SAE CAREs Podcast: Parity Series – Introduction and Challenges in Complying with the Parity Law

For today’s SAE CAREs (Clinical and Research Experts) Podcast, Thomas Cruz of SAE & Associates speaks with Dr. Steven Estrine, SAE’s CEO and the Project Director of the Parity Compliance activities at SAE, and Dr. Frank McCorry, SAE’s Independent Compliance Administrator Team Leader. This is the first of our series of podcasts on the Mental Health Parity and Addiction Equity Act (MHPAEA) compliance work of SAE & Associates.

SAE’s Independent Compliance Administrator Team consists of Dr. Estrine, Dr. McCorry, Brian Baldwin, Dr. Maria Messina, and Alex Hutchinson.

Today’s discussion with Dr. Estrine and Dr. McCorry addresses the Parity Law, as well as the challenges that come with trying to comply with it.

If you are interested in working with us or have any questions, you can email Thomas Cruz at with the subject line: “Parity Call Request” to request a conference call with our team to get a better understanding of our Parity knowledge base.

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Stay tuned for upcoming podcasts with special guests Dr. Maria Messina, Brian Baldwin, and Alex Hutchinson, which will resume our discussion on Parity Compliance!