• The Constitution, the Court, and Social Change | Tomiko Brown-Nagin || Radcliffe Institute
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    The Constitution, the Court, and Social Change | Tomiko Brown-Nagin || Radcliffe Institute

    Good evening. My name is A’Lelia Bundles. And I am Radcliffe College and Harvard College class of 1974. And I just– [APPLAUSE] –and I just spent the weekend in Cambridge at my 45th reunion, which was lots of fun. We have a really special class. What can I– I know everybody’s class is special, but ours is really special. And I just want to welcome you here. What an incredible turnout. Thank you all for coming. We have a wide range of ages and connections– Harvard and Radcliffe, and not Harvard and Radcliffe, and people who love the mission of what is going on. When the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced…

  • It Depends What State You’re In: Policies and Politics of the US Health Care System | Part 2
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    It Depends What State You’re In: Policies and Politics of the US Health Care System | Part 2

    – Welcome back, everybody. I hope you had as interesting a conversation in your break as I did at mine. And we brought up a bunch of problems in the first half. And it’s up to this panel to bring us all the solutions. My name is Janet Rich-Edwards. I’m the Life Sciences Director here at Radcliffe. And it’s my pleasure to introduce Zirui Song, who’s going to be our moderator. Zirui is an Assistant Professor of Healthcare Policy at Harvard Medical School, and also an internal medicine physician at MGH. He has worked in the US Department of Health and Human Services, the Center for Social and Economic Dynamics…

  • It Depends What State You’re In: Policies and Politics of the US Health Care System | Part 1
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    It Depends What State You’re In: Policies and Politics of the US Health Care System | Part 1

    [MUSIC PLAYING] – Good afternoon, everyone. I’m delighted that you’re here. I’m Liz Cohen. I’m Dean of the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, and I am very delighted that you could join us for today’s conference on the Politics and the Policies of Health Care in the United States. As Harvard’s Institute for Advanced Study, Radcliffe is charged with a dual mission, to foster and to share transformative ideas across academic disciplines. We do this by convening and supporting scholars, scientists, artists, and professionals from around the world who work together on the forefront of their fields. And we share their work with a broad and interested public through a…