College of Health and Human Services
George Mason University
George Mason University Mason
George Mason University

*Subject to change due to government activities on health care reform and speaker changes.

Health Policy Institute program (first three days)

  • Health Reform: What is Alternative Approach?
  • Understanding the Health Policymaking Process
  • Connecting with Key Agencies, Stakeholders Organizations and Elected Representatives
  • Managing Government Relations and Legislative Affairs for Health Systems
  • The Affordable Care Act: The Employers' Perspectives
  • Health Executives in Policy Stewardship
  • Government Payment Systems: What Lies Ahead?
  • Medicaid Expansion: What is Next?
  • Strategies to Stabilize the Affordable Care Act (ACA) Marketplaces
  • Panel: Capitol Hill Agendas Under the New Administration
  • Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act (MACRA) of 2015
  • Drug Pricing Strategies: What is Expected Ahead?
  • Policy Legislation to Advance the Promises of Health Informatics: Next Generation Technology (Health IT related Cures)
  • Post ACA: Progress, Advancing Public and Population Health
  • Panel: Innovations in Population Health
  • Panel: Workforce Shortages
  • Health Reform and Delivery System Transformation/Innovation
  • 21st Century Cures Act: The promise and Challenge of Precision Medicine

Capitol Hill Visit and the Agenda (fourth day)

  • Federal Policymaking in Action: Advocacy on Capitol Hill
  • Capitol Hill Day: Appointments with Members and Congressional Staff and Attendance at Congressional Meetings