FORA.tv Speaker - Michelle McMurry

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Biography

Michelle McMurry is Director of the Health, Biomedical Science, and Society Policy Program and the Aspen Health Forum at the Aspen Institute. She trained in pediatrics and molecular immunology. Since transitioning into health and science policy, her work has focused on the intersection of biomedical research funding policies and healthcare disparities and global health inequities. She has been a Global Health Fellow at the Council for Foreign Relations and is an Adjunct Assistant Professor of Health Policy at George Washington University. She was formerly a Robert Wood Johnson Health and Society Scholar at the University of California at Berkeley and San Francisco. She formerly oversaw health and social policy issues for Senator Joseph Lieberman and was the senior health policy advisor for the Lieberman for President Campaign. She also worked to improve diversity in graduate science education in the Office of the Director of the National Science Foundation as an AAAS Science Policy Fellow.

6 Programs

The Hospital of the Future

10.06.07 | 01:01:45 min | 0 comments

Battling Cancer

10.05.07 | 01:47:16 min | 1 comment

Life and Wellness in the Genomic Age

10.05.07 | 01:02:47 min | 0 comments

Front Lines: PTSD and the Legacy of Iraq

10.04.07 | 01:31:53 min | 0 comments

What Can We Learn from the Stem Cell Wars?

07.09.06 | 01:29:00 min | 0 comments

Women's Health

07.07.06 | 00:51:27 min | 0 comments