National Academy's Vital Directions Releases Final Paper

April 11, 2017

The National Academy of Medicine’s Vital Directions for Health and Health Care Initiative, co-chaired by Duke-Margolis director Dr. Mark McClellan,  has called on more than 150 leading experts across the country to assemble evidence-based strategies for advancing health and health care under the new presidential administration. On March 21, 2017, the NAM released the conclusive final paper in the Vital Directions series, authored by the initiative’s steering committee, which outlines key priorities for action and essential infrastructure needs. A special communication also appeared in JAMA.