Hotel Palomar Arlington
1121 North 19th Street
Arlington, VA 22209
Session 1: The
American Health Care Predicament
David Mechanic, Ph.D.
Institute for Health, Health Care Policy, and Aging Research
Session 2: American Health
Care: The Problems of Access and Cost
Mark V. Pauly, Ph.D.
The Wharton School
University of Pennsylvania
Session 3: The Paradox of Plenty
Elliott S. Fisher, M.D., M.P.H.
Center for Health Policy Research and Clinical Practice
Dartmouth Medical School
Session 4: The Ethics of Newborn
Council Discussion of Staff Working Paper
Session 5: Human Dignity and
Bioethics: Essays Commissioned by the President’s Council
A Panel Discussion
Jean Bethke Elshtain, Ph.D.
University of Chicago
Steven Pinker, Ph.D.
Eva Brann, Ph.D.
St. John’s College