Susan Wood and Ruth Lopert Participate in PharmedOut Conference

Associate Professor Susan Wood and Adjunct Professor Ruth Lopert spoke at the 2017 PharmedOut Conference, held June 15-16 at Georgetown University Medical Center in Washington, DC.

Wood participated in “Pharma Funded Patient Advocacy Groups: Panel Discussion” and Lopert presented on “How Industry Influences Trade Discourse and Why It Matters”.

Leighton Ku Speaks on the Future of Medicaid

Professor Leighton Ku was a featured speaker at a May 19 symposium on “Obamacare After Obama” in Springfield, Illinois. The symposium was sponsored by the Southern Illinois University School of Law and Southern Illinois Health System.  Materials from all the speakers can be found here.

Ruth Lopert Speaks at World Bank Roundtable

Adjunct Professor Ruth Lopert participated in a World Bank roundtable entitled “Killing them softly: How wasteful spending, is harming patients and health budgets, and the need for new policy,” on May 9.

Ruth Lopert Speaks at Algerian Ministry of Health Roundtable

Adjunct Professor Ruth Lopert participated in a roundtable on “Regulation & Control of Biologics & Biosimilars” in Algiers. The event was convened by the Algerian Ministry of Health, on April 24.