Affordable Care Act: What Does it Mean to Young People?

Students Talk Back: A Weekly Politics and Public Policy Forum

“Students Talk Back: A Weekly Politics and Public Policy Forum” is a series presented in partnership with the USC Dornsife College’s Jesse M. Unruh Institute of Politics and the USC Sol Price School of Public Policy’s Schwarzenegger Institute.

Affordable Care Act: What Does it Mean to Young People?

Obamacare is Here: What You Need to Know for the California Exchange Opening Week

This week marks the rollout of the insurance exchanges provided for by President Obama’s signature health reform law. The number of people who sign up will be the key factor as to how successful the Affordable Care Act will be, and in particular, how effective the administration will be at enrolling young adults into the program. Join us for a panel of policy experts and student leaders to discuss the intricacies of the Affordable Care Act and what its implementation will mean for young adults.

Free food served at 11:30 AM
 Discussion begins at noon
Food and space are limited. First come, first served.

Dana P. Goldman, Ph.D.
, USC Norman Topping Chair in Medicine and Public Policy and Director, USC Schaeffer Center for Health Policy and Economics
Tamika Butler, California Director, Young Invincibles
Sarah Axeen, Ph.D. Student, USC School of Policy, Planning, and Development
Julia Wick, Student, Sustainable Planning, USC Price School of Public Policy

 Co-moderated by:
Bonnie Reiss, Global Director, USC Scwarzenegger Institute
Annalise Mantz, Editor-in-Chief, USC Daily Trojan



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