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Dean Jody Heymann and
The UCLA Fielding School of Public Health Alumni Association
invite you to
The 40th Annual Lester Breslow Distinguished Lecture
Including the 2014 Alumni Hall of Fame Induction
and the 2014 Student Writing Competition
Monday, March 17, 2014
4:00 - 6:00pm, with a reception to follow
UCLA Neuroscience Research Building Auditorium
635 Charles E. Young Drive South, Los Angeles
Featuring Gerald Kominski, PhD
Dean's Distinguished Scholar for 2014
"The Affordable Care Act:
Will 2014 Finally be the Turning Point?"
Gerald F. Kominski is a Professor of Health Policy and Management and Director of the UCLA Center for Health Policy Research in the UCLA Fielding School of Public Health. His current research interests focus on evaluating the effects of the Affordable Care Act on insured and uninsured populations. He has specialized in studies evaluating the costs of health care programs and technologies, with a special emphasis on public insurance programs, including Medicare, Medicaid, and Worker's Compensation. Dr. Kominski is currently working with the California Health Benefit Exchange Board, known as Covered California, to determine eligibility and likely enrollment in the subsidized marketplace starting this year.
This event is free to students, alumni, faculty, staff and friends.