CHV Events


November 2, 2017
Drug prices in the United States are twice what they are in the United Kingdom and are much higher than in all other developed countries. In addition, drug prices are rising faster than prices for general consumer products or even other health care products. In this panel, Lisa Gill from Consumer Reports will describe the impact on patients. 

November 1, 2017
Drug prices in the United States are twice what they are in Great Britain and are rising much faster than prices for other products. At this session, Consumer Reports writer Lisa Gill will describe the impact on consumers and outline ways to keep your drug costs down.

October 20, 2017
2nd Implementation Science Symposium at UCSF - Live stream http://tiny.ucsf.edu/YMAPQS

September 29, 2017

The UCSF Center for Healthcare Value and The Philip R. Lee Institute for Health Policy Studies presents the latest installment in their Healthy Discourse series, this time exploring the sometimes tumultuous relationships between the media and policymakers, researchers, and the public:


August 3, 2017
All health care systems must strike a delicate balance between cost, quality and access. While Obamacare focused largely on increasing access to coverage and spreading the cost of illness across the entire population, Trumpcare tips the balance largely in favor of reducing federal spending, at the risk of destabilizing insurance markets and increasing costs for older and sicker individuals.

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