Today is October 22, 2016
These are PAST events, relative to today's date.

Disability and Retirement Security: New Research and Next Steps

Economy / October 20, 2016 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. ET

Experiencing a disability is a life-changing event, but too little attention has been given to the impact of disability on retirement security.

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Bio Agro-Defense Policy: America’s Food Supply, Health, and Economy at Risk

National Security / October 13, 2016 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. ET

A critical consideration in the national dialogue on biodefense includes the need to protect American’s food supply and agriculture economy.

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Immigration and National Security: Balancing Interests

Immigration / October 7, 2016 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. ET

Reducing immigration policy to the simple notion of border security and restricting the entry of large groups of people is both impractical and counterproductive.

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The Clean Power Plan Goes to Court: The Arguments

Energy / October 4, 2016 10:00 a.m. to 11:45 a.m. ET

BPC hosted a panel of legal experts to unpack the arguments presented to the circuit court and offer insights into the judges’ questions and reactions.

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Realizing Opportunities in Cancer Prevention

Health / September 30, 2016 10:00 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. ET

A substantial amount of research suggests that a significant number of cancers and cancer deaths could be prevented.

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Moving Forward with Consent-Based Siting for Nuclear Waste Facilities

Energy / September 27, 2016 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. ET

The Nuclear Waste Council released recommendations on the topic of consent-based siting as the culmination of the second phase of the council’s work.

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Connecting Senior Health and Housing: A Regional Forum in Maine

Housing / September 23, 2016 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. ET

Maine is home to the second highest proportion of residents over age 65—17 percent in comparison to a national average of 13.7 percent.

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Rebalancing Immigration and Security

Immigration / September 23, 2016 1:00 p.m. to 2:15 p.m. ET

Immigration policy and its implications for national security has nearly dominated the 2016 presidential election campaigns and debates.

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Understanding the Military Compensation Conundrum

National Security / September 22, 2016 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. ET

Despite a concerted effort to ensure military personnel are paid competitive wages, service-member satisfaction with overall military life has remained stagnant.

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Delivery System Reform: Caring for Individuals Dually Eligible for Medicare and Medicaid

Health / September 20, 2016 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. ET

When Medicare and Medicaid services are well-coordinated, patients with care-sensitive ambulatory conditions have fewer hospitalizations and emergency room visits.

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