Thursday, March 10, 2016- EVENT CANCELLED
TIME: 11:30 am – Bar opens; 12:15 pm – Lunch served;
1-2 pm –Presentation and Q & A
PRICE: $25 Members; $30 Non-members (includes lunch); $10 Lecture only
EVENT TYPE: Speaker Luncheon
Dr. Helms’ career has focused on advancing health care improvements through planning, program analysis, and development of new initiatives to expand coverage for the uninsured. He teaches a course on State Healthcare Policy in the Department of Health Policy and Management at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health and is working with its Institute for Health and Social Policy on a joint Canadian and U.S. project on state health policy capacity and leadership. From 2000 until 2011, he was President of AcademyHealth, the national society for the fields of health services research and health policy analysis. From 2011 through 2014, Dr. Helms served as Director of the LMI Center for Health Reform working on the implementation of federal and state health exchanges established under the Affordable Care Act. He received his PhD in economics and public administration from the Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs at Syracuse University.