I have a big week coming up. First, the podcast will be officially launched on Tuesday - more on that later. On Friday I am going to participate in an event at the National Press Club in Washington DC. That's either very exciting or quite scary. Probably both.
Here is the official announcement:
To join the event live, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org Seating is limited…
Congressman Paul Ryan
Media Personality Rea Blakey
Giant inflatable Santa
Health Care Reform: Putting Patients First
Elected Officials Join America’s Top Medical Bloggers to Discuss the Real,
Clinical Impact of Health Care Reform
Friday, July 17, 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
The National Press Club, Broadcast Operations Center 4th Floor, 529 14th St. NW, Washington, DC
Keynote: Representative Paul Ryan, (R-WI), House Budget Committee Ranking Member
Moderator: Rea Blakey, Emmy award-winning health reporter and news anchor, previously with ABC, CNN, and now with Discovery Health
Host: Val Jones, M.D., CEO and Founder of Better Health
Policy Expert: Robert Goldberg, Ph.D., co-founder and vice president of the Center for Medicine in the Public Interest (CMPI)
Primary Care Panelists:
Kevin Pho, M.D., Internist and author of KevinMD
Rob Lamberts, M.D., Med/Peds specialist and author of Musings of a Distractible Mind
Alan Dappen, M.D., Family Physician and Better Health contributor
Valerie Tinley, N.P., Nurse Practitioner and Better Health contributor
Specialty Care Panelists:
Kim McAllister, R.N., Emergency Medicine nurse and author of Emergiblog
Westby Fisher, M.D., Cardiac Electrophysiologist and author of Dr.Wes
Rich Fogoros, M.D., Cardiologist and author of Covert Rationing Blog And Fixing American Healthcare
Jim Herndon, M.D., past president of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and Better Health contributor
For more information on Better Health, visit http://www.getbetterhealth.com.
OK, I added the Santa.