Summit on Health Care Costs in America

8:00 – 8:30 a.m.          Registration and Light Breakfast

8:30 – 8:45 a.m.          Welcome and Introductions

  • Mary Ella Payne, R.N., MSPH
    Acting President and CEO, Alliance for Health Policy
  • Reed V. Tuckson, M.D.
    Board Chair, Alliance for Health Policy;
    Managing Director, Tuckson Health Connections

8:45 – 9:00 a.m.          Keynote 1: Where Does the Money Go?

  • Jessica Banthin, Ph.D.

Deputy Assistant Director, Health, Retirement, and Long-Term Analysis Division, Congressional Budget Office

9:00 – 10:00 a.m.        Panel 1: Are We Spending on the Right Things?

  • Stacy Becker, MPP, M.S.
    Vice President of Programs, ReThink Health
  • Rachel Block
    Program Officer, Milbank Memorial Fund
  • Tom Miller, J.D.
    Resident Fellow, American Enterprise Institute
  • Joe Selby, M.D., MPH
    Executive Director, Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute
  • Moderator: Reed V. Tuckson, M.D.
    Board Chair, Alliance for Health Policy;
    Managing Director, Tuckson Health Connections

10:00 – 10:15 a.m.      Break

10:15 – 11:00 a.m.      Panel 2: What Do Consumers Really Want?

  • Mollyann Brodie, Ph.D.
    Senior Vice President for Executive Operations and Executive Director for Public Opinion and Survey Research, Kaiser Family Foundation
  • Robin Gelburd, J.D.
    President, FAIR Health
  • James Gelfand, J.D.
    Senior Vice President, Health Policy, ERISA Industry Committee
  • Moderator: Kirsten Sloan
    Board Member, Alliance for Health Policy;
    Vice President for Policy, American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network

11:00 – 11:15 a.m.      Keynote 2: What Are Some Emerging Trends and Disrupters?

  • Farzad Mostashari, M.D., M.Sc.

Co-Founder and CEO, Aledade

11:15 – 12:00 p.m.      Panel 3: What Are Feasible Policy Goals?

  • Doug Holtz-Eakin, Ph.D.
    President, American Action Forum
  • Topher Spiro, J.D.
    Vice President of Health Policy and Senior Fellow of Economic Policy, Center for American Progress
  • Moderator: Julie Rovner
    Robin Toner Distinguished Fellow and Chief Washington Correspondent, Kaiser Health News