The Lorraine and Ralph Lubin Distinguished Visiting Professorship

The Lorraine and Ralph Lubin Visiting Professorship in Public Health was established by a gift from Dr. Madelon Finkel, Professor of Clinical Healthcare Policy and Research, in memory of her parents. Funds from the professorship support an annual lecture by a prominent speaker on significant public health policy issues.

Following are previous Visiting Professors:

2015 — Dr. Linda Fried, Dean and DeLamar Professor of the Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University

2013 — Dr. James R. Knickman, President and CEO of the New York State Health Foundation

2012 — Dr. Peter Bach, Director of the Center for Health Policy and Outcomes, MSKCC; Professor of Healthcare Policy and Research, WCMC

2011 — Dr. Marcia Angell, Senior Lecturer in Global Health and Social Medicine, Harvard Medical School

2010 — Dr. David Blumenthal, National Coordinator for Health Information Technology, U.S. Department of Health & Human Services

2009 — Dr. Stephanie Joan Woolhandler, Associate Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Co-founder of Physicians for a National Health Program (PNHP)

2008 — Dr. Shoshanna Sofaer, the Robert P. Luciano Professor of Health Care Policy, School of Public Affairs, Baruch College, City University of New York

2006 — Dr. Mark Chassin, Professor of Health Policy and founding Chairman, Department of Health Policy, Mount Sinai School of Medicine

2005 — Dr. Jo Ivey Boufford, currently Professor of Public Service, Health Policy and Management at the Wagner School of New York University and Clinical Professor of Pediatrics at NYU School of Medicine

2004 — Dr. Bruce Vladeck, currently Senior Advisor, Nexera Incorporated, New York, NY

2003 — Dr. Karen Davis, President, The Commonwealth Fund

2002 — Dr. Thomas Frieden, Commissioner, New York City Department of Health

2001 — Dr. Steven A. Schroeder, President and CEO of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation


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