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Elisabeth Rosenthal

An American Sickness: How Healthcare Became Big Business and How You Can Take It Back

Wed, Mar 13
7:30 PM
$20 : General Public
FREE for UCSB students. UCSB student tickets will be distributed at the event on a first-come, first-served basis. Valid student ID required; one ticket per ID.

“Rosenthal’s meticulous history of the crisis in American health care should be required reading for our generation.” – Siddhartha Mukherjee, author of The Emperor of All Maladies

Elisabeth Rosenthal is the editor-in-chief of Kaiser Health News and the author of An American Sickness, a shocking investigation into our health care system. A former ER physician and award-winning reporter covering health and health policy issues at The New York Times, Dr. Rosenthal unpacks one of America’s most complex institutions and examines what doctors, patients and providers can do to help repair it.

Books will be available for purchase and signing courtesy of Chaucer’s

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Book Giveaway: The first 50 registrants for will receive a free copy of Elisabeth Rosenthal's An American Sickness (must attend to redeem)

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