event date: 
May 31, 2017 -
6:30pm to 7:45pm

New Hampshire Film Premiere:

Big Pharma - Market Failure

Wenesday, May 31, 2017
6:30-7:45 pm

Service Credit Union Headquarters, 3003 Lafayette Rd, Portsmouth, NH

This eye-opening (30 minute) account describes the dynamics behind the escalating costs of pharmaceuticals in the U.S.
and the impact of soaring healthcare costs on U.S. businesses, working families and our overall economy. 
It proposes a simple fix that mirrors a "best practice" utilized througout the industrialized world.

Watch the Trailer

Special Guests - Impact of the pharmaceutical industry

James Kates, MD - on the psychiatry patient

Dianne Fogarty, Director HR Department - on the cost of health care for Portsmouth

Robert Woodward, PhD, UNH McKerley Professor of Health Economics (Emeritus) - on health politics and what can be done

YOU - your stories, questions, and comments

...a single-payer system, or "improved Medicare for all," would be able to negotiate better prices for prescription drugs and medical supplies,
bringing prices into line with what patients pay in other countries.

Contact Thomas Clairmont, MD with questions. No RSVP is necessary.