Drug Pricing: Public Health Implications (online presentation)

Thought some of you might be interested in this upcoming online presentation hosted by the Harvard School of Public Health:

Friday, October 23, 2015, 12:30-1:30pm ET

Join Us Online: ForumHSPH.org
October 23, 12:30-1:30pmET
@ForumHSPH #MedPricing
Email questions for the panelists.

Presented in Collaboration with Reuters and in Association with Harvard HealthPublications


Steven Pearson, President of the Institute for Clinical and Economic Review and Lecturer at Harvard Medical School

Aaron Kesselheim, Director, Program on Regulation, Therapeutics, and Law, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, and Associate Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School

Meredith Rosenthal, Professor of Health Economics and Policy, Harvard T.H. Chan School ofPublic Health

Lowell Schnipper, Clinical Director, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center Cancer Center, and Chair, American Society of Clinical Oncology’s Value in Cancer Care Task Force

Caroline Humer, Correspondent, Reuters

Welcome! And Instructions

Welcome to the class blog for SO 215: Sociology of Healthcare at Boston University. Here we will share our critical responses to health-related news (10% of grade), as well as discussion questions, process reflections, news, photos, and other images or information we would like to share with the class.

Please read this post for details on getting started and instructions for posting.

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