166820 Sicko' Politics: Where Do We Go from Here?

Tuesday, November 6, 2007: 1:30 PM

Martha Livingston, PhD , Associate Professor of Health and Society, Old Westbury, NY
When Yeats wrote "The best lack all conviction, while the worst are full of passionate intensity," he could have

been talking about the current political situation: from Iraq to health-care reform, the worst are still in power, and opposition is timorous at best. Here we will review health care reform politics, and propose (and discuss) next steps toward real health-care justice.

Learning Objectives:
Discuss next steps for health care reform Review health care reform politics

Presenting author's disclosure statement:

Any relevant financial relationships? No
Any institutionally-contracted trials related to this submission?

I agree to comply with the American Public Health Association Conflict of Interest and Commercial Support Guidelines, and to disclose to the participants any off-label or experimental uses of a commercial product or service discussed in my presentation.