Series: Policy Controversies

Disaster Response
A Decade of Lessons Learned Post 9/11

September 6th, 2011 Part of: .

[FORUM VIDEO] Ten years after the 9/11 terrorist attacks, 1 1/2 years after the Haiti earthquake, and six months after the Japanese tsunami, earthquake and nuclear crises, this Forum event examined how far we have come in responding to disasters — and the policy implications for decision making in emergencies.

Governor Deval Patrick
The Next Phase of Massachusetts Healthcare Reform

April 28th, 2011 Part of: .

[FORUM VIDEO] While federal budget battles and repeal threats shadow the national law, Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick explored in this Forum webcast two important themes for the future of the state’s healthcare reform — containing costs while increasing quality.

Response to the Earthquake, Tsunami and Nuclear Crises in Japan
Disaster Leadership in Action

March 16th, 2011 Part of: .

[FORUM VIDEO] This Forum event examined the “Response to the Earthquake, Tsunami and Nuclear Crises in Japan: Disaster Leadership in Action.”

Philanthropist Ted Turner in Conversation with Dean Julio Frenk
Driving Global Health from Goals to Action

December 9th, 2010 Part of: .

[FORUM VIDEO] Philanthropist Ted Turner and Dean Julio Frenk discussed how to drive global health, using the framework of the UN’s Millennium Development Goals.

The Impact of the 2010 Elections on U.S. Healthcare Reform

November 5th, 2010 Part of: .

[FORUM VIDEO] Implementation of the new health care reform law will slow down—and some pieces may disappear altogether—now that Republicans control the U.S. House of Representatives, according to a panel of health policy experts who spoke at The Forum at Harvard School of Public Health on November 5, 2010, following the 2010 elections.