Cliff Barnes Featured in AHLA’s Speaking of Health Law Podcast, “Health Law After George Floyd” (Part 1)American Health Law Association (AHLA) February 8, 2021
Clifford E. Barnes, Member of the Firm in the Health Care & Life Sciences practice, in the firm’s Washington, DC, and New York offices, was featured in AHLA's Speaking of Health Law podcast, “Health Law After George Floyd” (Part 1), with Thomas J. Wronski, Director of Legal Talent Solutions for EBG Advisors, and Ricardo Johnson, Vice President at Healthworx at CareFirst BCBS.
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In celebration of Black History Month, AHLA is proud to offer this two-part podcast series on health law after the killing of George Floyd. In Part 1, Thomas J. Wronski, Director of Legal Talent Solutions, EBG Advisors, speaks to Ricardo Johnson, Vice President at Healthworx at CareFirst BCBS, and Clifford Barnes, Member, Epstein Becker & Green PC, about their own career experiences and how they got to where they are now. The podcast discusses the corporate perspective on what changed in 2020, including that companies are paying more attention to structural racism and diversity, how COVID-19 is impacting minority communities disproportionately, and how companies can target resources. The speakers also discuss the concept of social capital and how Black Americans can leverage it. Sponsored by EBG Advisors.