Monday, June 15, 2009
Congressman Michael C. Burgess at HIMSS
At the HIMSS Virtual Conference, Dr. Michael C. Burgess gave the Opening Keynote Address titled, "Congress’ Role in Advancing 21st Century Medicine."
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Congressman Michael C. Burgess, M.D., was first elected to Congress in 2002, and subsequently re-elected in 2004, 2006, and most recently in 2008. Dr. Burgess serves on the prestigious House Energy and Commerce Committee and its subcommittee on healthcare, and recently founded and is Chairman of the Congressional Health Care Caucus. During his six years in Congress, Dr. Burgess has been a forceful and vocal advocate for healthcare legislation aimed at reducing healthcare costs, improving choices, reforming liability laws to put the needs of patients first, and ensuring there are enough doctors to care for America’s patients. Dr. Michael C. Burgess spent twenty-five years practicing medicine as an Ob/Gyn in North Texas.