Moderated By: Olga Khazan, Associate Editor, The Atlantic @olgakhazan
Daniel Bahr, Visiting Senior Fellow, Center for American Progress; former Federal Minister of Health, Germany @danielbahr
Daniel Bahr is a Visiting Senior Fellow at American Progress. He was the federal minister of health in Germany from May 2011 to December 2013. Previously, he joined the German government in 2009 as a parliamentary state secretary to the federal minister of health. His priorities as minister were reforming the market for medical devices and ensuring the sustainability of financing for long-term care insurance, for care for people with mental illness and for cancer registries.
Olga Khazan is a staff writer at The Atlantic, where she covers health.