Speaker Bios

 

M. Gregg Bloche, MD, JD, Professor of Law, Georgetown University Law Center

Dr. Bloche is Professor of Law at Georgetown University and author of The Hippocratic Myth: Why Doctors Are Under Pressure to Ration Care, Practice Politics, and Compromise Their Promise to Heal. He is an internationally recognized expert on health law and policy. Dr. Bloche’s writing has appeared in a wide range of venues, including the New England Journal of Medicine, Health Affairs and the Journal of the American Medical Association; leading law reviews; and The New York Times, Washington Post, and other media outlets. He was a health care advisor to President Obama’s 2008 campaign, as well as the presidential transition.