LDI Health Policy Seminar with Robert Doherty
Mr. Doherty is Senior Vice President of Governmental Affairs and Public Policy for the American College of Physicians (ACP), the largest physician specialty society and second largest medical organization in the United States. ACP represents 152,000 internal medicine physicians and medical student members. Mr. Doherty has more than 37 years of health policy experience and is an accomplished presenter at health conferences. From 1979 to 1998, Mr. Doherty worked in the governmental affairs department of the American Society of Internal Medicine, and with the merger of ASIM and ACP in June, 1998, joined the ACP as Senior Vice President for Governmental Affairs and Public Policy. He has senior staff management responsibilities for ACP’s Division of Governmental Affairs and Public Policy, located in Washington, D.C. Mr. Doherty has authored or co-authored many policy-related papers for the Annals of Internal Medicine, ACP’s flagship peer-reviewed journal. Mr. Doherty writes and hosts The ACP Advocate Blog with Bob Doherty and serves on the Board of Trustees of URAC, a leading health care accreditation organization and on the Steering Committee for Stand For Quality. He is a past-chair of the Policy Steering Committee for the e-Health Initiative (eHI).
This event is free and open to the public, but please register.
Co-Sponsored by the Department of Medicine