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December 19, 2016 12:00 PM
Lectures and Panels
VIDEO: Introduction, Gregory Curfman
VIDEO: Full Discussion

The Petrie-Flom Center hosted a live web panel to address what health care reform might look like under President-elect Trump's administration. Expert panelists discussed the future of the Affordable Care Act under a "repeal and replace" strategy, alternative approaches to insurance coverage and access to care, the problem of high drug prices, innovation policy, support for scientific research, and other topics. The panel also discussed opportunities and obstacles relevant to President-elect Trump’s proposals, as well as hopes and concerns for health policy the Trump administration.


  • Joseph R. Antos, Wilson H. Taylor Scholar in Health Care and Retirement Policy, American Enterprise Institute

  • Lanhee J. Chen, David and Diane Steffy Research Fellow, Hoover Institution; Director of Domestic Policy Studies and Lecturer, Public Policy Program; affiliate, Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies, Stanford University

  • Douglas Holtz-Eakin, President, American Action Forum

  • Moderator: Gregory Curfman, Editor-in-Chief, Harvard Health Publications

This web panel was free and open to the public.

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Sponsored by the Petrie-Flom Center for Health Law Policy, Biotechnology, and Bioethics at Harvard Law School and the Harvard Law School Association.


VIDEO: Introduction, Gregory Curfman
VIDEO: Full Discussion


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