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Professor Julia Costich Represents Kentucky at National Press Club Forum

University of Kentucky College of Public Health Professor, Julia Costich, PhD, JD, was one of an elite group of panelists at a National Press Club forum on August 25.  The presentation featured new reports on the ways Southern states have implemented and responded to the Affordable Care Act (ACA), and was a collaborative effort of the Rockefeller Institute of Government, the Fels Institute of Government at the University of Pennsylvania, and the Brookings Institution.  Dr. Costich, who teaches in the Department of Health Management and Policy, spoke about Kentucky’s implementation efforts.

The Forum was broadcast live on C-SPAN and a recording of the event can be viewed here: http://www.c-span.org/video/?321125-1/discussion-health-care-implementation-south.