Cameron University Business Research Center to host public forum, “The State of Medicare and Medicaid in the USA”

Cameron University’s Bill W. Burgess, Jr. Business Research Center (BBRC) will host “The State of Medicare and Medicaid in the USA,” a public forum, on Wednesday, March 14, at 1 p.m. in the CETES Conference Center. The forum, which is held in conjunction with Academic Festival X: American Identities in the 21st Century, is open to the public at no charge.

“This forum will focus on how the United States, as a leading nation of the world, is taking care of its elderly and underserved populations,” says Dr. Syed Ahmed, Director, BBRC. “We will also examine what leadership role the federal government should exercise in providing health care for these groups.”

Panelists for the forum are Michael Coulter, Health Insurance Specialist, Center for Medicare and Medicaid, Dallas Regional Office; Shari Kinney, Dr.P.H., R.N., C.P.H., Assistant Professor, Health Administration & Policy, College of Public Health, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center; Jonathan Small, President, Oklahoma Council of Public Affairs; Rosemary Bellino, M.D.; and Jenny Breeden, Director of Education, Oklahoma Healthy Aging Initiative (OHAI SW).

For more information, contact Dr. Syed Ahmed at 580-581-2430.

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March 2, 2018