RWC-340B Sponsors Congressional Briefing on How and Why 340B Program Works for Minority Populations

23 Apr 2018

Join us for a briefing on the 340B Program, a bipartisan program enacted more than 25 years ago that enables covered entities to stretch scarce federal resources as far aspossible to reach more eligible patients and provide more comprehensive services. Speakers will address the benefits communities receive because of the 340B program, how safety net providers serve minority populations through the program, and how drastic changes to the 340B program would threaten access to vitally important healthcare services.

When: 4 p.m. April 26

Where: Rayburn House Office Building, Room 2103

RSVP: Rhiannon.Marshall@aidshealth.org

FEATURED SPEAKERS

  • U.S. Rep. Bobby L. Rush (IL), Co-chair of the Congressional Black Caucus Healthcare Task Force
  • U.S. Rep. Doris Matsui (CA), Member of U.S. House Committee on Energy and Commerce
  • Dr. Leleka Doonquah, Physician at AIDS Healthcare Foundation in Washington, DC
  • Nicole Roebuck, Executive Director of AID Atlanta, a Ryan White clinic in Atlanta, Georgia
  • Shannon Stephenson, RWC-340B Vice President and CEO of Cempa Community Care
  • Peggy Tighe (Moderator), Principal at Powers Pyles Sutter & Verville PC

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