Webcast: Health Care and the 85th Legislature

The Texas Tribune is pleased to present, in partnership with Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas, a three-part conversation series on where the state is headed on health care. The conversation will begin on Thursday, Dec. 15 at 12 p.m. Join us in person or on our livestream for the third installment of this series: a discussion on the biggest health care issues facing the upcoming 85th Legislature. Tribune Co-Founder and CEO Evan Smith will moderate.

Our panelists are:
State Rep. Donna Howard, D-Austin, a former critical care nurse
State Rep. John Zerwas, R-Richmond, a practicing medical doctor

This event will be held in the Pestana Lecture Hall (Lecture Hall 3.104) of the School of Medicine at the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio. Complimentary parking will be available in Visitor Lot 8 (see parking map). A light lunch will be served.

This series of conversations on health care is generously sponsored by Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas, a Division of Health Care Service Corporation, a Mutual Legal Reserve Company, an Independent Licensee of the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association. This event is hosted by the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio. Tribune events are also supported through contributions from our founding investors and members.

Disclosure: Though donors and corporate sponsors underwrite our events, they play no role in determining the content, panelists or line of questioning.

**Cover Image: Courtesy Photo University of Texas Health Science Center