of the Black Panther Party

October 3, 2012
Holly Atkinson, M.D.
The Necessity of Advocacy in Medicine

October 10, 2012
George S. Alexopoulos, M.D.
Depression in Late Life

October 17, 2012
Gerry Goodrich, J.D., M.P.H.
Weill Cornell Physicians Network:
Expanding the Weill Cornell Physician Presence in New York

October 24, 2012
Caroline Volel, M.D., M.P.H.
Public Health Aspects of School Health

November 7, 2012
Eric Manheimer, M.D.
Deep Histories: Patient Stories, Health, and Society

November 14, 2012
David A. Kindig, M.D., Ph.D.
Is Hospital Community Benefit Charity Care?

November 28, 2012
Gregory A. Petsko, D.Phil.
The Next Great Epidemic:
Neurodegenerative Diseases and the Aging Population

December 5, 2012
Ramon Castellblanch, Ph.D.
Basic Health Plans Under the ACA

December 12, 2012
Cathey Eisner Falvo, M.D., M.P.H.
Cholera in New York City in 1832

January 2, 2013
Howard Waitzkin, Ph.D., M.D., F.A.C.P.
One and a Half Centuries of Forgetting and Remembering:
Social Medicine Past, Present, and Future

January 9, 2013
Alexander Low
Health Insurance Exchanges:
Implications for the Academic Medical Center

January 16, 2013
Miriam J. Laugesen, Ph.D.
Fixing Medical Prices:
Organized Medicine and Physician Payment Policy

January 23, 2013
Marcus M. Reidenberg, M.D., F.A.C.P.
Meeting Drug Needs of Medicare and Medicaid Patients With the
Essential Medicines Program of the World Health Organization

January 30, 2013
Rev. Curtis W. Hart, M.Div.
Biography as an Art Form

February 6, 2013
Susan C. Nicholson, M.D., F.I.D.S.A.
The State of the Pharmaceutical Industry

February 13, 2013
Andrew Ryan, Ph.D.
The Effect of Electronic Health Record Implementation and Technical Assistance on Quality of Care in Practices Caring for Underserved Patents in New York City

February 20, 2013
Steven Shea, M.D., M.S.
Social Impact Analysis of the Effects of Telemedicine Intervention to Improve Diabetes Outcomes in an Ethnically Diverse, Medically Underserved Population:
Findings from the IDEATel Study

February 27, 2013
Laurie H. Glimcher, M.D.
My Life in Medicine

March 6, 2013
Arthur A. Klein, M.D.
The North Shore-LIJ Health System:
A System and Healthcare Delivery Model for the Northeast

March 13, 2013
Dianne Miller
Playing Politics with the Federal Budget:
The Effects of Sequestration in Health Care, Medical Research, and Student Aid

March 20, 2013
Arthur L. Caplan, Ph.D.
Will Evidence Alone Help in Rationing Health Care?

March 27, 2013
Lisa M. Kern, M.D., M.P.H., F.A.C.P.
How Health Information Technology Is Transforming Health Care

April 3, 2013
Irwin Redlener, M.D.
Hurricane Sandy: Lessons Learned - Or Just Another Megadisaster

April 10, 2013
Victor A. Carrillo, M.P.A.
Robert Guimento
The Patient Centered Medical Home

April 17, 2013
Peter Muennig, M.D., M.P.H.
Toward the Healthy City:
A New Way of Thinking About Population Health

April 24, 2013
Lawrence Smith, M.D.
Curriculum for Tomorrow's Medicine

May 1, 2013
Steven M. Safyer, M.D.
A View from the Bronx: The Montefiore Model

May 8, 2013
Bhaswati Bhattacharya, M.D., M.P.H., H.H.C., F.A.B.P.M.
Health Policies for the 99%: Supporting Health in Non-Patients and Those Outside the Interventional Health Care System

May 15, 2013
Emme Deland, M.B.A.
Clinical Transformation: The Beginning of a Journey

May 22, 2013
Ali Mendelson, Bem Atim, Landon Roussel
US-EU Medical Education Exchange: Denmark, Germany, and the UK

May 29, 2013
Dennis Smith, Ph.D.
Gun Violence: A Public Health Urgency

June 5, 2013
Carrie Bronsther
Desegregation in Eastern Europe: A Look into Anti-Roma Discrimination in Schools

Nina Woolley
Hands-On Training in the Global Health Curriculum

2011-2012

September 7, 2011
Joseph R. Betancourt, M.D., M.P.H.
Improving Quality, Achieving Equity, and Eliminating Disparities: A View from the Field

September 14, 2011
Kieke Okma, Ph.D.
Consumer Driven Health Care in Switzerland and the Netherlands: Reality or Fiction?

September 21, 2011
David Rosner, Ph.D.
The Ethics of Studying Low Level Lead Exposure in Children: A Crisis for Public Health

September 28, 2011
Ken Raske
Politics of Health System Reform: The ACA and the Debt Ceiling Budget

October 5, 2011
Morton Bogdonoff, M.D.
Who Was David Rogers?: Reflections On His Life

October 12, 2011
Benjamin K. Chu, M.D., M.P.H., M.A.C.P.
Improving Patient and Community Health by Taking on Broader Responsibility and Restoring Joy to Delivering Health Care

October 19, 2011
Ann C. Beal, M.D., M.P.H.
Health Care Disparities

October 26, 2011
John A. Zebala, M.D., Ph.D.
My Experience with Drug Development

November 2, 2011
Margaret Heagarty, M.D.
My Life in Medicine

November 9, 2011
J. Emilio Carrillo, M.D., M.P.H.
The NewYork-Presbyterian Regional Health Collaborative: Building a Medical Village in an Urban Immigrant Community

November 16, 2011
Georges Benjamin, M.D., M.P.H.
Ensuring the Transformation from Sick Care to Wellness Care

November 30, 2011
Jim Cone, M.D., M.P.H.
World Trade Center: 10 Years On

December 7, 2011
Elliot J. Lazar, M.D., M.B.A.
The NYP HERCULES Project

December 14, 2011
Francesca Gany, M.D.
Immigrant Health and Cancer Disparities: Future Steps

January 4, 2012
Neal Flomenbaum, M.D.
Emergency Medicine in New York in the 19th Century: Everything Old is New Again

January 11, 2012
Susan Reverby, Ph.D.
Escaping Melodramas:
The U.S. STD Inoculation Studies in Guatemala and their Aftermath

January 18, 2012
Debra G.B. Leonard, M.D.
Faculty Diversity: Personal and Institutional Perspectives

January 25, 2012
Dova Marder, M.D.
Preventing Deaths Among Homeless Populations:
A Review of Mortality Data and Recent Initiatives

February 1, 2012
Herbert Pardes, M.D.
Providing Quality Health Care, While Reducing Costs

February 8, 2012
Barry S. Levy, M.D., M.P.H.
Victor W. Sidel, M.D.
The Health Consequences of the 'War on Terror:' Lessons for the Future

February 15, 2012
Madelon Finkel, Ph.D.
Epidemiologic and Public Health Considerations of Shale Gas Production: The Missing Link

February 22, 2012
Catherine Lord, Ph.D.
Autism Spectrum Disorders: From Diagnosis to Intervention to Community Supports

February 29, 2012
Mark D. Schwartz, M.D.
How Should We Pay Physicians

March 7, 2012
Robert Bazell
How TV Presents Science and Medicine

March 14, 2012
Robert B. Baron, M.D., M.S.
Graduate Medical Education:
How Can We Train the Best Physicians and Achieve Public Accountability

March 21, 2012
Rev. Curtis W. Hart, M.Div.
Franklin Delano Roosevelt: A Famous Patient

March 28, 2012
Theodore Marmor, Ph.D.
Understanding Medicare: Separating Myth from Fact (1965-2012)

April 4, 2012
Kenneth Lampert, M.D.
The Transformation of Medicaid in New York

April 11, 2012
Rainu Kaushal, M.D., M.P.H.
What Is the Center for Healthcare Informatics and Policy?

April 18, 2012
Joel Berg
Food Insecurity and Hunger: Flip Sides of the Malnutrition Coin

April 25, 2012
Andrea Leonard-Segal, M.D.
When Is A Prescription Unnecessary?

May 2, 2012
Steven M. Paul, M.D.
Why Big Bad Drug Companies Are Good for Your Health

May 9, 2012
Robert Padgug, Ph.D.
The Brooklyn Hospital Crisis: Could an All-Payer Reimbursement System Help?

May 16, 2012
Myrna Perez, J.D., M.P.P.
How Hospitals Can Help Protect the Vote

May 23, 2012
Marta Galecki and Matthew McConnell
U.S.-E.U. Medical Education Exchange: Denmark and the U.K.

May 30, 2012
Amita Kulkarni, B.A.
The Evolution of Weill Cornell's Global Health Curriculum:
Our Experience Developing a Global Health Program Within a Medical School

2010-2011

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

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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