congressional briefing on Health Care Costs In America


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12:00 p.m. – 12:10 p.m. 

Welcome and Introductions

Mary Ella Payne, R.N., MSPH
Acting President and CEO, Alliance for Health Policy

Lori Reilly, J.D.
Executive Vice President, Policy, Research, and Membership, Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America

Shawn Martin
Senior Vice President,  Advocacy, Practice Advancement and Policy, American Academy of Family Physicians

12:10 p.m. – 12:45 p.m.

panelists and opening remarks

Gerard F. Anderson, Ph.D.
Professor, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health and Medicine

Damon Francis, M.D.
Chief Medical Officer, Health Leads

Joanna Hiatt Kim
Vice President, Payment Policy, American Hospital Association

Dan Leonard, M.A.
President, National Pharmaceutical Council

Glenn Rodriguez, M.D.
Board Chair, CareOregon; Adjunct Associate Professor, Family Medicine, Oregon Health & Science University

Moderator: Elisabeth Rosenthal, M.D., M.A.
Editor-in-Chief, Kaiser Health News

12:45 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.

question and answer session