Health Policy Primer from EMRA / YPS

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

Faculty and Courses (subject to change)
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Sunday, March 12


12:30 pm - 12:45 pm Welcome and Introductions 
YPS Chair and Alicia M. Kurtz, MD
12:45 pm - 1:20 pm Introduction to Health Policy
Rachel Solnick, MD
1:20 pm - 1:55 pm Mental Health: What's Broken and How Can it be Fixed?
 Leslie S. Zun, MD, FACEP
1:55 pm - 2:30 pm The Current and Future State of Graduate Medical Education Funding
Leonard Marquez, Director, Government Relations AAMC
2:30 pm - 2:40 pm World’s Fastest Introduction to the ACA
Nicolas Sawyer, MD
2:40 pm - 3:10 pm Panel Discussion – Is It Working Like It Should?
Cedric Dark, MD, FACEP; Adam P. Dougherty, MD; Nicolas Sawyer, MD; Seth Trueger, MD, MPH;
3:10 pm - 3:50 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
William P. Jaquis, MD, FACEP
4:00 pm - 4:30 pm Closing Remarks
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.