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Sep 2020 24
Time: 11:00 AM



American Healthcare After COVID-19: Transforming the System Sector-by-Sector

A Meeting of the Members of the NAM Leadership Consortium

Where: Webinar

When: September 24, 2020 | 11:00am – 1:45pm ET


11:00am | Welcome, Introductions, and Meeting Overview 

  • Mark McClellan, Duke University (NAM Leadership Consortium Chair)
  • Michael McGinnis, National Academy of Medicine (Executive Director)

11:15am | Keynote Address

  •  VADM Jerome M. Adams, U.S. Surgeon General

11:45am | American Healthcare After COVID-19: Insights from ongoing sector assessments

Individual discussants will provide overviews of each of the major topic areas below, followed by brief reactions from other panelists:

  • Patients, families, and communities – David Skorton, Association of American Medical Colleges
  • Health payers – Rahul Rajkumar, Blue Cross Blue Shield NC
  • Clinicians and professional societies – Suzanne Miyamoto, American Academy of Nursing
  • Care delivery organizations – Jeff Balser, Vanderbilt University Medical Center
  • Health information technology – Peter Lee, Microsoft
  • State and local public health – Karen DeSalvo, Google
  • Health product manufacturers and innovators – Vas Narasimhan, Novartis
  • Health and biomedical research – Nakela Cook, PCORI
  • Quality, safety, and standards organizations – Carolyn Clancy, Department of Veterans Affairs

1:15pm | Implications for Health System Transformation

Discussants and other panelists will reflect on how each sector can contribute to large-scale health system transformation in the wake of COVID-19.

  • Joanne Kenen, Politico

1:45pm | Adjourn

The webinar will be recorded, and a recording will be made publicly available after the event concludes. No certificates of attendance or continuing education credit will be issued for attending this webinar.

Questions? Please email LeadershipConsortium@nas.edu.

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