The Massachusetts Health Policy Forum at Brandeis University is an independent, nonpartisan organization dedicated to improving health and the health care system in the Commonwealth by convening forums and presenting the highest quality research to legislators, stakeholders and the public.

Forums, Publications and News

Most Recent Publication: November 21, 2019

"A Policy Analysis of Post-Acute Rehabilitation Services for People with Acquired Brain Injury in Massachusetts and Beyond" outlines how post-acute rehabilitation could significantly improve health outcomes for individuals with brain injuries while reducing total healthcare costs.

Upcoming Virtual Forum: Protecting Public Health and Preparing for the Next Pandemic

Join us for the virtual Forum, Protecting Public Health and Preparing for the Next Pandemic, from 8:30 - 10:15 a.m. on Wednesday, January 26, 2022 ...

Most Recent Virtual Health Policy Forum: Vaccine Hesitancy in the Commonwealth

The virtual Forum, "Vaccine Hesitancy in the Commonwealth: Tailoring the Message to Move the Needle," was held from 12-1:35 p.m. on Thursday, June 3, 2021. 

Most Recent News: Could health insurers charge unvaccinated higher premiums? Experts say it's complicated

Could health insurers charge unvaccinated higher premiums? Experts say it's complicated, News Channel 12, ABC, August 3, 2021