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Upcoming Health Policy Webinars


Below are some health policy-related webinars, arranged by upcoming date:

Monday, April 5, 2021 (4:30-6:00)
Antiracism as Health Policy:  Race, COVID-19 and Policy Reform (Part 1)
Sponsor:  Boston University, School of Public Health

Tuesday, April 6, 2021 (10:30-2:00)
Building Vaccine Confidence During COVID-19:  The Role of the Medical Neighborhood 
Sponsor:  Bipartisan Policy Center

Tuesday, April 6, 2021 (4:30-6:00)
Antiracism as Health Policy:  Race, COVID-19 and Policy Reform (Part 2)
Sponsor:  Boston University, School of Public Health

Wednesday, April 7, 2021 (4:30-6:00)
Antiracism as Health Policy:  Race, COVID-19 and Policy Reform (Part 3)
Sponsor:  Boston University, School of Public Health

Thursday, April 8, 2021 (12:00-1:00)
Health Policy Seminar--Impacts of Medicaid Accountable Care on Access to Health Care and Health Outcomes: Oregon Experience
Impacts of Medicaid Accountable Care on Access to Health Care and Health Outcomes: Oregon Experience
Sponsor:  George Mason University, Department of Health Administration and Policy

Thursday, April 15, 2021 (1:00-2:30; Pacific Time)
Online Sales of E-Cigarettes and Other Tobacco Products:  Latest Developments 
Sponsor:  Mitchell Hamline School of Law, Public Health Law Center

Thursday, April 15, 2021 (12:00-1:00)
Moving Beyond Efficacy and Effectiveness:  Pragmatic Implementation Research to Reduce Health Disparities
Sponsor:  George Mason University, Department of Health Administration and Policy

Friday, April 16, 2021 (1:30-3:00)
COVID-19 Webinar--Fiscal, Monetary, and Health Policy Responses and Implications for the Economic Outlook
Sponsor:  Princeton School of Public and International Affairs

Monday, April 19, 2021 (12:15-1:15)
Natural Disasters and Elective Medical Services:  The Consequences of Forgone Health Care
Sponsor:  Princeton School of Public and International Affairs

Tuesday, April 20, 2021 (12:00-1:00; Central Time)
E-Cigarette Regulation:  The Past, Present, and Future of the FDA's Gatekeeping Role  
Sponsor:  Mitchell Hamline School of Law, Public Health Law Center

Wednesday, April 21, 2021 (1:00-2:00)
Using Crisis Intervention and Prevention to Divert Individuals with Opioid Use Disorder (OID) into Treatment and Supportive Services
Sponsor:  National Academy for State Health Policy

Thursday, April 22, 2021 (12:00-1:00)
Does Physician Reimbursement Affect Treatment?  Evidence from Restricting Balance Billing in California
Sponsor:  George Mason University, Department of Health Administration and Policy

Friday, April 23, 2021 (12:00-1:00)
A Nourishing Prescription:  Food as Medicine to Promote Health and Health Equity
Sponsor:  University of Pennsylvania, Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics

Monday, April 26 (3:00-4:00)
How States Can Leverage Hospital Community Benefit Policy to Advance Community Health and Equity
Sponsor:  National Academy of State Health Policy

Wednesday, April 28, 2021 (10:00-11:00)
Kentucky's Children:  Important Health Policy Updates
Sponsor:  Foundation for Healthy Kentucky

Wednesday, April 28, 2021 (12:00-1:00)
Navigating Drug Pricing Proposals and the Role of Value
Sponsor:  Avalere

Thursday, April 29, 2021 (4:30-6:00)
Biden's First 100 Days:  A Panel Discussion.  (NOTE:  The panel will discuss several key issues and initiatives during the 100 days, and we assume health policy will be one of those areas.)
Sponsor:  Princeton School of Public and International Affairs  

Friday, April 30, 2021 (11:00-12:30; Pacific Time)
Access and Equity in Medicaid Telehealth Policy
Sponsor:  Public Health Institute, Center for Connected Health Policy

Friday, April 30, 2021 (12:00-1:00)
Balancing Innovation and Access:  Can We Lower Drug Prices in a Pandemic?
Sponsor:  University of Pennsylvania, Charles C. Leighton, MD Memorial Lecture Fund

Tuesday, May 4, 2021 (3:00-4:00)
Food Insecurity, the Child Allowance and Child Poverty
Sponsor:  Association for Public Policy Analysis & Management (APPAM)

Friday, May 7, 2021 (11:00-12:30; Pacific Time)
Medicaid Telehealth Policies for Children and Youth
Sponsor:  Public Health Institute, Center for Connected Health Policy

Friday, May 7, 2021 (10:00-1:00)
The Promise of Health Reform and a Public Option in a Biden Administration
(keynote by Tom Daschle, Former U.S. Senate Majority Leader)
Sponsor:  University of Pennsylvania, Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics

Thursday, May 13, 2021 (12:00-1:00)
Health Policy Work-in-Progress with Michael Barnett, MD, MS (Assistant Professor of Health Policy and Management at the Harvard T. H. Chan School of Public Health)
(NOTE:  Dr. Barnett is "is a health services researcher and primary care physician whose research centers around understanding and addressing the inefficient delivery of health care in the U.S.) 
Sponsor:  University of Pennsylvania, Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics

Friday, May 14, 2021 (11:00-12:30; Pacific Time)
Medicaid Telehealth Policies for Seniors
Sponsor:  Public Health Institute, Center for Connected Health Policy

Thursday, May 20, 2021 (4:30-6:00)
The Politics of Health Inequalities
Sponsor:  Princeton School of Public and International Affairs

Friday, May 21, 2021 (11:00-12:30; Pacific Time)
Telemental Health State Medicaid Policies
Sponsor:  Public Health Institute, Center for Connected Health Policy

Friday, June 4, 2021 (12:00-1:00)
Racial Justice in National Drug Policy
Sponsor:  University of Pennsylvania, Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics


FOR A LIST OF PAST 2021 HEALTH POLICY WEBINARS, PLEASE SEE BELOW:    

Friday, January 29, 2021 (1:00-2:00)
Building Confidence to Build Immunity:  Vaccine Hesitancy and COVID-19
Sponsor:  Alliance for Health Policy

Wednesday, February 3, 2021 (3:00-4:00)
COVID-19 and the Legacy of Racism:  Vaccine Hesitancy and Treatment Bias
Sponsor:  National Institute for Health Care Management (NIHCM) Foundation

Thursday, February 4, 2021 (4:30-6:00)
Hopes for Health in the Biden Administration
Sponsors:  American Public Health Association and The Milbank Quarterly

Thursday, February 11, 2021 (12:00-1:00)
Basics of Budget Reconciliation and the Connection to Health Policy
Sponsor:  The Alliance for Health Policy

Friday, February 12, 2021 (12:00-1:00)
Voting, Structural Racism, and Health Inequities
Sponsors:  University of Pennsylvania, Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics and Bold Solutions

Friday, February 12, 2021 (1:00-2:00)
Administrative Law in Transition:  Changes to Expect in the Biden Administration
(featuring health law expert, Professor Nicholas Bagley, and others)
Sponsor:  William & Mary Law School

Thursday, February 18, 2021 (11:00-12:00)
Defining Policy Analysis:  A Journey That Never Ends
(featuring former HHS Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation, Sherry Glied, and others)
Sponsor:  APPAM

Tuesday, February 23, 2021 (8:00-9:00)
Overcoming Vaccine Hesitancy
Sponsor:  Duke Human Vaccine Institute, Global Health Institute, Duke University School of Medicine

Tuesday, February 23, 2021 (11:30 a.m. Central time)
Commercial Tobacco Control & Food Security in 2021:  Regulatory Opportunities
Sponsor:  Public Health Law Center, Mitchell Hamline School of Law, Hamline University

Wednesday, February 24, 2021 (2:00-3:00)
COVID-19:  Lessons Learned and the Path Forward
Sponsor:  Avalere

Friday, March 5, 2021 (12:00-1:00)
Addressing Social Needs to Improve Health
Sponsor:  University of Pennsylvania, Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics

Friday, March 5, 2021 (1:30 p.m.)
What Can the World Teach Us About Building a Culture of Health
Sponsor:  Robert Wood Johnson Foundation

Tuesday, March 9, 2021 (1:30-2:30)
State of the States 2021:  Pandemic Response and Recovery
Sponsor:  Urban Institute

Thursday, March 11, 2021 (10:00-12:00 and 1:30-3:30)
The Fifty:  America's Governors
Sponsor:  Politico

Thursday, March 11, 2021 (11:00-12:00)
Equity for Seniors:  Using Data to Guide COVID-19 Pandemic Recovery
Sponsor:  Avalere Health

Thursday, March 11, 2021 (12:00-1:00)

Health Policy Work-in-Progress Research Seminar Series:  Rena Conti, PhD
(research focuses on the organization, financing, and regulation of medical care; written extensively on the pricing, demand, and supply of prescription drugs)
Sponsors:  University of Pennsylvania, Center for Health Incentives and Behavioral Economics and the Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics

Thursday, March 11, 2021 (1:00-2:00)
Achieving Health Equity for All Kids
Sponsor:  American Public Health Association

Thursday, March 11, 2021 (2:00-4:00)
Vital Directions for Health and and Health Care:  Priorities for 2021
Sponsor:  National Academy of Medicine

Friday, March 12, 2021 (12:00-1:00)
A Year in Review:  America's Fight Against COVID-19
Sponsor:  Alliance for Health Policy

Friday, March 12, 2021 (12:00-1:00)

Value-Based Payment: False Hope or the Future of Health Care?
Sponsor:  University of Pennsylvania, Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics

Friday, March 12, 2021 (1:00-2:15)
Health Equity Summit:  Leading Equity Webinar Series
Sponsor:  Association of State and Territorial Health Officials

Monday, March 15, 2021 (11:00-2:30)
Priorities on the Health Horizon:  Informing PCORI's Strategic Plan
Sponsor:  National Academy of Medicine

Tuesday, March 16, 2021 (1:30-2:30)
Will Medicare Run out of Money?
Sponsor:  Bipartisan Policy Center

Wednesday, March 17, 2021 (7:00-8:30 a.m.)
Lessons from the World's First Maternal Health Development Impact Bond
Sponsor:  Mathematica

Wednesday, March 17, 2021 (12:00-1:00)

Understanding Shifting Insurance Coverage Impacts
Sponsor:  Avalere Health

Thursday, March 18, 2021 (3:00-4:15)
Will Oregon's Decriminalization Experiment Succeed?
Sponsor:  American Enterprise Institute

Friday, March 19, 2021 (12:00-1:00)
Prospects for the Reform of Individual Health Insurance and the ACA's Exchanges
Sponsor:  University of Pennsylvania, Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics

Friday, March 19, 2021 (1:00-2:15)
Health Equity Summit:  Leading Equity Webinar Series
Sponsor:  Association of State and Territorial Health Officials

Tuesday, March 23, 2021 (1:00-2:00)
Promoting Equitable COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution in the Greater DC Region
Sponsors:  Urban Institute and Urban–Greater DC

Tuesday, March 23, 2021 (2:00-3:00)

Using Crisis Intervention and Prevention to Divert Individuals with Opioid Use Disorder into Treatment and Supportive Services
Sponsor:  National Academy for State Health Policy

Wednesday, March 24, 2021 (2:00-3:00)
It's OK Not be Be OK:  Physician Burnout and Mental Health
Sponsor:  NIHCM Foundation

Thursday, March 25, 2021 (2:00-3:30)
Primary Care and Public Health Partnerships in the Era of Covid-19:  Collaborating to Improve Preparedness, Building Resilience, and Address Inequities
Sponsor:  Mathematica 

Friday, March 26, 2021 (1:00-2:15)
Health Equity Summit:  Leading Equity Webinar Series
Sponsor:  Association of State and Territorial Health Officials

Monday, March 29, 2021 (11:00-12:00)

Maintaining Substance Use Disorder Services During the Pandemic and Beyond - Challenges and Opportunities
Sponsor:  National Academy for State Health Policy

Wednesday, March 31, 2021 (11:30-12:45)
Tackling America's Mental Health and Addiction Crisis Through Primary Care Integration
Sponsor:  Bipartisan Policy Center