Course Date and Location
Date: April 20, 2018, 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Location: Baylor College of Medicine McNair Campus 1st Floor Conference Rooms A & B
1 - 1:25 p.m.
"The Politics of Health Care"
Cedric Dark, M.D., M.P.H., FACEP
1:25 - 1:50 p.m.
"Universal Coverage: Getting There from Here"
Alison Haddock, M.D., FACEP
1:50 - 2:15 p.m.
"It's the Prices, Stupid"
Laura Medford-Davis, M.D.
2:15 - 2:40 p.m.
"An Agenda for Achieving Health Equity"
Megan Douglas, J.D.
15 Minute Break
2:55 - 3:20 p.m.
"Thoughts & Prayers Won't Cure Gun Violence
Kyle Fischer, M.D., M.P.H.
3:20 - 3:45 p.m.
"War of the Words: The CDC 7"
Bich-May Nguyen, M.D., M.P.H., FAAFP
3:45 - 4:10 p.m.
"Veteran's Choice Healthcare"
Kameron Matthews, M.D., JD, FAAFP
15 Minute Break
4:25 - 5 p.m.
"Expanding Medicaid in Republican Territory"
Policy Director, Office of the Secretary
Louisiana Department of Health
Director of Symposium
- Cedric Dark, M.D., M.P.H., FACEP
Cedric Dark, M.D., M.P.H. is the Founder and Executive Editor of the Policy Prescriptions® Blog. He is also an Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine and a Health Policy Scholar for the Center for Medical Ethics and Health Policy at Baylor College of Medicine.
- Bich-May Nguyen, M.D., M.P.H., FAAFP
Dr. Nguyen cares for patients at a patient-centered medical home and teaches medical students and residents in the clinical and hospital setting.
- Megan Douglas, J.D.
Ms. Douglas is the Associate Director of Health Information Technology Policy in the National Center for Primary Care at Morehouse School of Medicine in Atlanta, GA.
- Kyle Fischer, M.D., M.P.H.
Dr. Fischer is the Director of the Health Policy Fellowship at the University of Maryland Department of Emergency Medicine.
- Alison Haddock, M.D., FACEP
Dr. Haddock is an assistant professor of Emergency Medicine at Baylor College of Medicine and a member of the Board of Directors of the American College of Emergency Physicians.
- Kameron Matthews, M.D., J.D., FAAFP
Dr. Matthews is the Deputy Executive Director of Provider Relations and Services in the Office of Community Care at the Veterans Health Administration in Washington, DC.
- Laura Medford-Davis, M.D.
Dr. Medford-Davis is an assistant professor of Emergency Medicine at Baylor College of Medicine and works as a healthcare consultant.
- Peter Crougan
Mr. Crougan is the Policy Director in the Office of the Secretary for the Louisiana Department of Health.