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Saint Louis University—LECTURE: The Future of Healthcare and ACA Alternatives, with Patrick Ishmael of The Show Me Institute

January 24, 2017 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm


BRI Patrick Ishmael healthcare policyALL are welcome to attend this talk with Patrick Ishmael, director of government accountability at the Show-Me Institute. Mr. Ishmael is the director of government accountability at the Show-Me Institute. He is a native of Kansas City and graduate of Saint Louis University, where he earned honors degrees in finance and political science and a law degree with a business concentration. His writing has been featured in the Los Angeles Times, Weekly Standard, and dozens of publications across the state and country. Ishmael is a regular contributor to Forbes and HotAir.com. His policy work predominantly focuses on tax, health care, and constitutional law issues. He is a member of the Missouri Bar.

Mr. Ishmael will be at St Louis University to discuss the future of health care policies under a new administration and possible alternatives to the ACA.

POST-EVENT SUMMARY: Fifty-two students attended Mr. Ishmael’s talk. He is one of the most sought-after, entertaining and knowledgeable experts on healthcare policy. Mr. Ishmael presented the downsides and problems of ACA, and provided immediately implementable commonsense healthcare policy solutions.

“We had a larger turn out than expected. Perhaps this is because of the political environment we are currently in. We also had a variety of viewpoints expressed during the Q&A.” ~Kevin Huynh, BRI-SLU, Event Organizer


January 24, 2017
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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Alex Wisbeck


Saint Louis University, Schwitalla Hall, LRC-A
Schwitalla Hall, 1402 S Grand Blvd
St. Louis, MO 63104 United States
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