The Wealth Effect on Health Care Expectations in an Evolving Brazil. A presentation in Washington DC – September 19, 2012 – by Brazilian Minister of Health, Alexandre Padilha. Can this influence, on the record, US presidential politics?
|Brazil’s Minister of Health Alexandre Padilha||September 19, 2012
Wednesday, September 19, 2012
2:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
1615 L Street, NW, Suite 250
Washington, DC 20036
Map of location
The Council of the Americas for a public discussion with the Brazilian Minister of Health, Alexandre Padilha.
The wealth effect, raised expectations of a growing middle class, changing demographics, and the poverty alleviation focus of the Rousseff administration have all converged within Brazil’s health sector to amplify existing challenges while also creating new opportunities.
Minister Padilha will discuss the state of health care in Brazil with an emphasis on the goals and objectives of the Rousseff administration’s efforts over the short and medium terms.
This conversation will be on the record.