Type: Public event

The 2010 Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act: States React. Courts Consider. Coverage Expands. What's Next?

Date & time

Mar 21, 2011, 4:00-5:30 pm EDT


Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy Betty Ford Classroom
735 S. State Street 1110 Weill Hall Ann Arbor, MI 48109

Free and open to the public.

The 2010 Affordable Care Act (ACA) was enacted as a potential salve for the ailing U.S. health care system. It has quickly become a great challenge for states reacting to its provisions, and a target for legal objections likely to reach the Supreme Court. Join us as members of an expert panel share their views on logistic and legal realities of the ACA and answer your questions.

Nicholas Bagley
Assistant Professor of Law, University of Michigan Law School

Genevieve Kenney
Senior Fellow, Urban Institute Health Policy Center

Chris Priest
Director, Bureau of Medicaid Policy and Actuarial Services, Michigan Department of Community Health

Thomas Buchmueller
Professor of Business Economics and Public Policy, University of Michigan Stephen M. Ross School of Business and School of Public Health

Sponsored by: the Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy (CLOSUP), and the Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy.

For more information, please visit www.closup.umich.edu or call 734-647-4091.