Health Law, Tax and Antitrust Lawyers to Review Health Care Developments at D.C. Conference
WASHINGTON, D.C., Nov. 20, 2012 – As the future of American health care takes shape, health law, antitrust and tax lawyers will join professionals serving health care organizations and government leaders to review the latest legislative and policy developments from the Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, Internal Revenue Service, Department of Justice and other agencies at the American Bar Association Health Law Section’s Washington Health Law Summit, Dec. 3-4, in Washington, D.C.
Among the speakers are:
- House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi’s senior budget and health policy adviser;
- The Senate Finance Committee majority staff’s chief health and welfare counsel;
- Maryland’s lieutenant governor, speaking on state health programs;
- Brookings senior fellow Mark McClellan, a former CMS administrator and Food and Drug Administration commissioner;
- Matt Salo, executive director, National Association of Medicaid Directors;
- Richard Feinstein, director, Federal Trade Commission Bureau of Competition;
- Leslie Overton, deputy assistant attorney general, DOJ Antitrust Division; and
- Experts on health care reform’s new taxes.
For a complete list of conference sessions and speakers, please click here.
American Bar Association Health Law Section
Washington Health Law Summit 2012
Monday, Dec. 3, and Tuesday, Dec. 4
Marriott Wardman Park Hotel
2660 Woodley Road N.W.
This event is open to members of the press. For media credentialing and access to the program, please contact Betsy Adeboyejo at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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