Politico Pro Health Care noted the event in its Pulse email, under the “Around Town” section. You can read it below.
Bipartisan Policy Center hosts 9 a.m. conference on medical innovation. Sen. Lamar Alexander and former FDA head Andrew von Eschenbach are among those scheduled to speak. Live webcast.
Senate Aging Committee holds 11 a.m. hearing on caring for the seriously ill. Surgeon, researcher and New Yorker writer Atul Gawande is among those on tap to testify. More.
Cystic Fibrosis Foundation holds Teen Advocacy Day. The foundation is hosting a 12 p.m. "mock hearing" in 902 Hart Senate Building, featuring teenage patients affected by the disease and comments from Sens. Edward Markey and Charles Grassley.
Chip Kahn honored with B'nai B'rith International Achievement award. The Federation of American Hospitals CEO received the award at a Wednesday night gala packed with big names in health policy. Spotted on the very bipartisan guest list: Hillary Clinton health adviser Chris Jennings; ex-CMS head Tom Scully; Nancy Pelosi's health adviser Wendell Primus; PhRMA CEO Steve Ubl; and ex-White House health policy czar Nancy Ann DeParle.