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Socioeconomic Mobility & Healthcare: Socioeconomic Mobility & Healthcare

March 09, 2018
12:00 PM - 01:00 PM
K-207 (2-6408), URMC

Howard Lanney
University of Rochester
Y4 Medical Student


Sixth of Series: Repeal, Retain, or Reform: Perspectives on American Health Policy and Politics

Socioeconomic status has a significant impact on the health and healthcare of patients. Policies to increase economic mobility through programs make a difference. In particular, exemplary policies that connect patients with evidence-based early childhood programs have long-term economic benefits. Participant will work with primary evidence and review several policies to debate which one has the most promise. The barriers to implementing a chosen program will be identified and an advocacy plan to increase utilization with be developed.

Pizza will be served.

The University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

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