Welcome to The Wall Street Journal’s annual Health Forum. We’re delighted that you’ve joined us. Please see the event agenda here.
The novel coronavirus is threatening populations, overwhelming healthcare systems and transforming social behavior so radically that economies have been sent into a tailspin. WSJ Health Forum will explore this crisis and much more. It will provide executives, investors, health professionals and industry experts with trusted insight from leaders in health policy and the health-care industries. Audience members will participate through Q&A sessions and will connect with each other to continue the conversation, exchange real-world knowledge and prepare for what’s next.
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THE GROUND BATTLE
CASE STUDY: HEART DISEASE
THE COST OF THE CURE
YOURS, MINE, OURS: SHARING CONSUMER HEALTH INFORMATION WITH INDUSTRY
THE COVID-19 CRISIS: HOW TO TACKLE
NEW DRUGS ARE EXPENSIVE, AND THEY DON'T ALWAYS WORK
FIVE-MINUTE PROGRAM BREAK
CORONAVIRUS AND THE HEALTHCARE SYSTEM
INVESTING IN GLOBAL HEALTH
GATTACA AND YOU
IS GUN VIOLENCE A HEALTH ISSUE?
3:36 pm TEST
RETHINKING HEALTH POLICY IN THE AGE OF CORONAVIRUS
THE POLICY PRESCRIPTION
Professor, Global Economics and Management, MIT Sloan School of Management; Co-founder, COVID-19 Policy Alliance
Gerald F. Seib
Executive Washington Editor, The Wall Street Journal
Editor, Live Journalism, The Wall Street Journal
Assistant Editor, Live Journalism, The Wall Street Journal
Editor, Live Journalism & Special Coverage, The Wall Street Journal
Governor, State of Kansas (2018-2019)
Amy P. Abernethy, M.D., Ph.D
Principal Deputy Commissioner, U.S. Food and Drug Administration
Vinay Prasad, M.D.
Associate Professor of Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University
Howard A. Zucker, M.D.
Commissioner, New York State Department of Health
Assistant Professor, Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology; Chief, Research Ethics Service, Center for Bioethics & Social Sciences in Medicine, University of Michigan Medical School
Joshua M. Sharfstein, M.D.
Professor of the Practice in Health Policy and Management; Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
President, Global Health Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
Larry J. Merlo
President and CEO, CVS Health
Todd Kuiken, Ph.D.
Senior Research Scholar, Genetic Engineering and Society Center, North Carolina State University
Sekar Kathiresan, M.D.
Co-Founder and CEO, Verve Therapeutics
Stephen Hsu, Ph.D.
Senior Vice President for Research and Innovation, Michigan State University
Patrice A. Harris, M.D.
President, American Medical Association
Scott Gottlieb, M.D.
U.S. Commissioner of Food and Drugs (2017-19); Resident Fellow, American Enterprise Institute
Nieca Goldberg, M.D.
Medical Director, NYU Women’s Heart Program; Senior Advisor, Women’s Health Strategy; Founder and Former Medical Director, Joan H. Tisch Center for Women’s Health; Clinical Associate Professor, NYU Grossman School of Medicine, NYU Langone Health
Anthony S. Fauci, M.D.
Director, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases
Founder and CEO, Hu-manity.co
Director, White House Office of Health Reform (2009-2011); Administrator, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (1997-2000), Partner and Co-Founder, Consonance Capital Partners
Marcy Darnovsky, Ph.D.
Executive Director, Center for Genetics and Society
Daniel J. Benjamin, Ph.D.
Professor (Research) of Economics, and Director, Behavioral and Health Genomics Center, Center for Economic and Social Research University of Southern California
Bureau Chief, Health & Science, The Wall Street Journal
Chief Economics Writer, The Wall Street Journal
Senior Writer, The Wall Street Journal
Amy Dockser Marcus
Reporter, The Wall Street Journal
Anna Wilde Mathews
Reporter, The Wall Street Journal
Digital Science Editor, The Wall Street Journal
Jonathan D. Rockoff
Deputy Bureau Chief, Health & Science, The Wall Street Journal
Science Writer, The Wall Street Journal
Associate Editor, The Wall Street Journal
PhRMA represents the country’s leading innovative biopharmaceutical research companies
Boston Scientific transforms lives through innovative medical solutions that improve the health of patients around the world.
McDermott Will & Emery
McDermott Will & Emery is the nation’s leading healthcare law firm.
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