MGH Health Policy Rounds


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

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March 4, 2019: Cancelled Due to Snow


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