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GW Health Policy Lecture Series: From Death Panels to the Vaccine-Autism Myth: The Challenge of Healthcare Misconceptions

The Department of Health Policy at Milken Institute School of Public Health at the George Washington University in collaboration with the Jayne Koskinas Ted Giovanis Foundation for Health and Policy has launched a new seminar series on pressing health policy topics. The dialogue series will include a total of five seminars given by nationally-recognized speakers along with reaction and commentary by leaders in the field as well as audience participation.

The first lecture of the series will be held on December 9, 2014 and will feature Dr. Brendan Nyhan, an assistant professor of government at Dartmouth College. Professor Nyhan’s lecture, “From Death Panels to the Vaccine-Autism Myth: The Challenge of Healthcare Misconceptions,” will be held from 11 am until 1:30 pm at Milken Institute School of Public Health, 950 New Hampshire Avenue, Washington, DC.

The lecture is free and open to the public. Lunch will be provided. To find out more about the lectures series, please contact Clarence Greene at greene@gwu.edu or 202-994-4796.