ANNAPOLIS, Md. (February 7, 2010) –Lt. Governor Anthony G. Brown, on Tuesday, will give a major address on a Governor’s Perspective on Health Care Reform to a national audience of health policy leaders at the 11th Annual National Health Policy Conference in Washington, D.C. Over 800 people will be in attendance at the event, which is organized by AcademyHealth. Past keynote speakers include U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius, New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg and – during the 2008 presidential campaign – policy advisors from the Obama, Clinton and McCain campaigns.
The National Health Policy Conference (NHPC) provides clarity on the critical health care issues and priorities for the upcoming year. In its eleventh year, the NHPC continues to deliver a program with insider perspectives from health policy leaders to an audience that includes researchers, policy experts, and advocates, who all share your concerns and interests.
Lt. Governor Brown leads the O’Malley-Brown Administration’s health care portfolio. He chairs the Maryland Health Care Reform Coordinating Council and the Maryland Health Quality and Cost Council. This year, he is championing the Administration’s legislative efforts to establish the framework for the Maryland Health Benefits Exchange, among other health care bills.
WHAT: Lt. Governor Brown to Give Keynote Address at National Health Policy Conference
WHERE: J.W. Marriott Hotel
1331 Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W.
Washington, D.C. 20004
WHEN: Tuesday, February 8, 2011