The Texas Tribune and Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas are pleased to present a panel discussion on the challenges and opportunities in health care for the millennial generation with Erin Hemlin, Vivian Ho and Jenny Gold.
Erin Hemlin is national organizing and programs manager for Young Invincibles, a national organization that focuses on issues pertaining to people ages 18 to 34. She coordinates events with state partners on issues of higher education, health care and youth employment.
Vivian Ho is the James A. Baker III Institute Chair in Health Economics, a professor in the department of economics at Rice University and a professor in the department of medicine at Baylor College of Medicine. Her research examines the effects of economic incentives and regulation on the quality and cost of health care.
Jenny Gold is a reporter with Kaiser Health News. She covers the health care industry, overhaul and disparities for radio and print. Her stories for KHN have aired on NPR and been printed in USA Today, the Washington Post, McClatchy and MSNBC.
This event — sponsored by Rice University's Baker Institute and H-E-B — will be held at the Baker Institute, and the panel discussion begins at noon. The event is free and open to the public. Complimentary lunch is included.