Nazareth College Demystifies Health Care Reform, Feb. 18

ROCHESTER, NY (02/15/2011)(readMedia)-- The conversation on health care reform that started with a one day conference last week, continues with Assemblyman Joseph D. Morelle's presentation titled "Bringing Health care Reform to New York: The Challenges and Opportunities of Implementing PPACA (Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act)" on February 18 at 12:30 p.m. in the Golisano Academic Center, Linehan Chapel (1st floor). The presentation is free and open to the public. Registration is not required. Nazareth College is located at 4245 East Avenue, Rochester, N.Y. 14618. For more information, contact Dr. Olena Prokopovych at or (585) 389-2495.

The speaker series continues the conversation on the U.S. health care system and recent reform. The series is sponsored by the Office of Alumni Relations, College of Arts and Sciences, Department of History and Political Science, Master of Arts in Liberal Studies (MALS) Program, Multicultural Affairs Office, and the School of Health and Human Services.

Founded in 1924, Nazareth College is a coeducational college with undergraduate and graduate studies in the liberal arts and sciences and professional programs in health and human services, education, and management. The College is located on 150 scenic acres near Rochester, New York, and currently enrolls approximately 2,000 undergraduate and 1,000 graduate students. Nazareth has a strong commitment to experience-based learning and civic engagement. In the past decade, Nazareth has produced 18 Fulbright recipients and two Pickering Foreign Affairs Fellowships. For more information on the College, visit