Register now to hear Tennessee gubernatorial candidates discuss health issues facing the state. Health care is Middle Tennessee's largest and fastest-growing employer, with a local economic impact of $38 billion and 250,000 jobs. While at the same time, Tennessee faces some of America's highest rates of preventable chronic diseases, including Type 2 diabetes, hypertension and cardiovascular disease.
Confirmed candidates include:
Randy Boyd (R)
Former Commissioner of Economic and Community Development for the State of Tennessee
Karl Dean (D)
Former Nashville Mayor
Craig Fitzhugh (D)
Tennessee State House Minority Leader
Beth Harwell (R)
Tennessee State Speaker of the House of Representatives
Bill Lee (R)
Chairman, Lee Company
Questions from panelists including:
Chairman and CEO, HCA
C. Wright Pinson, M.D.
CEO, Vanderbilt Health System
Kenneth S. Robinson, M.D.
President and CEO, United Way of the Mid-South
Senior Vice President, Scripps Networks Interactive
Hallerin Hilton Hill
Radio and Television Host