Bellos Lecture

Sybil Palmer Bellos Lecture

American Health Care: Paradox and Promise

Elizabeth H Bradley, PhD, MBA

Brady-Johnson Professor of Grand Strategy, Head of Branford College, Professor of Public Health and Faculty Director of the Yale Global Health Leadership Institute

When: 3:00pm, Tuesday, May 2, 2017
Where: Yale School of Nursing, 400 West Campus Drive, West Haven, CT Google map

Watch Dr. Bradley’s presentation here!

Established in 1964, the Bellos lecture honors 1927 Yale School of Nursing(YSN) graduate Sybil Palmer Bellos, who led an exemplary nursing career, working with immigrant families in New York and holding several leadership positions in New York and Connecticut. Each year, the Bellos lecture features a remarkable individual who epitomizes Bellos’ dedication to expanding the frontiers of healthcare.


Elizabeth H. Bradley, PhD, MBA the Brady-Johnson Professor of Grand Strategy and Faculty Director of the Yale Global Health Leadership Institute, is renowned internationally for her work on health system design and large-scale implementation of efforts to improve management capacity in health care delivery within the US and abroad. Dr. Bradley has several health system strengthening projects in international settings including China, Ethiopia, India, Liberia, Rwanda, South Africa, and the United Kingdom. Dr. Bradley is the principle investigator for Yale on the Rwanda Human Resources for Health Program, which was recognized by President Bill Clinton and the Clinton Global Initiative during their annual meeting in 2012. She was the recipient of Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation grant that developed a novel framework of diffusion, dissemination, and widespread take up of health innovations, and she leads the Yale African Women’s Forum for Strategic Impact. Professor Bradley has published more than 300 peer-reviewed papers and has co-authored three books including “The American Healthcare Paradox: Why Spending More Is Getting Us Less.” Dr. Bradley is also Head of Branford College at Yale. Dr. Bradley has a BA from Harvard, an MBA from the University of Chicago, and a PhD from Yale University in health economics and health policy.

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Lecture immediately followed by Wisser Tea Reception.

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