Health Policy Workshop
The University of Texas at Austin School of Nursing & The Association for Nurses in Graduate School presents
Health Policy Workshop!
Date: Wednesday, October 31, 2012
Time: 1:00 - 5:00 pm
Location: The Centers for Medicaid and Medicare Services (CMS) Brown Bag Primer on new regulations will be held from 11:30 to 12:30 at the School of Nursing in NUR 4.180 | 1710 Red River, Austin, Texas. The remaining conference will be held at the Lone Star Room of the Frank Erwin Center | 1701 Red River, Austin, Texas.
This event is open to the public.
Dr. Tracie Harrison, PHD, RN | Associate Professor | 2011-12 APSA Health and Aging Policy Fellow | 512-471-9085
Dr. Gayle Acton, PHD, RN | Assistant Dean for Graduate Studies | firstname.lastname@example.org
Schedule of Events
|11:30 - 12:30||Brown Bag Primer: ‘Medicare, Medicaid and Duals: What has changed with the 1115 waiver and the ACA?’|
|1:00 - 1:05||Introductions: Dean Alexa Stuifbergen|
|1:05 - 1:45||Remarks: ‘Health Policies and the Importance of Nursing Advocacy in TX’
Representative Donna Howard
|1:45 - 2:30||Remarks: ‘What is the role of the courts in Health Policy? The Supreme Court and ACA’
Bill Sage, MD, JD Professor School of Law UT Austin
|2:30 - 3:15||Remarks: 'How will the ACA and Medicaid 1115 waivers affect access to care?’
Anne Dunkelberg, Associate Director, Center for Public Policy Priorities
|3:15 - 3:30||Break|
|3:30 - 4:15||Panel Discussion: Experienced Policy Experts from AARP, ADAPT and others discuss their health policy priorities and past experiences in the field|
|4:15 - 5:00||Panel Discussion: Opportunities and Careers: Policy experts discuss their own career trajectories and opportunities for student involvement|