Thursday, February 9, 2017

6:30 PM–9:30 PM Welcome Dinner Reception & Conference Kick-Off (Lincoln Hall)
Welcoming Remarks by David Blumenthal, M.D. - President, The Commonwealth Fund

Friday, February 10, 2017

7:30 AM–8:30 AM Breakfast and Networking (Library Lounge and Lincoln Memorial)
MD Networking Breakfast (McMichael Room)
8:30 AM–9:20 AM Morning Keynote Address (Lincoln Hall)
Robert J. Henkel, FACHE - President and CEO, Ascension Health
9:20 AM–9:30 AM Break
9:30 AM–10:35 AM Concurrent Programming:
Panel 1: Measuring What Matters: Finding the Patient in the Value Equation (Meade Room)
Panel 2: Pursuing the Next Investment Wave: Seeking Long-Run Value Creation and Untapped Potential (Grant Room)
10:35 AM–10:45 AM Break
10:45 AM–11:50 AM Concurrent Programming:
Panel 3: Extending the Care Continuum: Improving the Patient Journey between the Hospital and Community (Grant Room)
Health Tech Talks: The Role of Technology in the Rapidly-Changing Future of Healthcare (Meade Room)
11:50 AM–12:00 PM Break
12:00 PM–12:40 PM Lunch & Announcement of the 2017 Alumni Mentor of the Year Appreciation Award (Lincoln Hall)
12:40 PM–12:50 PM Break
12:50 PM–1:45 PM Concurrent Programming:
Shark Tank Competition (Lincoln Hall)
Networking (Lincoln Memorial)
1:45 PM–1:55 PM Break
1:55 PM–3:00 PM Concurrent Programming:
Panel 4: Innovation in Personalized Medicine: Collaboration in Pursuit of a Cure (Grant Room)
Master Class - David A. Asch, M.D., MBA (McMichael Room)
Master Class - Katherine Milkman (Meade Room)
3:00 PM–3:10 PM Break
3:10 PM–4:00 PM Afternoon Keynote Address (Lincoln Hall)
Craig Samitt, M.D. - Executive Vice President and Chief Clinical Officer, Anthem
4:00 PM–4:10 PM Break
4:10 PM–5:00 PM Capstone Discussion & Debate (Lincoln Hall)
Carolyn Magill - CEO, Remedy Partners
Seth Blackley - Co-Founder and President, Evolent Health
5:00 PM–6:00 PM Closing Reception (Library Lounge and Lincoln Memorial)

Note: Time and locations may be subject to change.

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Silver Sponsors

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Bronze Sponsors

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