Featured Videos, International Health Systems

Healthcare: U.S. vs. Canada (6.5 min)

Senator Bernie Sanders asked a panel of experts to contrast the United States healthcare system with single-payer models throughout the world. Dr. Danielle Martin, vice president at the Women’s College Hospital in Toronto, speaks on behalf of the Canadian healthcare system.

Tools for communicating research to the public, with Trudy Lieberman (2.2 min)

Trudy Lieberman, gives practical tips on how to get media attention for your research, and for journalists, how to do quality health journalism.

What do Americans get for spending more on healthcare?, with Ted Marmor (3.1 min)

America spends 50% more of their GDP on health care then Canada does, but Canadians live longer and infant mortality rates are lower. So what are American’s getting for all the extra money they are paying?

Obama takes office: From making history to effective administration in a time of crisis with Theodore Marmor (92.5 min)

The three panelists, Jeffrey D. Straussman, Theodore R. Marmor, and Alan Altshuler, all distinguished senior analysts of executive power and American public policy, will discuss the challenges of Barack Obamas transition and will also respond to questions from the audience.

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