San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
On November 8, 2013 the Joint Center for Political and Economic Studies will release a new report, “Affordable Care Act of 2010: Creating Job Opportunities for Racially and Ethnically Diverse Populations,” prepared by Drs. Bianca Frogner of George Washington University and Joanne Spetz of the University of California, San Francisco. Drs. Frogner and Spetz will discuss their report and its implications for federal health workforce policy. They will be joined by a distinguished panel to explore the potential for job growth resulting from the ACA, and the potential of people of color to occupy these jobs.
Panelists will include:
Dr. Bianca Frogner, Assistant Professor, Health Services Management and Leadership Department, School of Public Health and Health Services, The George Washington University
Dr. Joanne Spetz, Professor, Philip R. Lee Institute for Health Policy Studies, University of California, San Francisco
Dr. Marc Nivet, Chief Diversity Officer, Association of American Medical Colleges
Martha Ross, Fellow, Brookings Metropolitan Policy Program
Dr. Alice Warner, Program Officer, W.K. Kellogg Foundation
Dr. Brian Smedley of the Joint Center will moderate the discussion.