Following its Centennial Conference From Inequality to Equality held in September 2016, the Women’s City Club of New York (WCC) will host a panel discussion on Tuesday, January 31, 2017 to discuss the status of the New York Health Act which aims to establish single-payer health insurance in New York State. This panel will build upon the discussion at the Centennial Conference regarding disparities in the health care system.
To register, go to http://bit.ly/2iNSsCb; call 212-353-8070 ext. 101; or email email@example.com. The event will be held at Mount Sinai Beth Israel/Phillips Ambulatory Care Center (Union Square) in the Friedman Conference Center, 2nd Floor.
Panelists include: Mary E. O’Brien, MD, Board Member, Physicians for a National Health Program (PNHP); Richard N. Gottfried, Chair, New York State Assembly Committee on Health; Max Hadler, Health Advocacy Specialist, New York Immigration Coalition; and Dr. Linda Prine, Medical Director, Reproductive Health Access Project, Director, Women’s Health, Institute for Family Health. The panel is co-sponsored by Beth Israel Department of Family Medicine and Physicians for a National Health Program, New York Metro Chapter.