TBHC Annual Membership & Quarterly Meeting
Thursday, May 10, 2018
11:30am – 2:00pm
Ensuring Access for All
The Tampa Bay Healthcare Collaborative is excited to present Dr. Jamila Michener as the keynote speaker for our Annual Membership and Quarterly Meeting on Thursday, May 10, 2018. Dr. Michener is an Assistant Professor of Government at Cornell University and author of a new book, entitled, “Fragmented Democracy: Medicaid, Federalism, and Unequal Politics.” Her work has been published in the New York Times, the Washington Post, the American Prospect, and on Talk Poverty. She has also appeared on POTUS 2016, participated in several podcasts and interviews and been cited by various media outlets.
Culling insights from her research, Dr. Michener will discuss the challenges to healthcare access and equity in the present policy environment. She will highlight the prospects for broadening access and clarify the economic and political consequences of continued inequity.
Finally, Dr. Michener will invite the audience to consider the path that lies ahead for organizations, providers, advocates and others who want to change the current system for the better. Visit Dr. Michener’s website to learn more about her work and research.
Event LocationUniversity of Tampa, Plant Hall – Fletcher Lounge, 401 W Kennedy Blvd
Tampa, Florida, 33606