congressional briefing 

Health Care Costs in America

As the last event in our 2018 Opportunities for Progress Signature Series on health care costs, this 90-minute briefing explored the differences between “price” and “cost” in our current system and the potential policy options that address these discrepancies.


  • Gerard Anderson, Ph.D., professor, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University

  • Damon Francis, M.D., chief medical officer, Health Leads

  • Joanna Hiatt Kim, M.A., vice president, Payment Policy, American Hospital Association

  • Dan Leonard, M.A., president, National Pharmaceutical Council

  • Glenn Rodriguez, M.D., board chair, CareOregon


Moderated by Elisabeth Rosenthal, M.D., M.A., editor-in-chief, Kaiser Health News



Friday, June 29, 2018 


12:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.


Dirksen Senate Office Building, Room G-50
50 Constitution Ave NE
Washington, DC 20002