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Prof. Fiona Scott Morton Leads Effort to Fix Healthcare System, One Problem at a Time

February 16, 2021

Soaring health care costs in the United States burden families with expensive premiums and account for nearly a third of the federal budget. A new project led by Yale's Fiona Scott Morton and Zack Cooper is providing policymakers with evidence-based proposals to eliminate inefficiencies in the health system and reduce costs by hundreds of billions of dollars annually.

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In the Media: Prof. Marcella Nunez-Smith Discusses COVID-19 and Equity

February 4, 2021
Dr. Marcella Nunez-Smith in conversation with CNN's Anderson Cooper and Dr. Sanjay Gupta on January 27

In recent weeks, Dr. Marcella Nunez-Smith, associate professor of internal medicine, public health, and management and the founding director of Yale SOM’s Pozen-Commonwealth Fund Fellowship in Health Equity Leadership, has become a national voice on the troubling racial inequities in COVID-19 treatment and outcomes.

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