A discussion of the public health impact of the Supreme Court’s ruling on the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.Speakers include UCSF School of Nursing Dean David Vlahov; UC Berkeley School of Public Health Dean Stephen Shortell; UC Berkeley School of Law Professor and Former Dean Jesse Choper; and Claire Brindis, Dir., Philip R. Lee Institute for Health Policy Studies, UCSF.
A panel of UC Berkeley experts addresses the major consequences of the U.S. Supreme Court ruling on the Affordable Care Act. Panelists explore what the decision means for future health reform, constitutional law, medical care, the insurance market, insurance premiums, public policy, politics, and more.
The UC Berkeley School of Public Health presented its 16th Annual Public Health Heroes Awards to Mary Robinson, former president of Ireland and former UN High Commissioner for Human Rights; and Dr. Marcus A. Conant, dermatologist and HIV/AIDS primary care physician. See the award presentations and acceptances.