The Affordable Care Act in Texas: How's It Going So Far?
Monday, March 31, 2014
12:15 - 1:30 pm
LBJ School of Public Affairs - SRH 3.122
How is implementation of the Affordable Care Act going in Texas? Come hear from a panel of experts on the front lines of the ACA rollout at this free lunchtime colloquium by the LBJ School's Center for Health and Social Policy. Our panelists are:
- Dr. Dennis Andrulis, Senior Research Scientist at the Texas Health Institute and Associate Professor at the UT School of Public Health
- Mr. Ken Flippin, Central Texas Regional Organizing Lead for Enroll America
- Dr. Sam Richardson, LBJ School Assistant Professor and Co-Director of the 2013-14 Policy Research Project on the Implementation of the ACA in Texas
- Dr. Carolyn Heinrich, Director of CHASP and Sid Richardson Chair of Public Affairs (moderator)
The event is free and open to the public, but registration is required for catering and communication purposes. Lunch will be provided to all those who registered.
HOUSING+TRANSIT: Getting on Track in Austin
Friday, April 4, 2014
8 am - 12 pm
LBJ School of Public Affairs - Bass Lecture hall
Join the UT Opportunity Forum and HousingWorks Austin for a timely forum on linking transit and affordable housing policies in our region to build sustainable, inclusive communities. As Austin prepares for a November bond referendum on a new high-capacity transit investment, we will explore why Austin needs to link its plans for transit with affordable housing. Come learn from national and local experts about the tools available to get transit and affordable housing on track together.
The event is free and open to the public, but registration is required for communication purposes.