Medicine & Health Policy

  1. Making Healthcare Affordable, Dr. John Colmers, former Maryland Health Secretary
  2. Patient-Centered Pediatric Pain Relief, Dr. Zeev Kain, former Chief Medical Officer at UC Irvine
  3. Discerning Quality in Healthcare, Roberta Winter, founder of
  4. Healthcare for All, Eric Naumburg, co-Chair of the Maryland chapter of Physicians for a National Health Program
  5. Are Pediatric Vaccinations Safe for Your Child?, Jenn Burnham, Baltimore City Nurse
  6. Bringing Healthcare Reform to Montgomery County,  Kirill ReznickMaryland Delegate 
  7. Braving Civil War to Give Children Sight, Life, Al Sommer, Dean Emeritus of the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
  8. Political Psyches Explained, Bart Rossi, Political Psychologist
  9. Stopping Lies with PsychologyGleb Tsipursky, Assistant Professor of History at Ohio State University
  10. Animal Testing, Nuclear Radiation, & Wall StreetPaul Locke, Associate Professor at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
  11. Opioid Epidemic, Advanced Directives, & Saving Tax DollarsDan Morhaim, Maryland Delegate
  12. Spinny Vinny's Yarn UnspunVinnie DeMarcoPresident of Health Care for All
  13. Seeing Right Through the Inflated Costs of X-RaysDan Durand, Chairman of Radiology at LifeBridge Health
  14. How Your McNuggets Lead to Your Extended Hospital Stay, Ellen Silbergeld, Professor at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
  15. Why Is American Healthcare So Complicated?,  Jonathan WeinerProfessor at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health 
  16. Financing Tomorrow's Physicians & Today's Health, Atul Grover, Executive Vice President of the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC)
  17. Preventing Heart Attacks with Binary Code,  Farzad Mostashari, former National Coordinator for Health IT at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
  18. Consumer Driven, Integrated HealthcareRobert Pearl, Executive Director and CEO, The Permanente Medical Group
  19. CHIPping Away at Medicaid Expansion, Karen Davis, former President of the Commonwealth Fund & former Deputy Assistant Secretary for Health Policy in the US Department of Health and Human Services
  20. Saving Lives, Millions at a Time, Josh Sharfstein, former Secretary of Maryland's Department of Health and Mental Hygiene
  21. Aligning the Healthcare, Construction, Aviation, & the Automobile Industries, Chip Davis, President and CEO of Sibley Memorial Hospital
  22. Ambulances: Expensive Health Insurance for the PoorPeter BeilensonPresident and CEO of Evergreen Health
  23. Profits & Health Insurance: A Public Service,  Dan Mendelson, President of Avalere Health
  24. Chronic Disease & YouMike KlagDean of the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
  25. Big Data and Your Doctor; Incentivizing MDs to Make You HealthyJosh Rosenthal, co-Founder of RowdMap 
  26. Making Politics Work for DoctorsGene Ransom, CEO of MedChi, the Maryland State Medical Society
  27. Landmines, Shattered Bones, and the Nobel Peace Prize James CobeyNobel Peace Prize Laureate
  28. How Making a Ground Breaking Discovery Changes Your LifeNoel Rose, Nobel Prize Nominee for Discovering Auto-Immune Disease
  29. Finding Quality in HealthcarePeggy O'Kane, founder and President of the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA)
  30. How to Lose Weight Without Dieting or ExercisingJoe Bernstein, owner of
  31. Should We All Be Be Getting High?, Justin Wasserman, Pain Management Specialist
  32. Taxpayer Funded Drug Paraphernalia for Drug AddictsClarence Lam, Maryland Delegate 
  33. Are Doctors Treating the Lonely More Than the Sick?Bruce Cooper, Primary Care Physician