4/13 7-9PM, Senate Chamber, Whig Hall

Ever wonder where those glamorous $300 high heels came from? The origins of those shoes are more horrifying than you’d expect. Come watch the free screening of the documentary “My Fancy High Heels” to see Taiwanese director Ho Chao-Ti’s thought-provoking expose on the behind-the-scenes of the fashion industry!

***Free pizza will be provided courtesy of TECO of New York.***

Guest Speaker: Tseng-Mei Cheng, a Health Policy Research Analyst at the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs. She is an expert on comparative health systems with an emphasis on Asian countries. Cheng is an adviser to the China National Health Development Research Center (CNHDRC), the official Chinese government think tank for health policy under China’s Ministry of Health charged with, among other things, conducting policy-oriented research and making recommendations on national health care development strategy for the Chinese government. She is also an advisor to NICE International, an agency of the National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) which advises the National Health Service (NHS) of the United Kingdom on NHS medical coverage decisions and public health guidelines. Currently she is working on cross-national comparisons of health systems in East Asia focusing on health reforms in China and Taiwan, and comparative effectiveness research in China’s latest health reform. Cheng is also the host, writer, and executive editor of the “International Forum,” a Princeton University based television program on international affairs focusing on current global political, economic, social and security issues, as well as issues concerning global health and health care. She also appeared in the CNN special documentary on health care hosted by Fareed Zakaria (GPS), “Global Lessons: The GPS Road Map for Saving Health Care.”

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