P&S Journal: Fall 1995, Vol.15, No.3
Alumni News and Notes
On March 30, Arnold Relman'46, editor-in-chief emeritus of The New England Journal of Medicine and Columbia University Trustee, delivered a talk titled "Medical Practice in the New Era of Managed Care" in conjunction with a regional gathering of New York metropolitan area alumni. The event, held in midtown at the Columbia Club, was well-attended by alumni from New York City, Long Island, Westchester, and nearby New Jersey. Dr. Relman, professor of medicine at Harvard Medical School and senior physician at Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston, is a fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences and a member of the Institute of Medicine of the National Academy of Medicine. In recent years he has written and lectured extensively on the economic, ethical, legal, and social aspects of American health care. A reception followed his talk.