MGH Health Policy Rounds

Slides that speakers allow to make public are linked here.

November 4, 2019

State Policy Perspectives  on Mental Health and Addiction


Senator Cindy F. Friedman

Vice Chair, Ways and Means Committee

Fourth Middlesex District, Massachusetts


October 7, 2019

in collaboration with MGH Gun Violence Prevention Center

Disarming Fear:  Using Emotional Messaging to Break Down Barriers
in Talking About Guns in the Home to End Family Fire


Slides: Hunter-MGH Policy Rounds-10-7-19

Kyleanne Hunter, PhD, Adjunct Professor, Georgetown University and Vice President, Programs, Brady United

May 6, 2019

Building Healthier Neighborhoods, Block by Block

Iyah Romm, CEO and Co-Founder, Cityblock Health


April 1, 2019

Reproductive Rights and the Courts: Assessing the Current Debate

Sara Rosenbaum, J.D. Harold and Jane Hirsh Professor, Health Law and Policy, Department of Health Policy and Management, Milken Institute School of Public Health, George Washington University

Presentation: Rosenbaum-MGH Policy Rounds-4-1-19FINAL


February 4, 2019

Electronic Cigarettes: Public Health Friend or Foe (or Both)?
Nancy Rigotti, MD, Associate Chief, General Medicine Division, Director, Tobacco Research and Treatment Center, Professor, Harvard Medical School


January 7, 2019

The Affordable Care Act Coverage Expansions at 8 3/4
Sherry Glied, PhD, Dean, Wagner Graduate School of Public Service, New York Universityglied group

December 3, 2018

2018 Voters, Partisan Politics, and the Future of U.S. Health Policy
Robert J. Blendon, ScD
Richard L. Menschel Professor of Public Health and Professor of Health Policy and Political Analysis
Senior Associate Dean for Policy Translation and Leadership Development
Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health and John F. Kennedy School of Government


November 5, 2018

Achieving Health Equity through Increased Understanding
Cara James, PhD
Director, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, Office of Minority Health
Co-Chair, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, Rural Health Council


October 1, 2018

Massachusetts as a Regional Lab to Control Health Spending
Stuart H. Altman, PhD
Chaikin Professor of Health Policy, Heller School of Social Policy and Management
Brandeis University