Joshua M. Sharfstein, MD, is s Vice Dean for Public Health Practice and Community Engagement at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.
In a recent JAMA Viewpoint that I wrote with E. Albert Reece, MD, PhD, MBA, the Dean of the University of Maryland School of Medicine, and Maryland Lieutenant Governor Anthony G. Brown, JD, we discussed new, incentive-based approaches to address… Read More ›
Media coverage of new public health regulations often seems to follow a template: The [regulatory agency]’s plan to implement [public health regulation] is causing controversy among [businesses affected] and [individuals who object]. While public health officials say the plan is… Read More ›
A couple of weeks ago, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) announced a new round of grants from the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation (CMMI). If you didn’t pay much attention to the announcement, it’s worth a… Read More ›
By Joshua M. Sharfstein, MD Here’s something everyone can agree on in the wake of the Supreme Court ruling on the Affordable Care Act: there will be a lot said on all sides of the issue for the rest of… Read More ›