Wharton Sirius Radio Session: How to Make Smart Financial Decisions as a Health Care Consumer

Date and Time
Tuesday, June 21, 2016
12:00pm— 1:00pm
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Join in the healthcare conversation on SIRIUSXM Channel 111 - the Wharton business channel! A panel of experts will discuss How to Make Smart Financial Decisions as a Health Care Consumer. 

866.jpgOur next radio session, How to Make Smart Financial Decisions as a Health Care Consumer, will be Tuesday, June 21st from 12:00pm to 1:00pm EDT.  Please note that the topic is subject to change.   

Click here to register. Open only to current dues-paying members of WHCMAA.  Available to 50 participants.
The user name and password for access to this session will be emailed to all participants on Monday, June 20th.

  • Amanda Starc, Assistant Professor, Health Care Management, The Wharton School. Her research examines the Medicare Advantage, Medicare Part D, and Medicare Supplement (“Medigap”) markets, as well as consumer behavior in insurance exchanges.
  • Zarek Brot-Goldberg, Ph.D. candidate, Department of Economics, UC Berkeley.  Previously a research assistant and then consulting researcher at Microsoft Research, New England. He earned his B.S. in Mathematics and Economics at American University in 2011.

Moderated by:  John Barkett, WG'09, Director of Policy Affairs, Towers Watson
These sessions are free of charge to WHCMAA dues paying members and will permit a listener to listen in through their computer for these nationally broadcast one hour time slots.  It will also provide listeners to call in during these sessions to provide their perspectives.   These sessions will also be replayed 3 more times during the week on SIRIUS Channel 111.    It is a great way to join in the conversation!

Replay schedule:
Friday, June 24th at 9:00 am EDT
Saturday, June 25th at 4:00 pm EDT
Sunday, June 26th at 9:00 pm EDT 

Note: If we become oversubscribed to this offer, our goal will be to extend the one hour radio segment to 2 hours (to ensure your voice is heard).  Lastly, if you have an idea for a panel discussion or would like to be a panelist for a session, please email Jeff Voigt at [email protected].   Again, this is open only to dues paying members. 

Additional Sessions:

Please visit our Events page for a listing of additional sessions: http://www.whartonhealthcare.org/events.html.