Steffie Woolhandler and Don McCanne
Dr. Steffie Woolhandler is an Associate Professor of Medicine at Harvard and co-director of the Harvard Medical School General Internal Medicine
Fellowship program. She worked in 1990-91 as a Robert Wood Johnson
Foundation health policy fellow at the Institute of Medicine and the
U.S. Congress. She is a co-founder of Physicians for a National Health Program (PNHP) and a current Board member. PNHP is a non-profit research and education
organization of 15,000 physicians, medical students and health professionals
who advocate for single-payer national health insurance. She has published
widely and is the co-author of: National Health Care Book: A Source Guide
for Advocates and Bleeding the Patient Dry: The Consequences of Corporate
Dr. Don McCanne served as president of Physicians for a National Health Program (PNHP) for two terms and is currently a Senior Health Policy Fellow.
PNHP is a widely recognized non-profit research and education organization
that represents over 15,000 doctors across the US who advocate for a
single-payer national health insurance plan. Dr. McCanne also writes a daily
health policy update online.