2007 Aspen Health Forum: The Art and Humanity of Medicine
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Discussions on health policy, health care reform and the importance of shared stewardship of health care resources. The programs that follow were presented at the Aspen Health Forum, October 3-6, 2007. The forum explored the most challenging issues and exciting developments in medical science — and how they may affect our individual health and that of our families and communities. For more information on the forum, visit www.aspeninstitute.org/ahf.
||CleanBiomedical Ethics||Nigel Cameron, President, Institute on Biotechnology and the Human Future; Einer Elhauge, Director, Petrie-Flom Center for Health Law Policy, Biotechnology, and Bioethics, Harvard University; Ruth Faden, Executive Director, Johns Hopkins Berman Institute of Bioethics; Frances Kamm, Littauer Professor of Philosophy and Public Policy, Kennedy School of Government, Professor of Philosophy, Harvard University; Mark Siegler, Director, MacLean Center for Clinical Medical Ethics, University of Chicago Moderated by Ezekiel Emanuel, Director, Department of Clinical Bioethics, National Institutes of Health.||5 10 2007||Free||View in iTunes|
|2||VideoClosing Plenary: Winning the Game of Life||John Parr, Co-Founder, Civic Results; Terrie Fox Wetle, President, American Federation for Aging Research. Moderated by William Colby, Senior Fellow, National Hospice and Palliative Care. Introduced by Michelle McMurry, Director of the Health, Biomedical Science and Society Policy Program, and the Aspen Health Forum, The Aspen Institute.||5 10 2007||Free||View in iTunes|
|3||CleanVideoMedical Diplomacy: Winning Hearts||Tommy Thompson, Partner, Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP, Former Secretary of Health and Human Services||5 10 2007||Free||View in iTunes|
|4||VideoHealth, Humanity and Politics: Prospects for Reform||Bill Frist, Former Senate Majority Leader; Mark Ganz, President and CEO, The Regence Group; Elizabeth Teisberg, Co-Author, Redefining Health Care; Tommy Thompson, Partner, Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP, Former Secretary of Health and Human Services. Moderated by Craig Fuller, Executive Vice President, APCO Worldwide. Introduced by Michelle McMurry, Director of the Health, Biomedical Science and Society Policy Program, and the Aspen Health Forum, The Aspen Institute.||5 10 2007||Free||View in iTunes|
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||Science Education||Victor Dzau; Darrell Kirch, President and Chief Executive Officer, Association of American Medical Colleges; Alan Leshner, Chief Executive Officer, American Association for the Advancement of Science; James Madara, Chief Executive Officer, University of Chicago Medical Center. Moderated by Susan Brink, Health Staff Writer, The Los Angeles Times.||4 10 2007||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Emerging Science of Mood||Alan Leshner, Chief Executive Officer, American Association for the Advancement of Science; Nora Volkow, Director, National Institute on Drug Abuse. Moderated by Eve Nichols, Vice President for Science, The Fidelity Foundation. Introduced by Wayne Rosenkrans, Scientific and Medical Strategy Director for External Medical Relations, AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals.||4 10 2007||Free||View in iTunes|
|8||CleanVideoThe Human Element: A Candid Conversation about Pioneers of Modern Medicine||Peter Agre, Vice Chancellor for Science and Technology, Duke University Medical Center; J. Michael Bishop, Chancellor, University of California, San Francisco Neen Hunt, President, The Lasker Foundation. Moderated by Elliot Gerson, Executive Vice President, Seminars and Public Programs, The Aspen Institute.||3 10 2007||Free||View in iTunes|
|9||VideoFrom the Front Lines: PTSD||Charles Figley, Director, Florida State Traumatology Institute; Georg-Andreas Pogany, Founder, Just One Wounded Warrior; Jennifer Vasterling, Chief of Psychology and Clinical Investigator, The National Center for PTSD. Moderated by Barbara Romberg, Founder and Executive Director, Give an Hour.||3 10 2007||Free||View in iTunes|
|10||CleanVideoEasing the Burden: Does Health Care Cost Too Much and How Do We Pay for It?||Dan Crippen, Former Director, Congressional Budget Office; Ezekiel Emanuel, Director, Department of Clinical Bioethics, National Institutes of Health; Bill Frist, Former Senate Majority Leader; Peter Orszag, Director, Congressional Budget Office. Moderated by Ron Winslow, Deputy Editor, Health and Science, The Wall Street Journal. Introduced by Franmarie Kennedy.||3 10 2007||Free||View in iTunes|
|11||VideoThe Hospital of the Future||David Eddy, Founder and Chief Medical Officer, Archimedes, Inc.; Joe Hogan, President and Chief Executive Officer, GE Healthcare; John Maeda, Associate Director of Research, MIT Media Lab; Ken Weakley, Managing Director, Equity Research Department, Investment Banking Division, Credit Suisse. Moderated by Harvey Fineberg, President, The Institute of Medicine. Introduced by Michelle McMurry, Director of the Health, Biomedical Science and Society Policy Program, and the Aspen Health Forum, The Aspen Institute.||3 10 2007||Free||View in iTunes|
|12||CleanVideoWelcoming Remarks and Opening Session: Great Expectations: American Attitudes toward Personal Responsibility and Medicine||Craig Fuller, Executive Vice President, APCO Worldwide; Mary Wolley, President and CEO, Research!America; Moderated by John Zogby, President and Chief Executive Officer, Zogby International. Introduced by Elliot Gerson, Executive Vice President, Seminars and Public Programs, The Aspen Institute.||2 10 2007||Free||View in iTunes|