Library Speaker Series:
"Take Five: A Retrospective on the 5 Biggest Successes and Failures of Obamacare."

Presented by Dr. Summer McGee
Monday, March 23, 2015 at 2:00 p.m. Marvin K. Peterson Library, Upper Level

Biographical Information

Summer McGee, Ph.D., CPH, CPH, associate professor of Management, will present a talk on Monday, March 23rd regarding the 5 biggest successes and failures of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, also known as "Obamacare". This presentation occurs on the 5th anniversary of the passage of the law and is entitled "Take 5: A Retrospective on the 5 Successes and Failures of the Affordable Care Act." A Q&A will follow.


Dr. McGee is the Director of the Master of Healthcare Administration program and Director of the University-wide Shared Health Sciences and Health Professions Department at the University of New Haven.


Dr. McGee is an internationally renowned expert in health policy, public health and bioethics. Her research involves a wide range of issues in the field of bioethics including the ethics of public health research and policy, end-of-life care, and chronic pain management as well as the field of health policy and management.


Dr. McGee is a summa cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa graduate of Indiana University, where she designed the university’s bioethics major. She is a former recipient of both a Fulbright and a Javits fellowship, and received her Ph.D. in Bioethics & Health Policy from The Johns Hopkins University’s Bloomberg School of Public Health at the age of 25.

Dr. Summer McGee's web page

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