Alumni-Faculty Exchange

Alumni-Faculty Exchange

"Changes and Advances in Health Care"

Learn from Penn’s leading experts in health care, geriatrics, and gerontology. Topics covered will include innovations in technology and the doctor/patient relationship, Alzheimer’s and other related diseases, the effects of changes in Medicare, and healthy aging.

The panel will be moderated by Daniel Polsky, PhD, Executive Director of the Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics, and Professor of Medicine in the Perelman School of Medicine and the Robert D. Eilers Professor of Health Care Management in the Wharton School. 

Panelists include: Jason Karlawish, MD, Professor of Medicine, Medical Ethics and Health Policy; Pamela Z. Cacchione, PhD, APRN, GNP, BC, FAAN, Ralston House Endowed Term Chair in Gerontological Nursing, Associate Professor of Geropsychiatric Nursing and Shivan J. Mehta, MD, MBA, MSHP, Assistant Professor of Medicine at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and the Veteran’s Administration Medical Center.

Co-sponsored by the Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics and Penn Alumni Education