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Art Gianelli (’08) Participates with Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi in Briefing of NAPH Legislative Event in Washington D.C.

EMPH alum Art Gianelli, President/CEO of the NuHealth System and a member of the executive board of the National Association of Public Hospitals and Health Systems (NAPH), participated, with Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, in a briefing of the … Continue reading

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Thomas Edward Jackiewicz, MPH ’94, recently appointed chief executive officer of the UC San Diego Medical Center

Thomas Edward Jackiewicz, MPH ’94 was recently appointed chief executive officer of the UC San Diego Medical Center, where he is responsible for the management of the Hillcrest Medical Center, Thornton Hospital, Moores UCSD Cancer Center, Shiley Eye Center and … Continue reading

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EMPH alum Nancy McGee paper in American Health and Drug Benefits

EMPH alum Nancy McGee recently had a paper published in American Health and Drug Benefits. The article, regarding private payer perspectives, can be found here: http://www.ahdbonline.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=183

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Lloyd E. Ratner, MD, professor of surgery, was inducted into the American Surgical Association

Lloyd E. Ratner, MD, professor of surgery, was inducted into the American Surgical Association. He also will be guest of honor at the 16th annual Transplant Recipients International Organization (TRIO) Triangle Awards dinner in October.

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Dr. Asma Muzaffar (’11), Alex Rodriguez, and DentCare

New York Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez donated $250,000 to help launch the University‚Äôs DentCare program, which provides dental education and care to children in Head Start programs, public schools and day care centers in New York City. On July … Continue reading

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Skolnick quoted in The New York Times

Take a look: http://www.nytimes.com/2009/10/25/business/smallbusiness/25health.html?_r=1&emc=eta1 Sheryl Skolnick teaches the EMPH Master Class “Wall Street and Health Care: The Intersection of Cash and Care.”

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Sparer and Somers on Medicaid and its role in Health Care Reform

http://healthaffairs.org/blog/2009/07/10/medicaid-uniquely-prepared-to-deliver-on-health-care-reform/

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Michael Sparer in the New York Daily News

http://www.nydailynews.com/news/politics/2009/09/17/2009-09-17_senates_new_health_insurance_proposal_is_step_forward_but_baby_steps_ny_experts_.html

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