Health Care in 2013: Why the Race for the Presidency Matters


Associated Program:
John F. Kennedy Jr. Forum
Robert Blendon
Vivek Murthy
Thomas Scully
Sheila Burke
HKS Health Policy PIC
Malcolm Wiener Center for Social Policy

Harvard School of Public Health Professor and Senior Associate Dean Robert Blendon, Doctors for America President Vivek Murthy and former Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Administrator Thomas Scully discuss U.S. healthcare policy in the context of the 2012 U.S. Presidential election. Moderated by Sheila Burke, Harvard Kennedy School Adjunct Lecturer in Public Policy, this Forum is part of the Institute of Politics’ Election 2012 series and included an in-depth analysis of each 2012 presidential candidate’s opposing views on healthcare policy.