Task Force on Health and Human Services

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Health & Human Services Task Force, ALEC Annual Meeting — Austin

Friday, August 16, 2019

9:15 am — 12:15 pm

9:15 AM – Call to Order

  • Welcome and Introduction

9:20 AM – Presentation: Personalized Medicine – The Promise of Chimeric Antigen Receptor (CAR) T Cell Therapy

  • Helen Fitzpatrick, Celgene Corporation

9:45 AM – Presentation: Two Hands Clapping: Remembering the Demand Side of Health Care

  • Dr. Robert Graboyes, Mercatus Center at George Mason University

10:15 AM – Presentation: State Innovation Waivers

  • Randy Pate, Department of Health and Human Services
  • Marie Fishpaw, Heritage Foundation
  • Kyle Wingfield, Georgia Public Policy Foundation

10:45 AM – Presentation: Generation Justice

  • Rebecca Masterson, Generation Justice

11:00 AM – Model Policy Consideration:

  1. Resolution Concerning the Prohibition of Imported Prescription Drugs (Sunset)
  2. Resolution on Wholesale Prescription Drug Importation Programs
  3. ALEC Statement of Principles on Surprise Billing
  4. Relative Search Act
  5. Family Stability Act

11:45 AM – Presentation: Fertility Fraud

  • Rep. Stephanie Klick, Texas

12:00 PM – Dental Therapy: State Update and Outcomes

  • Jennifer Minjarez, Texas Public Policy Foundation

12:15 PM – Adjourn