Patient Access Crisis: The Role of Medical Litigation.
Full Committee Hearing

Full Committee
Date: Tuesday, February 11, 2003
Time: 02:30 PM

Agenda


A JOINT HEARING

COMMITTEE ON THE JUDICIARY

AND

THE COMMITTEE ON HEALTH, EDUCATION, LABOR AND PENSIONS


Patient Access Crisis: The Role of Medical Litigation
Tuesday, February 11, 2003
2:30 P.M.
Room 106, Dirksen Senate Office Building

Member Statements


  1. Senator Orrin G. Hatch (R - UT)
  2. Senator Russ Feingold (D - WI)
  3. Senator Patrick Leahy (D - VT)

Witnesses


Panel I

  1. Ms. Laurie Peel
    Raleigh , NC
  2. Ms. Leanne Dyess
    Vicksburg , MS
  3. Mr. Lawrence E. Smarr
    President
    Physician Insurers Association of America
    Rockville , MD
  4. Mr. Jose Montemayor
    Commissioner of Insurance
    Austin , TX
  5. Ms. Linda McDougal
    Woodville , WI
  6. Mr. Jay Angoff
    Of Counsel
    Roger G. Brown & Associates
    Jefferson City , MO
  7. Dr. Shelby Wilbourne, MD
    Physician
    on behalf of the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology
    Belfast , ME