Panel/Workshop Organizer Last Name: 
Livingston
Panel/Workshop Organizer First Name: 
Martha
Panel/Workshop Organizer Affiliation: 
Physicians for a National Health Program - Metro NY Chapter
Host/Sponsor: 
Physicians for a National Health Program-NY Metro chapter
Abstract: 
The panel will describe the current fight for an improved, expanded Medicare for All solution to the current health care mess. Panelists are labor and community activists as well as academics and medical professionals. Participants will understand the fight for health care as a human right in the U.S. and its role in the broader social justice movement. Experiences in the national movement as well as in New York and other states will be presented.
Chair, Public Health, SUNY Old Westbury; Vice-chair, PNHP-NY Metro