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"Will Physicians Lead Us Through Health Care Challenges?
Bill George, businessman and academic, has been deeply engaged with health care for the past 25 years. Former chair and chief executive of Medtronic, he has been professor of management practice at Harvard Business School since 2004. He is the author of four best-selling books including True North and Authentic Leadership. George challenges physician leaders to step up to the issues facing U.S. health care as we navigate the journey from disease care to lifelong health care.
|University of Minnesota Medical School and Department of Surgery|
The 18th Annual Health Services Research Conference will be held Tuesday, March 4, 2014. The purpose of this event is to bring together Minnesota's health services research community for a day of scholarly presentations and discussions. This year's conference theme is "Implementing the Affordable Care Act." The keynote speaker is Sherry Glied, Dean of NYU's Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service. She is also a former HHS Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation (ASPE).
University of Minnesota School of Public Health, Division of Health Policy & Management*
*MILI is a sponsor of this event
MILI in DC
Annually, MILI students, alumni, faculty, and industry partners, gather in Washington, D.C. to explore how political decisions happening at the top, impact the nation at large. Attendees meet with political leaders shaping the medical industry, and broaden their professional network on a national level.
Save the dates Sunday, March 16 through Tuesday, March 18, and be on the look out for additional details regarding the agenda for the 2014 trip.
|Medical Industry Leadership Institute|
The University of Minnesota's Medical Devices Center (part of the Institute for Engineering in Medicine), the College of Science and Engineering, and the Academic Health Center presents the 13th Annual Design of Medical Devices Conference, April 7-10, 2014. The world's largest medical device conference will be held at The Commons Hotel & McNamara Alumni Center, located on the University of Minnesota Twin Cities Campus.
To review the agenda and register, click here.
|University of Minnesota College of Science and Engineering|
At the recent American Society of Health Economists meeting at the Carlson School, Kerri Miller of MPR moderated a discussion on health reform. The conversation included Jonathan Gruber, professor of economics at MIT and Stephen Parente. Link to program audio here.