SPEECH TITLES AND/OR TOPICS
Healthcare | Politics
Richard D. Lamm is co-director of the Institute for Public Policy Studies at the University of Denver, and the former three-term Governor of Colorado (1975-1987). He is both a lawyer (Berkeley, 1961) and a certified public accountant. Richard D. Lamm joined the faculty of the University of Denver in 1969 and has, except for his years as Governor, been associated with the University ever since.
Richard Lamm was chairman of the Pew Health Professions Commission and a public member of the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education. He is the author of numerous articles on health care which have appeared in such medical publications as The Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA), Health Affairs, Medical Economics, and Public Health Reports. He is a consultant to the National Conference of State Legislatures' Health Priorities Project and Co-Chair of the Health Care Priorities Group through the NCSL, The Hastings Center and the Center for Public Policy and Contemporary Issues at the University of Denver. Richard Lamm's latest book, The Brave New World of Health Care (Fulcrum Pub, February 2004), is an expose of healthcare policy in the United States.
Richard Lamm has appeared on virtually every national news program, including Buchanan & Press (MSNBC), Larry King Live and Inside Politics (CNN), Today (NBC), Meet the Press (NBC), ABC's Good Morning America, Lehrer NewsHour (PBS), and CBS's Face the Nation. His editorials have appeared in the San Francisco Chronicle, New York Times, Christian Science Monitor, Newsday, Boston Globe, Los Angeles Times, and Chicago Tribune, as well as in a number of academic and medical journals.
The Institute for Public Policy Studies at the University of Denver comprises the Public Affairs Program (Bachelor's in Public Affairs), the Graduate Program in Public Policy (Master's in Public Policy, MPP), and the Center for Public Policy and Contemporary Issues. In addition to directing the University of Denver's academic policy programs, the Institute for Public Policy Studies contributes to the study and discussion of American society's most critical issues through an active program of conferences, seminars, forums and publications.
BOOKS Search For A Book