Previous MILI Events
MILI participates in and hosts a number of events.
The list below is a sample of some of our events where video, audio, and/or materials from that event have been made available.
For information on previous events not listed, please contact MILI at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Friday, April 10, 2015
Medical Marijuana Mini-Symposium
Executive Education Center, Carlson School of Management
This event was organized by the Medical Industry Leadership Institute Student Association (MILIsa). MILIsa hosted the program to foster understanding and dialogue between the University community and key players in Minnesota's recent legalization of cannabis for medical purposes. Though approved by lawmakers and the Dayton Administration, many people have questions or limited understanding of the legislative compromises enacted to help suffering Minnesotans use medical cannabis safely. Key topics addressed included legislation, medicinal effects, dispensary information, and more!
Tuesday, April 7, 2015
Actuarial Seminar Series
"A New Era in Health Care Price Transparency"
David Newman, PhD, JD
Executive Director, Health Care Cost Institute (HCCI)
For more information, see the event flyer (177.73 KB) .
Wednesday, November 12, 2014
Health Insurance Reform: Are We There Yet?
University Hall, McNamara Alumni Center
Blue Cross Professor of Health Insurance, School of Public Health
Professor, Minnesota Insurance Industry Chair of Health Finance, and Director, Medical Industry Leadership Institute
Professor, Walter F. And Joan Mondale Chair for Political Studies, and Director, Center for the Study of Politics and Governance, Humphrey School of Public Affairs
Monday, November 3, 2014
The Patient Innovation Forum
Hosted by: The Medical Industry Leadership Institute (MILI) and the Carlson School department of Supply Chain and Operations
Full Agenda And Speaker Bios (364.9 KB)
Tuesday, September 30, 2014
Actuarial Seminar Series
Risk Adjustment Issues in Medicare Payment
Jon B. Christianson
James A. Hamilton Chair in Health Policy and Management
Division of Health Policy and Management, University of Minnesota
Vice Chair, Medicare Payment Advisory Commission (MedPAC)
Risk adjustment of payments is becoming an increasingly important issue for Medicare along several dimensions.
This presentation will discuss historical risk‐adjustment approaches used by Medicare when paying contracting
health plans and current issues concerning risk adjustment of payment for Medicare Advantage plans.
Event Flyer (165.69 KB)
Monday, June 9, 2014
Medtronic's Global Health Initiative: Innovation to Reach Underserved Patients around the World
Daniel B. Grossman, M.D., Senior Director, Global Health Innovation, Medtronic Inc.
Geoffrey S. Martha, Senior Vice President, Strategy and Business Development, Medtronic, Inc.
Herbert Hanson Hall, Room 1-102
Wednesday, November 20, 2013
LifeScience Alley Conference: Healthcare Transformation - Surviving the Shift
Minneapolis Convention Center
Wednesday, October 30, 2013
Actuarial Seminar Series: Understanding Risk Under Health Reform: How Do Insurance Exchanges and Payment Reform Require New Approaches for Measuring and Managing Risk?
David Knutson, Senior Research Fellow, Division of Health Policy & Management, University of Minnesota
Tuesday, April 9, 2013
Actuarial Seminar Series: What can Massachusetts Health Care Reform teach us about the ACA?
Ian Duncan, FSA, MAAA, FCIA, FIA, Vice President, Outcomes and Analytics, Walgreen Cos.
Thursday, October 25, 2012
Actuarial Seminar Series: A Detailed Look at US Health Care Spending
Julie Schoenman, PhD, Director of Research and Quality, National Institute for Health Care Management (NIHCM) Research and Educational Foundation
Thursday, October 18, 2012
The John Hopkins Institute for Policy Studies continued their Social Policy Seminar Series talk with a presentation from Dr. Stephen Parente entitled, "The Evolution of Health Care Reform: Are We There Yet?".
Wedneday, September 26, 2012
Putting Providers At-Risk: How strong are incentives for upcoding and treatment changes?
Marisa Domino, PhD
Professor, Health Econmonics, Department of Healthy Policy and Management, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Tuesday October 11, 2011
Actuarial Seminar Series - Health Care Reform and Career Opportunities for Actuaries
John Stenson, FSA, MAAA
Senior Vice President and Chief Actuary, Kaiser Permanente
May 6, 2011
Benefits and Burdens of FDA Regulations on Global Medical Technology Markets
Co-sponsored by the Center for International Business Education and Research (CIBER)
This event will provide an insightful and candid set of conversations about the challenges facing the medical technology market and the evolving role of governments across the globe. This seminar is free and open to the public. Registration is required.
Podcast from "Benefits and Burdens of FDA Regulations on Global medical Technology Markets," held on May 6, 2011 is now available.
November 22, 2010
MILI Actuarial Seminar: "Interesting Times for an Actuary: Healthcare Trends and Healthcare Reform"
M. Kent Clemens, FSA
Senior Actuary, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), Office of the Actuary
Medicaid, Medicare, and total U.S. healthcare spending have received a lot of attention throughout the drive to healthcare reform. The recently-passed legislation will bring about change, but where do things stand before the reform begins? What are the expected impacts of the recently-passed healthcare reform legislation on Medicaid, Medicare, and total healthcare spending? What role have actuaries played along the way? (Actuaries are not just calculators!) View full event information (PDF).
Clemens Presenation (635.15 KB)
November 8, 2010
"Nurses and Unionization"
Joanne Spetz, PhD, Professor of Community Health Systems, School of Nursing & Center for the Health Professions, University of California, San Francisco
Co-sponsored by the Department of Health Policy & Management, School of Public Health, U of MN
Spetz Presentation (164.65 KB)
February 18, 2010
"Individual Health Insurance Reform without Side Effects"
Presented by Mark Pauly, PhD, Professor in the Department of Healthcare Management, Professor of Healthcare Management, Insurance and Risk Management, and Business and Public Policy at the Wharton School and Professor of Economics in the School of Arts and Sciences at the University of Pennsylvania
If you were unable to attend this seminar, you can view it here.
Individual Health Insurance (359.21 KB)
Draft copy of Pauly's paper: Guaranteed Renewability Uniquely Prevents Adverse Selection in Individual Health Insurance (107.91 KB)
Copy of Pauly's New England Journal of Medicine Article: "Avoiding Side Effects in Implementing Health Insurance Reform (182.26 KB)
Co-sponsored seminar with the Department of Health Policy and Management, SPH