Forum on Threats to Veteran Healthcare

Apr 13, 2017 1:30 pm
San Francisco War Memorial Bldg, 401 Van Ness Ave., Room 210

Join veterans, healthcare experts, and advocates for a public forum to address the urgent threats to the Veterans Health Administration.

Michael Blecker, Swords to Plowshares’ Executive Director, who served on the Commission on Care in 2015 to examine systems of care at the VA, will present.

Thursday, April 13th – 1:30 pm
San Francisco War Memorial Building
401 Van Ness Avenue, Room 210
San Francisco, CA 94102

*This event is free and open to the public*

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Presentations from

Honorable Nancy Pelosi, Democratic Leader, U.S House of Representatives

Veterans’ healthcare experts

  • Suzanne Gordon, award-winning journalist & author
  • Michael Blecker, U.S. Army veteran, Swords to Plowshares Executive Director

Veteran speakers

  • Maj. Gen. Mike Myatt, USMC (Ret.), President & CEO, Marines’ Memorial Association
  • Edgar Escobar, U.S. Army veteran, President, Veterans Alliance at City College of San Francisco

Followed by

  • Audience Discussion
  • Video and Audio Testimonial “booth” for veterans

This event is hosted by Veterans Healthcare Action Campaign and the American Legion Post 315.