Forum Events

America’s Healthcare Future
Implications of the Upcoming Supreme Court Decision about the ACA

June 17th, 2015 Part of: .

Watch the Live Webcast on This Page Wednesday, June 17, 2015 12:30-1:30pm ET No registration required to watch the webcast. Send our panelists questions in advance at theforum@hsph.harvard.edu. Tweet us @ForumHSPH #ACA2015Forum The Affordable Care Act (ACA) made history: Since it became law, some 16.4 million people have insurance who were once uninsured. But President Read More…

Telehealth
How New Technologies Are Transforming Health Care

May 15th, 2015 Part of: .

This Forum event will consider the pros and cons of implementing telehealth in the U.S. and in other countries, including doctor and patient buy-in, protection of quality care, and impact of the Affordable Care Act.

Can E-cigarette Regulation Protect the Public’s Health?
Making Sense of the Science

April 16th, 2015 Part of: .

NEW: The E-Cig Quandary, from the spring edition of Harvard Public Health     The burgeoning e-cigarette market has provoked deliberations about emerging e-cigarettes science, public health concerns and regulatory policy approaches. Some scientists perceive e-cigarettes as a potentially less harmful alternative to traditional tobacco products. By contrast, others fear e-cigarette use will promote tobacco Read More…

Living the Best Life Possible
Doctor and Patient Conversations About Serious Illness and Mortality

March 17th, 2015 Part of: .

This Forum event with examine “Living the Best Life Possible: Doctor and Patient Conversations About Serious Illness and Mortality.”

Putting Mothers and Babies First
Benefits Across a Lifetime

February 26th, 2015 Part of: .

PUTTING MOTHERS AND BABIES FIRST: Benefits across a Lifetime Presented in Collaboration with The GroundTruth Project and GlobalPost One of the smartest investments a society can make is to foster the health and education of its mothers. Healthy mothers raise healthier children, which boosts the productivity and stability of communities and economies. Yet, maternal mortality Read More…

Women and Heart Disease
What You Don't Know May Kill You

February 12th, 2015 Part of: .

[FORUM VIDEO] This Forum event will provide a concise overview of the causes and forms of heart disease in women — and then explore today’s leading-edge prevention and treatment strategies.

Treatment as Prevention
Can We Treat Our Way Out of the AIDS Epidemic?

December 1st, 2014 Part of: .

[FORUM VIDEO] Could “treatment as prevention” prove to be the strategy to finally end the AIDS epidemic?