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2020 Cost Trends Hearing

COVID-19 and the Massachusetts Health Care System – Assessing Impact, Advancing Equity
2020 Health Care Cost Trends Hearing / COVID-19 and the MA Health Care System: Accessing Impact, Advancing Equity / October 20, 2020


Tuesday, October 20, 2020 at 9:00 AM

The 2020 Cost Trends Hearing featured two panels comprised of health care stakeholders and policymakers engaged in discussion with the HPC's 11-member Board of Commissioners.

The hearing featured Dr. David R. Williams as the keynote speaker. Dr. Williams is an internationally recognized social scientist focused on social influences of health and professor at Harvard University. He is the Florence Sprague Norman and Laura Smart Norman Professor of Public Health, Chair of the Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, and a Professor of African and African American Studies and Sociology at Harvard University. 

2020 Cost Trends Hearing Agenda
2020 Cost Trends Hearing Program Booklet
Watch the recording
Governor Charlie Baker's Remarks
Healing Together: Voices of the Commonwealth During the COVID-19 Pandemic
Keynote Presentation Slides - David Williams
Keynote Presentation Recording - David Williams
Attorney General Maura Healey's Remarks