The Intersection of Integrative Medicine, Health Policy, and Advancing Care in Chronic Conditions

Mar 08, 2024

Location

Virtual, or In-Person: UVM Medical Center's Davis Auditorium, Burlington VT

Cost Free

Join the Osher Center for Integrative Health at UVM in collaboration with Dr. Shari Ling, MD for this event on The Intersection of Integrative Medicine, Health Policy, and Advancing Care in Chronic Conditions. This is a free event hosted in-person and online at the UVM Medical Center’s Davis Auditorium.

About the Speaker: Dr. Shari M. Ling is the Deputy Chief Medical Officer for the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), and Medical Officer in the Center for Clinical Standards and Quality (CCSQ). She assists the CMS Chief Medical Officer in the Agency’s pursuit of better health care, healthier populations, and smarter spending. Dr. Ling represents CMS on several Health and Human Services (HHS) efforts. She leads the Clinical Services federal workgroup for the National Alzheimer’s Project Plan, and represents CMS on the workgroups to eliminate and prevent Healthcare Associated Infections (HAIs) and the National Strategy to Combat Antimicrobial Resistance.

Dr. Ling is a board certified Geriatrician, Rheumatologist, and Internist who received her medical training at Georgetown University School of Medicine and received her clinical training in Internal Medicine and Rheumatology at Georgetown University Medical Center, and Geriatric Medicine training at Johns Hopkins University.