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Dr. David Fiellin Leads a Strategic Plan to Combat Opioid Abuse

May 10, 2018
Dr. David Fiellin, professor of medicine, emergency medicine, and public health, and director of the Yale Program in Addiction Medicine and a team of experts from Yale...
Mark Schlesinger, Department Chair & Professor of Public Health YSPH

Podcast: Mark Schlesinger Explains Medicare for All

April 3, 2018
In a podcast, Mark Schlesinger, Department Chair and Professor of Public Health, explains what “Medicare for All” means.  Schlesinger breaks it down into “two flavors”...
Howard Forman, Professor of Radiology, Economics, and Health Management

Q & A with Howard Forman on the Future of the Medical Profession

April 3, 2018
Professor Howard Forman answers questions on the future of the medical profession.  After a survey by Wallet Hub on what the best and worst states to practice medicine in,...
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Arjun Venkatesh's New Study on Hospital Re-admission Rates

March 19, 2018
Arjun Venkatesh and a team of Yale researchers recently published their findings in the Journal of Hospital Medicine.  The paper, “Association Between Postdischarge Emergency...

New Research on Immigration Status and Medicaid Enrollment

March 9, 2018
Will Schpero, an ISPS Graduate Policy Fellow, and co-writer Michael Cohen have published an article,  “Household Immigration Status Had Differential Impact On Medicaid...

Fiona Scott Morton's Healthcare Proposal for CT

March 6, 2018
Fiona M. Scott Morton’s new healthcare proposal, “The Connecticut Individual Healthcare Responsibility Fee,” tackles the future costs of health coverage for the state...

Jacob Hacker Writes a Special Report on Health Care Reform

January 8, 2018
Jacob Hacker proposes Medicare E (for Everyone) in a report co-published by the Century Foundation and the American Prospect.  The Road to Medicare for Everyone