HEALTHY DECISION OR UNHEALTHY OVERSIGHT?:
A Legal Debate On The Affordable Care Act and the Impact of the Supreme Court's Recent Decision
October 19, 2012
8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Presented by Chapman University Fowler School of Law's Nexus Journal of Law and Policy
California MCLE credit (materials available by clicking on the speakers title)
Webcast live at www.chapman.edu/law
Check-in & Registration (8:30 - 9:00 a.m.)
Introduction by Professor David Dowling (9:00 - 9:15 a.m.)
Opening Keynote Presentation: The Triple Aim Challenge: Better Health, Better Care, Lower Cost (9:15 - 10:15 a.m.)
- Diana S. Dooley (Secretary, California Health and Human Services Agency)
- Moderator: Dr. Tom Campbell (Dean and Donald P. Kennedy Chair in Law and Professor of Economics, Chapman University School of Law)
Panel I: Constitutional Issues and Future Litigation Around the ACA (10:15 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.)
- John Eastman (Henry Salvatori Professor of Law and Community Service, Chapman University School of Law), "What the Heck did Chief Justice John Roberts Do?"
- Lisa Gilden (General Counsel, Catholic Health Association of United States), "ACA and Religious Liberty: The Freedom to Serve"
- Karen Harned (Executive Director, NFIB Small Business Legal Center), "The Give and Take of Congress' Enumerated Powers After NFIB v Sebelius"
- Dominic Perella (Associate, Hogan Lovells), "The ACA Decision: Watershed Moment for Federalism, or Much Ado About Nothing?"
- Moderator: Hugh Hewitt (Professor of Law, Chapman University School of Law)
Chapman Dialogue Lunch and Keynote Speaker: After Obamacare: Lessons of the VA for Health Care Reform (11:45 a.m. - 1:45 p.m.)
- Phillip Longman (Senior Research Fellow, New American Foundation)
- Moderator: Joel Marrero (Instructor, Military Law and Policy Institute, Chapman University)
Panel II: Practical Implications: How The ACA will Affect Key Players in Health Care (2:00 - 3:45 p.m.)
- Charles Bond (Principal Attorney, Physician Advocates), "Bond's Secret Agents of Change: Doctors' Dilemma - Surviving Health Care Reform"
- Chris Durkin (President, The Fringe Benefit Company), "Complying with the ACA: Practical Business Issues"
- Diana Hoffman (Special Counsel, CalOptima), "Medicaid Expansion: A Local Perspective"
- John Kabateck (Executive Director, NFIB/California) “Healthcare Reform and Main Street: What Small Business Needs to Know”
- Moderator: Harry Nelson (Managing Partner, Fenton Nelson)
Break: Cookies & Refreshments (3:45 - 4:00 p.m.)
Panel III: ACA's Effects on Expansion of Care to the Uninsured (4:00 - 5:30 p.m.)
- Ellen Wu (Executive Director, California Pan-Ethnic Health Network), "Health Equity and the ACA"
- Kiwon Yoo (Policy Director, Insure the Uninsured Project), "The Affordable Care Act: How it will Help the Uninsured"
- Joel Torrez, Jr. (Manager, Health Policy, The Coalition of Orange County Community Health Centers), "The Clinics and the Uninsured"
- Moderator: Marisa Cianciarulo (Professor of Law and Director, Family Violence Clinic)
"En Banc" Reception: Cocktails and Appetizers for all guest, presenters, faculty and students (5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.)
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