Home | RBHS | Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
About Us Divisions Centers & Programs Faculty & Staff Publications Events
 

Seminars / Lectures

 
Upcoming Events | Past Events
10/5/2017
Inside the Black Box: Fixing Medical Prices
Brown Bag Seminar Series

Miriam Laugesen
Assistant Professor of Health Policy Management
Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University

Thursday, October 05, 2017, 12:00 pm-1:30 pm
112 Paterson Street, 1st floor conference room
Miriam Laugesen, PhD is Associate Professor of Health Policy and Management in the Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University. She is a political scientist and health policy/health services researcher and author of Fixing Medical Prices: How Physicians are Paid that goes to the heart of the U.S. medical pricing process- a largely unknown, yet influential committee of medical organizations affiliated with the American Medical Association that advises Medicare. The ready acceptance of this committees’ recommendations typically sets off a chain reaction across the entire American health care system. She has authored and co-authored over 30 book chapters and journal articles on state and local public health policies, public opinion, public health insurance coverage expansions and health insurance benefit regulation. Dr. Laugesen is a past recipient of a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Investigator Award in Health Policy Research.
Upcoming Events :
11/30/2017, 12:00 pm
CANCELLED-The Role of Education in the Transformation of Health Care
Sherine Gabriel
 
 
Event Information:
For more information on seminars and events sponsored by the Institute for Health, call our main number (848) 932-8413.