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Bill Frist M.D.

William Harrison Frist Sr. is an American physician, businessman, and politician. Wikipedia*

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Bill Frist M.D. has 1,081 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1994 Forum as a U.S. Senate Candidate. The year with the most videos was 2005 with 224 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2008 with an average of 3,466 views per program. Most appearances with Rick Santorum (32), Dennis Hastert (29), Kay Bailey Hutchison (29). Most common tags: Senate, Republican Party, Republican National Convention.

Appearances by Title:January 18, 2011 - Present Senior Fellow and Co-Chair, Health Project, Bipartisan Policy Center Videos: 2


U.S. Senator, R-TN View Map January 3, 1995 - January 3, 2007 Videos: 1,072 U.S. Senate Candidate,
c. September 21, 1994 - c. November 29, 1994 Videos: 7

Recent Appearances

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    COVID-19 and Public Health Policy

    Dr. William Schaffner, preventative medicine and infectious disease professor at Vanderbilt University in Nashville, talked about…

  • K-12 Education and Student Health

    K-12 Education and Student Health

    The Bipartisan Policy Center hosted a discussion on health and education programs for K-12 students. Speakers included former…

  • Global Health and Diplomacy

    Global Health and Diplomacy

    Former Senate Majority Leaders Tom Daschle (D-SD) and Dr. Bill Frist (R-TN) along with global health and national security experts…

  • Medical Innovation

    Medical Innovation

    Senators Lamar Alexander (R-TN), Michael Bennet (D-CO), Representative Diana DeGette (D-CO), former CMS Administrator Mark McClellan,…

  • Long-Term Health Care

    Long-Term Health Care

    Government officials and seniors health care representatives talked about the need for a bipartisan solution to improve the…

  • Future of Hospitals

    Future of Hospitals

    Panelists talked about some of the challenges facing hospitals.

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Historical Member of Congress Record

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