KSU presents forum on health care debate Feb. 18

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The debate over health care reform: Can we stop rising costs and declining coverage? A town…

Georgia (Jan 21, 2010) — The debate over health care reform:

Can we stop rising costs and declining coverage?

A town hall forum featuring U.S. Rep. Phil Gingrey and health care experts

Presented by

The Econometric Center at the Coles College of Business

&

The Small Business Development Center

This panel will bring together perspectives from a variety of health care providers regarding the current debate over health care reform and how we are going to pay for it. Topics of discussion will include

  • why is our health care delivery system so costly and inefficient?
  • how will small businesses be affected?
  • what are the fiscal implications of reform?

WHO:

U.S. Rep. Phil Gingrey, M.D., special invited guest

Tobin Watt, an attorney with Smith Moore Leatherwood practicing health care law

Jim Budzinski, executive vice president and CFO for WellStar Health System

Kenneth Braunstein, hematologist and oncologist

Don Sabbarese, director of the Econometric Center at the Coles College of Business and economics professor, will moderate the panel.

WHEN:

Thursday, Feb. 18

6 to 8 p.m.

WHERE:

KSU Center

3333 Busbee Drive, Kennesaw

The public is invited.

RSVP by Feb. 15 to (770) 423-6450 or atonsmei@kennesaw.edu.

Refreshments will be served.



 

A leader in innovative teaching and learning, Kennesaw State University offers more than 150 undergraduate, graduate and doctoral degrees to its approximately 41,000 students. With 11 colleges on two metro Atlanta campuses, Kennesaw State is a member of the University System of Georgia and the third-largest university in the state. The university’s vibrant campus culture, diverse population, strong global ties and entrepreneurial spirit draw students from throughout the region and from 92 countries across the globe. Kennesaw State is a Carnegie-designated doctoral research institution (R2), placing it among an elite group of only 6 percent of U.S. colleges and universities with an R1 or R2 status, and one of the 50 largest public institutions in the country. For more information, visit kennesaw.edu

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