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Past · March 26, 2012

Meeting the Challenge of Health Care Reform

The James Irvine Foundation Briefing Series

March 26, 2012 · 12:00 pm


Date: March 26, 2012
Time: 12:00-1:30 p.m.
Location: CSAC Conference Center
1020 11th Street, 2nd floor
Sacramento, CA


The Affordable Care Act is a sweeping federal policy change that presents states with complex implementation tasks. Collaborative efforts among policymakers, research institutions, and health foundations will be critical to successful, evidence-based implementation. Participants will discuss ways that research and information can help meet the challenges of health reform and inform the state’s efforts.


Diana Dooley, secretary, California Health and Human Services Agency
Kim Belshé, senior policy advisor, PPIC
Andrew Bindman, professor, UCSF and director, University of California Medicaid Research Institute
Helen Lee, policy fellow, PPIC
Peter Long, president and CEO, Blue Shield of California Foundation
Marian Mulkey, director, Health Reform and Public Programs Initiative, California HealthCare Foundation


The James Irvine Foundation Briefing Series is intended to inform decisionmakers and facilitate constructive discussion about the major social, economic, and political issues facing California. The series is supported by a grant from The James Irvine Foundation.


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