Peter S. Arno, PhD, one of the leading researchers for the University of Massachusetts-Amherst PERI team will speak about SB 562 and the Sanders Medicare for all bill, and the financing of each.
Dr. Arno is an economist and Senior Fellow and Director of Health Policy Research at the Political Economy Research Institute at the University of Massachusetts-Amherst and a Senior Fellow at the National Academy of Social Insurance. He recently served on the Board of Directors of the National Committee to Preserve Social Security & Medicare Foundation from 2013 to 2017. Dr. Arno received his doctorate in economics at the New School for Social Research and was a Pew Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the Institute for Health Policy Studies and the Institute for Health and Aging at UCSF and a Scholar of the American Foundation for AIDS Research.
Sponsors: HCA – Contra Costa County, AFSCME local 2700, East Bay Single Payer Coalition
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