What's Next: Health Care Innovation in 2022

On May 4, PhRMA sponsored the Axios virtual event, The Prognosis for Health Care Reform in 2022. Health Care Editor Tina Reed and Health Care Reporter Caitlin Owens hosted one-on-one conversations with Senator Tom Carper and Jonathan Gruber, Ph.D. They discussed current proposals and initiatives aimed at improving health care access, along with tools to prepare our infrastructure for future health crises. Axios Co-founder and President, Roy Schwartz spoke with PhRMA COO Lori Reilly in a View from the Top segment, where the two discussed the financial and systemic barriers to care patients are facing under our current system, as well as the actionable policy solutions that can aid in reform.


May 4, 2022, at 12:30 p.m. ET


  • Lori Reilly, Esq., Chief Operating Officer, PhRMA
  • Senator Tom Carper, Senator, Delaware; Chairman, Senate Environment and Public Works Committee; Member, Senate Finance, Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committees
  • Jonathan Gruber, Ph.D., Ford Professor of Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Watch the Event Video Here