Cleveland Clinic CEO to Discuss Health-Care Reform at a July 20th luncheon at the National Press Club

Jul 10, 2012, 15:05 ET from National Press Club

WASHINGTON, July 10, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Dr. Delos "Toby" Cosgrove, CEO and president of the Cleveland Clinic, will speak at a July 20th National Press Club luncheon on health-care policy in the wake of the Supreme Court's historic Affordable Care Act ruling. Since that high-court decision last month, some experts have predicted continued consumer confusion and legal wrangling. In his nationally televised address, Dr. Cosgrove will help sort out the issues, and also discuss how the Clinic has been able to provide high-quality health care while holding down costs.


As CEO of the Cleveland Clinic, Dr. Cosgrove presides over a $6-billion health-care system that comprises some 30 components. He has been with the Clinic since 1975 and is a graduate of the University of Virginia's School of Medicine.  

Luncheon is served at 12:30 p.m. The formal program, which includes a Q&A session after Dr. Cosgrove's formal presentation, begins promptly at 1:00 p.m. and concludes at 2:00 pm.  The event takes place in the National Press Club ballroom, 13th floor, National Press Building, 529 – 14th Street, N.W., Washington, D.C.  Reservations may be made via email ( or phone (202-662-7501); tickets must be paid for at time of reservation.  Ticket price for Club members is $19; for guests of members, $30; and for general admission, $37.

SOURCE National Press Club