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Health Systems Innovation (HSI) Lunchtime Seminar Series w/ Professor Robert Pozen

Thursday November 14, 11:45am - 1:00pm


Topic: State Insurance Programs to Reduce ACA Premiums

Professor Pozen is a Senior Lecturer at MIT Sloan School of Management and a Senior Fellow at the Brookings Institution. 

Bob graduated summa cum laude from Harvard College and holds a law degree from Yale, where he aso obtained a doctorate for a book on state enterprises in Africa.



Highlights of the MIT Sloan: Designing for Health Conference 2018 

HSI Faculty Director Joseph Doyle- Opening Session

Howard A. Zucker, MD, JD, Commissioner, New York State Department of Health
Keynote:(Science) Fiction(Science) Fact: The Tomorrow of Medicine + Health Technology

PANEL 1: Food as Medicine: Building the Evidence

Moderator: Joseph Doyle, Erwin H. Schell Professor of Management and Applied Economics, MIT Sloan School of Management
Ana Ayala, VP of Programs, Project Open Hand
Seth A. Berkowitz, MD, MPH, Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of General Medicine and Clinical Epidemiology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Kartika Palar, Assistant Professor, UCSF, Project Open Hand Investigator
Michelle A. Passaretti, RN, BSN, CCM, Senior Director of Innovations, Geisinger
David B. Waters, CEO, Community Servings, Boston

Keynote: Confronting the Opioid Epidemic: A Many Systems Approach
Karen Smith, MD, MPH, Director, California Department of Public Health

Panel 2: How Can We Transform Health with Precision Health?
Moderator: Robert C. Green, MD, MPH, Professor of Medicine (Genetics), Harvard Medical School, and Director, Genomes2People Research Program, Brigham and Women's Hospital and the Broad Institute
Ernst Berndt, Professor of Applied Economics, Emeritus, MIT Sloan School of Management
Domenick Bertelli, MBA 99, Partner, Putnam Associates

Panel 3: Collaborative Models for Care Transformation

Moderator: Jason Helgerson, MPP, Founder, Helgerson Solutions Group
Andrew Bertagnolli, Vice President Behavioral Health Clinical Product, Optum
Chris Goldsmith, President, Landmark Health
Valerie F. Pietry, MD, MS, TPP ’85, Chief Medical Officer, Family Health Center of Worcester

HSI Director Anne Quaadgras:HSI And Education

Panel 4: Food Systems Interventions to Curb Chronic Illness and Promote Health

Moderator: Georgia Perakis, William F. Pounds Professor of Operations Management, Operations Research and Statistics, MIT Sloan School of Management
Sue AnderBois, Director of Food Strategy, State of Rhode Island
Laurie “Duck Caldwell, Executive Director, Boston Area Gleaners, Inc.
Timothy Griffin, Associate Professor, Director, Division Chair - Agriculture Food and Environment, Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy, Tufts University
Lisa Sebesta, Founder, Sitari Capital

Jay Levine, Retired Principal of ECG Management Consultants: Closing Remarks

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