Health Policy Primer from EMRA / YPS

Open to anyone looking for a primer on the core essentials about health policy.

Sunday, March 12


12:30 pm - 12:40 pm Welcome and Introductions 
YPS Chair and Alicia M. Kurtz, MD
12:40 pm - 1:15 pm Introduction to Health Policy
EMRA Leg Advisor
1:20 pm - 1:40 pm The Current and Future State of Graduate Medical Education Funding
Leonard Marquez, MD, Director, Government Relations AAMC
1:55 pm - 2:25 pm Mental Health: What's Broken and How Can it be Fixed
 Leslie S. Zun, MD, FACEP
2:30 pm - 2:40 pm World’s Fastest Introduction to the ACA
Nicolas Sawyer, MD
2:40 pm - 3:00 pm Panel Discussion – Is it working like it should?
Nicolas Sawyer, MD; Aimee K. Moulin, MD, FACEP; Adam P. Dougherty, MD; Seth Trueger, MD, MPH
3:00 pm - 3:10 pm  Introduction to Journal Club and Break
Jamie Dhaliwal, MD, MPH
3:10 pm - 3:55 pm The Levers of MACRA: What Will Work? Is there evidence for MACRA Strategies?
University of Colorado Admin Fellows
3:50 pm - 4:00 pm A Roadmap to Getting Involved
ACEP Vice President
4:00 pm - 4:30 pm Closing Remarks
Alicia M. Kurtz, MD
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm Resident and Young Physicians Section Reception


Journal Club Articles

Articles will be provided as we get closer to LAC.