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National Scholars Seminar SERIES

 

2014 National Scholars'

Current Issues In Health Policy Lecture Series

 

The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Center for Health Policy at Meharry Medical College is pleased to announce the confirmed speakers for the 2014 National Scholars' Current Issues in Health Policy Lecture Series. For the fourth consecutive year, the RWJF Center for Health Policy will host its signature seminar series for Health Policy Fellows and Scholars throughout the spring semester. Audience members can expect to hear from the nation's most prominent health policy and social science experts, lecturing on provocative health and health policy issues. Below is the lineup for this year's National Scholars Current Issues in Health Policy Lecture Series.

All lectures will be held in the S. S. Kresge Learning Resources Center at Noon. Complimentary lunch is served beginning at 11:30 a.m. RSVP is required, email meharryhealthpolicy@mmc.edu.

 

Wednesday, January 29, 2014


Dr. Robert Fisher

"Listening to the Soon Departed"

Robert Fisher, PhD
President
Belmont University

Bio | Website | Event Photos

 

Wednesday, February 26, 2014


Dr. Lisa Dubay

"Children's Health in America: Successes in Coverage and Failure in Circumstances"

Lisa C. Dubay, PhD, ScM
Senior Fellow, Health Policy Center
Urban Institute 
National Advisory Board, RWJF Center for Health Policy at Meharry Medical College

      Bio | Website | Event Photos

 

Wednesday, March 26, 2014


Dr. Rashida Dorsey"Advancing Minority Health Policy: Collaborative Roles of the Federal and Academic Sectors"

Rashida Dorsey, PhD, MPH
Director, Division of Policy and Data
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

      Bio | Website

 

Wednesday, April 9, 2014    RESCHEDULED DATE


Rueben Warren

"Does Data Drive Health Policy"

Rueben C. Warren, DDS, MPH, DrPH, MDiv
Executive Director
National Center for Bioethics in Research and Health Care
Tuskegee University

      Bio | Website

 

Wednesday, April 23, 2014


Dr. Uche Uchendu

"Health Equity at the Veterans Health Administration"

Uchenna S. Uchendu, MD
Chief Officer
Veterans Health Administration's Office of Health Equity
U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

      Bio | Website