O'Neill Institute Colloquium: "Looking Ahead to Future Health Challenges by Looking Back"
October 15, 2014 —
Rep. Henry Waxman (D-Calif.)
O'Neill Institute Colloquium: “Looking Ahead to Future Health Challenges by Looking Back”
Timothy Westmoreland, Senior Scholar, O’Neill Institute for National and Global Health Law, Georgetown University and Professor from Practice, Georgetown University Law Center
Wednesday, October 22, 2014
2:20 – 3:20 p.m.
Georgetown University Law Center
Hotung Building, Room 2001
550 First Street, NW
Washington, D.C. 20001
Rep. Waxman, who will retire from Congress at the end of this term, has represented his district in California for four decades. He has been at the forefront of virtually all major health legislation enacted during this time.
Westmoreland will ask the Congressman to reflect on past successes and setbacks while looking ahead to looming national and global health challenges.
Westmoreland served as counsel to the Energy and Commerce Committee’s Subcommittee on Health and the Environment when Waxman was chairman from 1979-1994.
Space is limited. Media interested in attending should email email@example.com.
The Twitter hashtag for this event is #oneillcolloquium.
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