As Ben reported earlier today and the Obama campaign just officially announced, Neera Tanden, a senior policy adviser to Hillary Clinton, is moving over to the Obama campaign.
One of Clinton’s health care advisers told me he was encouraged by the hire, saying that Tanden, a major architect of Clinton’s health care policy, would Read More
As apocalyptic horror fantasies go, the threat of an avian-flu pandemic remains blessedly hypothetical. Before it can wreak Hitchcockian havoc on a city like New York, it must jump through a tangle of if/then hoops, including (but hardly limited to) morphing into a virus that can hop from human to human and making landfall in Read More
In an elegantly appointed apartment on East End Avenue, Dr. Spencer (Spike) Foreman, the dapper president of the Montefiore Medical Center, stood to make a sales pitch to a rapt and well-dressed audience. The new Children’s Hospital at Montefiore, he explained, would be doing God’s work in providing high-quality medical care for ailing children in Read More