April 9, 2019

25 Years of Patient Power

Featuring Sen. Bill Cassidy, MD, (R-LA); John C. Goodman, Author, Patient Power; President, Goodman Institute; Paul B. Ginsburg, Leonard D. Schaeffer Chair in Health Policy Studies, Brookings Institution; and David A. Hyman, Coauthor, Overcharged; Professor of Law, Georgetown University; Adjunct Scholar, Cato Institute; moderated by Michael F. Cannon, Director of Health Policy Studies, Cato Institute.

April 1, 2019

How Much Should Medicare Pay for Drugs?

Featuring Michael F. Cannon, Director of Health Policy Studies, Cato Institute; Peter Van Doren, Senior Fellow, Cato Institute; moderated by Jeff Vanderslice, Director of Government and External Affairs, Cato Institute.

February 20, 2019

How Much Should Medicare Pay for Drugs?

Featuring Michael F. Cannon, Director of Health Policy Studies, Cato Institute; Peter Van Doren, Senior Fellow and Editor, Regulation, Cato Institute; moderated by Matt Weibel, Director of Government & External Affairs, Cato Institute.

Due to inclement weather, this hill briefing has been cancelled.

December 5, 2018

Cato Club Naples 2018

Featuring Jason Sorens, Adjunct Scholar, Cato Institute; and Michael F. Cannon, Director of Health Policy Studies, Cato Institute; moderated by Peter Goettler, President and CEO, Cato Institute.

By Invitation Only.

September 12, 2018

Reclassification Risk in the Small-Group Health Insurance Market

Reclassification Risk in the Small-Group Health Insurance Market

Featuring Mark V. Pauly, Bendheim Professor, Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania; and Anthony LoSasso, Professor in Health Policy and Administration, University of Illinois at Chicago School of Public Health; moderated by Michael F. Cannon, Director of Health Policy Studies, Cato Institute.

July 12, 2018

To Err Is Human

To Err Is Human

Featuring Mike Eisenberg, Director, To Err Is Human; Carolyn M. Clancy, MD, Executive in Charge, Veterans Health Administration; David A. Hyman, Professor of Law, Georgetown University; Adjunct Scholar, Cato Institute; Coauthor, Overcharged; and Michael F. Cannon, Director of Health Policy Studies, Cato Institute.

June 8, 2018

Overcharged: Why Americans Pay Too Much for Health Care

Overcharged: Why Americans Pay Too Much for Health Care: Panel 1

Featuring the authors Charles Silver, Roy W. and Eugenia C. McDonald Endowed Chair in Civil Procedure University of Texas School of Law; Adjunct Scholar, Cato Institute; and David A. Hyman, Professor of Law, Georgetown University; Adjunct Scholar, Cato Institute; with comments by Eric D. Hargan, Deputy Secretary, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services; Andy Slavitt, Chairman, United States of Care; Former Acting Administrator, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services; and John E. McDonough, Professor of Public Health Practice, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health; Gail Wilensky, Project HOPE, former administrator, Health Care Financing Administration; moderated by Elisabeth Rosenthal, Editor-in-Chief, Kaiser Health News; Author, An American Sickness; Michael F. Cannon, Director of Health Policy Studies, Cato Institute; and Megan McArdle, Columnist, Washington Post.

February 7, 2018

Overturning the FDA’s Gag Rule

Overturning the FDA’s Gag Rule

Featuring Howard Root, Former CEO, Vascular Solutions, Inc. and author, Cardiac Arrest; Christina Sandefur, Executive Vice President, Goldwater Institute; and Jessica Flanigan, Assistant Professor, University of Richmond; moderated by Michael F. Cannon, Director of Health Policy Studies, Cato Institute.

November 15, 2017

Liberating Telemedicine

Liberating Telemedicine

Featuring Brian Schatz (D-HI), United States Senator; Shirley Svorny, Adjunct Scholar, Cato Institute; and Michael F. Cannon, Director of Health Policy Studies, Cato Institute; moderated by Peter Russo, Director of Congressional Affairs, Cato Institute.

September 6, 2017

The Long-Term Effect of Health Insurance on Near-Elderly Health and Mortality

The Long-Term Effect of Health Insurance on Near-Elderly Health and Mortality

Featuring Bernard S. Black, Nicholas J. Chabraja Professor, Northwestern University, Pritzker School of Law; Benjamin Sommers, Associate Professor of Health Policy and Economics, Harvard H.T. Chan School of Public Health; moderated by Michael F. Cannon, Director of Health Policy Studies, Cato Institute.