Health Policy in the News

The Schroeder Center seeks to provide timely information on current health policy issues that affect Virginians and all Americans.

  • Schroeder Center Research Associate, Kelly Metcalf-Meese, is closely following the Virginia General Assembly and has compiled an informative list of selected health-related bills being considered by the General Assembly this legislative session.  Read more...
  • Elizabeth Vestal, policy analyst at the Schroeder Center, answers questions about the National School Lunch and School Breakfast Programs and the recent controversy following Congress’ decision to halt funding for the new proposed regulations. Read more...
  • Elizabeth Vestal answers the FAQs, or Frequently Asked Questions, on the recent controversy surrounding the HPV vaccine and takes a look at state policies on the vaccine. Read more...
  • Professor Christine Jensen explains the discontinuation of the CLASS Act, a component of the Affordable Care Act, and what it means for local seniors and caregivers. Read more...