About the series

Madison Vision Series is a lecture series honoring James Madison's conviction that cultivating an informed and educated citizenry is essential to the health of our republican democracy. The series brings scholars, thinkers and leaders of all kinds to campus for lively explorations of issues facing our society.

Supported by the Madison Forever Vision Fund.


Next Lecture

The next Madison Vision Series lecture will be held on Thursday, November 2 at 3:30 p.m. in the Forbes Center Concert Hall and feature a panel speaking on the Impact of the Affordable Care Act (ACA).  The panel will include:

  • Secretary William Hazel, M.D., Secretary of Health and Human Resources for Virginia
  • Michael Dudley, President and CEO, Optima Health
  • Eric Major, President, CEO and Co-founder of K2M, Inc.
  • Jim Krauss, former Sentara Healthcare Corporate Vice President and President of SRMH

The talk is titled, Health Care Legislation:  Continuing Challenges and Divergent Opinions. Read more information here.



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  • Nov 2: Madison Vision Series Panel: The Impact of the Affordable Care Act
  • Feb 13: Madison Vision Series: Lynn Pasquarella
  • Apr 5: Madison Vision Series: Jim Acosta
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