Health Policy

The Nation’s Pulse: The Texas Medical Center’s 2018 Consumer Survey

Wednesday, September 12, 2018 | 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. Add to Calendar

Join us as we present the results of our annual national survey, now in its fourth year, which provides insight into the public’s perception and attitude of hot-button health policy issues.

Since its launch in 2015, the survey has yielded surprising results that highlight changing perspectives on some of the most pressing health issues affecting the American public. Through this annual survey, the TMC Health Policy Institute aims to continue shedding light on how the views of everyday citizens could shape health policy decisions of the future.

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5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.: Results & Discussion
7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.: Drinks & Hors d’oeuvres

Presenting Survey Results:

  • Arthur “Tim” Garson Jr., MD, MPH
    Director, Texas Medical Center Health Policy Institute
  • Stephen Linder, PhD
    Associate Director, Texas Medical Center Health Policy Institute
    Director, Institute for Health Policy, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston School of Public Health


  • Mary Agnes Carey, MS
    Partnerships Editor and Senior Correspondent, Kaiser Health News


  • Vivian Ho, PhD
    Director, Center for Health and Biosciences, Rice University’s Baker Institute for Public Policy
  • Peggy Landrum, PhD, RN
    Clinical Professor of Nursing, Texas Woman’s University
  • Jessica Mantel, JD, MPP
    Co-Director, Health Law & Policy Institute, University of Houston Law Center
  • Aisha Morris Moultry, PharmD, MS
    Associate Dean of Academic Affairs, Texas Southern University College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences
  • Stephen Spann, MD, MBA
    Dean, University of Houston Medical School

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