Academic Health Symposium

The Academic Health Symposium is a series of discussions with leading regional and national clinical care experts to address key health care issues in New Jersey and beyond. The symposium series is hosted by Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences and RWJBarnabas Health.

Past symposia

What Does an NCI-Designated Comprehensive Cancer Center Mean to New Jersey?
February 6, 2019

Diverse perspectives about how current innovations in research and patient care will inform the future of cancer treatment in New Jersey, with remarks and a Q & A panel discussion. View symposium video.


Core Challenges Facing our Health Care System
October 30, 2018

A keynote address by Dr. David Blumenthal, president of the Commonwealth Fund, plus a panel discussion on clinical care, education, and research. View symposium video.