RSSAll Entries in the "Politics and Health" Category

JSNMA Spring 2015-2016 Issue Now Live!

JSNMA Spring 2015-2016 Issue Now Live!

Click here to access the Spring 2015-2016 issue of the JSNMA! Enjoy!

JSNMA Winter 2015-2016 Issue Now Live!

JSNMA Winter 2015-2016 Issue Now Live!

Click here to access the Winter 2015-2016 issue of the JSNMA! Enjoy!  

JSNMA Fall 2015 Issue Now Live!

JSNMA Fall 2015 Issue Now Live!

Click here to access the Fall 2015 Issue of the JSNMA! Enjoy!

The Spring 2014-2015 Edition of the Journal of the Student National Medical Association is here!

The Spring 2014-2015 Edition of the Journal of the Student National Medical Association is here!

To read the PDF format of the Spring 2014-2015 edition of the Journal of the Student National Medical Association (JSNMA) in its entirety, please click on the following link: Click here for the Spring 2014-2015 JSNMA edition

Obama takes stock of health-care law — and presidency

On March 26, 2015, David Nakamura of The Washington Post reported on President Obama’s recent speech at City Club of Cleveland during which he began to affirm his legacy and highlight the successes of the Affordable Care Act. To learn more, click here.

Obama seeks $215 million for precision medicine

On January 30, 2015, Meg Tirrell and Cara Caruso of CNBC reported that President “Obama will dedicate $215 million in his budget request to the [‘precision medicine initiative’], which will seek to broaden medicine’s understanding of the molecular underpinnings of cancer, compile comprehensive health information on at least a million American volunteers, and improve data sharing across […]

The Winter 2014-2015 Edition of the Journal of the Student National Medical Association is here!

The Winter 2014-2015 Edition of the Journal of the Student National Medical Association is here!

To read the PDF format of the Winter 2014-2015 edition of the Journal of the Student National Medical Association (JSNMA) in its entirety, please click on the following link: Click here for the Winter 2014-2015 JSNMA edition

In First Week, More Than a Million Apply for Health Insurance on Federal Website

On November 26, 2014, Robert Pear of The New York Times reported that the Obama administration unveiled that over one million people applied for health insurance in the opening week of fall open enrollment under the ACA with about 45% already having selected health plans. To learn more, click here.

The Fall Edition of the 2014 Journal of the Student National Medical Association is here!

The Fall Edition of the 2014 Journal of the Student National Medical Association is here!

To read the PDF format of the Fall 2014 edition of the Journal of the Student National Medical Association (JSNMA) in its entirety, please click on the following link: Click here for the Fall 2014 JSNMA edition

Obama tells global health officials: After Ebola, ‘we have to do better.’

On September 26, 2014, Juliet Eilperin of The Washington Post reported that President Barak Obama met with a group of health officials from various countries to discuss how to strengthen defense against future epidemics in light of the devastating Ebola outbreak. To learn more, click here.