The Affordable Care Act Turns Five
Friday, April 17, 2015
Former U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services
The Connecticut Insurance Law Journal and Insurance Law Center at
UConn Law School
Please join us for an in-depth consideration of the first five tumultuous years of the Affordable Care Act—and predictions for its future. Our keynote speaker, Kathleen Sebelius, was the Secretary of Health & Human Services during and after the ACA’s passage. Our panelists will include leading economists, law professors, and industry representatives who have spent much of their last five years thinking about the one of the most hotly-debated laws in American history.
The event will take place in the William F. Starr Hall on the Law School campus in Hartford, Connecticut. Registration is free and breakfast and lunch provided for those who register by April 13, 2015.
8:00-8:45 Registration, Breakfast, & Opening Remarks
8:45-10:00 PANEL ONE: The ACA Today | Moderator: Brendan S. Maher, Mark Hall (Wake Forest University School of Law) , Timothy S. Jost (Washington and Lee University School of Law), Amy B. Monahan (University of Minnesota Law School), Elizabeth Weeks Leonard (University of Georgia School of Law)
10:15-11:30 PANEL TWO: Rethinking & Reform | Moderator: Jill Anderson, Kyle D. Logue (University of Michigan Law School) , Patricia A. McCoy (Boston College Law School), William M. Sage (University of Texas Law School
11:30-1:00 Lunch & Keynote Address : Kathleen Sebelius (former Governor of Kansas and & Secretary of HHS)
1:00-2:20 PANEL THREE: Views of the Cathedral | Moderator: Radha Pathak, Brian Galle (Boston College Law School) , Abbe R. Gluck (Yale Law School) , Jessica L. Roberts (University of Houston Law Center), Daniel Schwarcz (University of Minnesota Law School)
2:20-3:35 PANEL FOUR: ACA Economics | Moderator: Peter Siegelman, Amanda E. Kowalski (Department of Economics, Yale University), Ellen R. Meara (Department of Economics, Dartmouth College), Mark V. Pauly (Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania)
3:45-5:00 PANEL FIVE: Living in an ACA World | Moderator: John A. Cogan, Nima Farzan (Chief Operating Officer, PaxVax) , Charles Klippel (Deputy General Counsel, Aetna), Thomas Leonardi (Former Connecticut Insurance Commissioner)
Please contact Patricia Carbray with any questions.