Genomic testing can help inform decision making in treatment pathways for selected disorders. This podcast introduces relevant considerations around the funding of these tests that can support a greater appreciation of the risks and gains to payers for embarking on the personalized medicine journey.

Direct download: SOA_114Serre.mp3
Category:Health -- posted at: 8:11am CDT

This podcast highlights SOA reseach that will be presented at the Society of Actuaries Life and Annuity Symposium.

Direct download: Research_Insights_-_Life__Annuity_Symposium_Preview_Podcast.mp3
Category:Research Insights -- posted at: 12:00am CDT

This podcast discusses the Society of Actuaries Strategic Research Program Initiative.

Direct download: SRPI_Take_2.mp3
Category:Research Insights -- posted at: 12:00am CDT

This podcast discusses the research report, Understanding VM-20 Results.

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Category:Research Insights -- posted at: 12:00am CDT

John Culkin and Joe Slater discuss how changes in the handling of pre-existing conditions and increasing the age rating slopes could lead to remarkedly lower premiums in the Individual ACA market.

Direct download: SOA_113Slater_Culkin.mp3
Category:Health -- posted at: 12:56pm CDT

This podcast highlights the 2018 SOA Workable Innovations for Living Longer Contest, walking though the process of entering the contest.


Joe Wurzburger, Staff Fellow of the Society of Actuaries has a conversation with Barth Holohan, Owner and Operator, Continuum about some of the challenges facing care in the LTC space.

Direct download: SOA_LTC_Holohan.mp3
Category:Long Term Care -- posted at: 7:35am CDT

A few months ago President Trump discontinued CSR reimbursements. Join us as we explore what this means for the individual health insurance market and why it may be better to leave them in the past.

Direct download: SOA_105Ratzlaff.mp3
Category:Health -- posted at: 8:41am CDT

This podcast discuss the recently release report, 2017 Universal Life with Secondary Guarantees Survey Summary.

Please note, this podcast was recorded via conference call, rather than our digital recording system.


Listen as Anders Larson, FSA, MAAA talks with Nate Pohle, FSA, MAAA, CERA about his experiences in the world of sports analytics. Anders and Nate discuss the opportunities for actuaries to apply their unique analytical and business-focused skills to sports teams and organizations.

Direct download: PAF_Sports_Analytics.mp3
Category:Predictive Analytics and Futurism -- posted at: 12:23pm CDT