Kaiser Family Foundation. Copyright 2009 Advisory Plank Kaiser and Company Family Foundation. All rights reserved.. Abortion, end-of-life care turn up health debate, blogosphere As the homely home Energy and Commerce Committee marked up medical reform bill yesterday evening, ‘a number of amendments on both sides of the abortion debate [added] a political charge – – and a distraction – – to the improvement of the legislation,’ Politico reports .She served in a leadership capacity developing health policy for the marketing campaign of President Barack Obama and on his changeover team at the US Department of Health insurance and Human Services. Dr. Gee in addition has held many leadership functions in organized medication and women’s wellness including local and nationwide leadership roles in the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, the National Quality Discussion board, the National Association of Open public Hospitals and the Association of Condition and Territorial Wellness Officials. Dr. Gee is normally on the Institute of Medicine’s Table of Health Care Services and is the inaugural recipient of a two-year Gant fellowship at the IOM. Dr. Gee is active and is caring for patients at LSU clinically. Her life interest is to boost the ongoing health and health care for females at the patient, state and nationwide level.
60 Minutes profiles Companions in Health co-founder Paul Farmer CBS’ 60 Moments on Sunday profiled Paul Farmer, co-founder of Companions in Health, which provides no-cost medical care for those who have HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis, malaria and other conditions in Haiti and eight other countries worldwide.