Location: (COG) LRGVDC Ken Jones Conference Room, 301 W Railroad-Bldg B
Date: Friday, July 28, 2017
Anne Dunkelberg, associate Director for the Center for Public Policy Priorities in Austin, Texas, will address “Access to Health Care: Federal and State Updates and the Challenges Ahead.”
At a critical moment in the nation’s consideration of the future of health care, the Rio Grande Valley Equal Voice Network is pleased to host a conversation with Anne Dunkelberg, a national leader in the discourse around access to health care.
Anne Dunkelberg is one of the state's leading experts in policy and budget issues relating to health care access. In 2007, she was named Consumer Advocate of the Year by Families USA in Washington, D.C. Before coming to the Center, she served as Program Director for Acute Care in the Texas Medicaid Director's Office and spent six years with the Texas Research League, where she authored numerous reports on Texas health and human services issues and tracked state health and human services budget issues. She earned dual degrees from The University of Texas at Austin—a Bachelor of Arts (Plan II), magna cum laude, in 1979 and a Master of Public Affairs from the LBJ School of Public Affairs in 1988.
More information and for interviews:
Michael Seifert at (956) 459-6827
Ann Williams Cass at (956) 533-6637