Duke-Margolis 2023 Health Policy Conference: Reversing the Slide in America's Health



Duke-Margolis 2023 Health Policy Conference: Reversing the Slide in America's Health

Additional publications discussed during the 2023 Health Policy Conference

The Future of Public Health: Public Health 3.0 and Accountable Population Health
Informing Local Emergency Response Through Standard Health Care Data Reporting
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Join the Duke-Margolis Center for its 2023 Health Policy Conference, May 17, offered in-person at the Renaissance Hotel, Washington, DC, and virtually. National health policy experts, public officials and policymakers, as well as private sector leaders, will engage participants in strategic discussions around solving the nation’s most pressing health policy challenge: Reversing the Slide in America's Health.

We are honored and pleased to have a cadre of exceptional speakers joining us for this year's event. The current speaker list for the 2023 Duke-Margolis Health Policy Conference includes:

  • Adam Boehler, CEO, Rubicon Founders
  • Beth Cameron, Professor of the Practice and Senior Advisor to the Pandemic Center, Brown University School of Public Health 
  • Chris Chen, Chief Executive Officer, ChenMed
  • Bechara Choucair, Senior Vice President and Chief Health Officer, Kaiser Permanente
  • LaShanda Cobbs, Senior Vice President, Public Health Strategy & Enterprise Integration, and Chief Executive Officer, Preparedness and Emergency Response, OptumServe
  • Rena Conti, Dean’s Research Scholar and Associate Professor, Markets, Public Policy, and Law, Boston University
  • Liz Fowler, Director, Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation and Deputy Administrator, Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services 
  • Céline Gounder, Senior Fellow & Editor-at-Large for Public Health, KFF Health News
  • Ashish Jha, COVID-19 Response Coordinator, The White House
  • Nicole Lurie, Executive Director for Preparedness and Response, Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations
  • Farzad Mostashari, Founder and CEO, Aledade
  • Meena Seshamani, Director, Center for Medicare, and Deputy Administrator, Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services
  • Andy Slavitt, Founder and General Partner, Town Hall Ventures
  • Philip Zelikow, White Burkett Miller Professor of History, University of Virginia, and Executive Director, COVID Crisis Group 
  • Anne Zink, Chief Medical Officer, Alaska Department of Health and President, Association of State and Territorial Health Officials

Duke-Margolis Planning Team


Patricia Green, MA

Director of Communications


Marianne Hamilton Lopez, PhD, MPA

Senior Research Director, Biomedical Innovation
Faculty Director of the Duke-Margolis Postdoctoral Associates & Affiliated Fellows Program
Adjunct Associate Professor
Senior Team Member
Margolis Core Faculty

Mark McClellan

Mark McClellan, MD, PhD

Director of the Duke-Margolis Institute for Health Policy
Robert J. Margolis, MD, Professor of Business, Medicine and Policy
Margolis Executive Core Faculty

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Morgan Romine, MPA

Chief of Staff
Senior Team Member

Robert Saunders

Robert Saunders, PhD

Senior Research Director, Health Care Transformation
Adjunct Associate Professor
Senior Team Member
Margolis Core Faculty