This is a past Event
National Perspectives on Local Issues Lecture Series
Mark B. McClellan on "The Future of Health Care Reform"
Lavin-Bernick Center (LBC)
(Building 29 on the Tulane Campus Map)
Lunch Reception to Follow
Free and Open to the Public
About the Speaker
A medical doctor and economist, Mark McClellan works on promoting high-quality, innovative and affordable health care. Once commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration and administrator of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, Dr. McClellan now directs the Engelberg Center for Health Care Reform at the Brookings Institution. He also served as a member of the President’s Council of Economic Advisers and senior director for health care policy at the White House.
From time to time, Dr. McClellan advises U.S. government officials on health care policy issues. In his capacity as a health policy expert, he is the co-director of the Bipartisan Policy Center’s Leaders’ Project on the State of American Health Care; co-chair of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Commission to Build a Healthier America; and chair of the FDA’s Reagan-Udall Foundation.
Dr. McClellan is also co-chair of the Quality Alliance Steering Committee, sits on the National Quality Forum’s Board of Directors, is a member of the Institute of Medicine of the National Academy of Sciences, and is a research associate at the National Bureau of Economic Research.
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