Health Policy

TMC Health Policy Course: Safety Net Programs

Tuesday, February 26, 2019 | 5:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. Add to Calendar


  • Abida Solomon
    Associate Professor, College of Nursing, Prairie View A&M University


  • Charles Begley
    Professor, UT School of Public Health
  • Kevin Nix
    Senior Director of Communications, Legacy Community Health
  • Saramma Russell
    Nurse Practitioner, Health Care for the Homeless, Harris Health System

The 2019 TMC Health Policy Course is a first-of-its-kind collaboration between the Texas Medical Center’s academic institutions. The course teaches students the fundamentals of U.S. health policy and provides them with the background and context they need to analyze the most pressing health policy challenges facing the country today.

All sessions are held Tuesdays from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Texas Medical Center executive office, located on the 6th floor of 6550 Bertner Avenue, Houston, TX 77030. Free garage parking is available. Attendance is free and open to the public.

Please register for each session you plan on attending, whether in-person or online. To watch a live stream, simply visit this page at 5:30 p.m. Central on the date of the session, and click the video link at

For details on specific sessions – including moderators, panelists and suggested readings – visit

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6550 Bertner Ave.


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