Schedule

Preliminary Schedule

Wednesday | Thursday

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Wednesday, July 28, 2021
9:00-9:30 am CT

Opening Remarks

9:45-10:30 am CT

Keynote

Big Little Breakthroughs
Josh Linkner, five-time tech entrepreneur, hyper-growth CEO, New York Times bestselling author, professional jazz guitarist, and host of Creative Troublemakers Podcast

10:45-11:30 am CT

Concurrent Tracks

Post-Pandemic Recovery and Rebuilding
Improving Value with Hospital-at-Home
Bruce Leff, MD, Professor of Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine; Albert Siu, MD, MSPH, Director, Mount Sinai at Home, Mount Sinai Health System; Linda DeCherrie, MD, Clinical Director, Mount Sinai at Home, Mount Sinai Health System; David Levine, MD, MPH, Assistant Professor of Medicine, Brigham Health, Harvard Medical School; and Julia Resnick, MPH, Senior Program Manager, Strategic Initiatives, American Hospital Association

Leading for Resilience and Transformation
Organizational Health and Resiliency during Disruptive Times
Michelle Janney, PhD, RN, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, Indiana University Health and Ron Stiver, President of System Clinical Services and Value Based Care, Indiana University Health

Behavioral Health Integration
A New Narrative for Behavioral Health
Patrick Runnels, MD, Chief Medical Officer, Population Health, University Hospitals of Cleveland; Jeanne Lackamp, MD, Director, Population Health Institute/Vice Chair Psychiatry, University Hospitals of Cleveland; and Peter Pronovost, MD, Chief Clinical Transformation Officer, University Hospitals of Cleveland

Governance Excellence
Back to the Future: Governing Differently for Health Care's New Normal
Jamie Orlikoff, President, Orlikoff & Associates, Inc.

11:45 am-12:30 pm CT

Partner Programming

Lessons Learned: Navigating Shifts between In-person and Virtual Care
Katie Logan, Chief Consumer and Strategy Officer, Piedmont Healthcare; Jennifer Melby, Executive Director of Experience, Piedmont Healthcare; and Joshua Titus, CEO and Founder, Gozio Health
Sponsored by: Gozio Health

12:45-1:30 pm CT

Keynote

1:40-1:55 pm CT

Visit the Digital Resources Hub

2:00-2:45 pm CT

Interactive Roundtables

Accelerating the Virtual Care Model by Applying Previous Solutions to New Use in 15 days
Shana Horseman, Director of Quality Outcomes, Saint Luke's Health System; Alicia Beebe, Director of Clinical Informatics, Saint Luke's Health System; and Kimi Magno, Clinical Informatics Specialist, Saint Luke's Health System

Shared Solutions: COVID-19, Climate Change, and Health Equity
Jon Utech, Senior Director, Sustainability Strategy, Cleveland Clinic and Beth Schenk, Executive Director of Environmental Stewardship, Providence

3:00-3:45 pm CT

Concurrent Tracks

Post-Pandemic Recovery and Rebuilding
The Quest for Quality: Achieving Quality Health Care and Advancing Health in Communities

Post-Pandemic Recovery and Rebuilding
Strategic Planning and Growth: A Drama in Four Acts
Mike Slubowski, President and CEO, Trinity Health; Dan Roth, MD, Chief Clinical Officer, Trinity Health; Sheri Shapiro, SVP and Chief Strategy Officer, Trinity Health; and Ben Carter, Chief Operating Officer, Trinity Health

Innovation, Virtual Care and Digital Health
Digital Strategy: Balancing Transformative Visioning and Practical Application
Stephanie Fendrick, Chief Strategy Officer, Virtua Health; Tarun Kapoor, MD, Chief Digital and Transformation Officer, Virtua Health; Tom Gordon, Chief Information Officer, Virtua Health; and Tom Kiesau, Director, The Chartis Group

Governance Excellence
The Board’s Role on the Value Journey: How Trustees can Help Hospitals and Health Systems Achieve Health Equity
Jhaymee Tynan, Consultant, Global Health, Public and Social Sector, and Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Practices, Egon Zehnder; Nichole Wilson, DBT, MBA, Vice President of Integrated Primary Care and Ancillary Services, Community Health Network; Phoebe Yang, Board Member, CommonSpirit Health; Winfred Parnell, MD, Board Member, Parkland Center for Clinical Innovation; and Priya Bathija, Vice President, AHA

Thursday, July 29, 2021
8:30-8:50 am CT

Visit the Digital Resources Hub

9:00-9:45 am CT

Concurrent Tracks

Leading for Resilience and Transformation
Developing Health Care Workforce Resilience in Uncertain Times
Carolyn Quinn, Executive Director, Cohen Children's Medical Center; Margaret Duffy, PhD, Associate Executive Director/Chief Nursing Officer, Cohen Children's Medical Center; and Phyllis Quinlan, PhD, Manager for Clinical Transformation/Internal Coach, Cohen Children's Medical Center

Behavioral Health Integration
Utilizing Emerging Virtual Care Methods and Population Health Platforms to Redefine Access to Behavioral Health Services within the Ambulatory Care Setting
Martha Whitecotton, Senior Vice President, Behavioral Health Services, Atrium Health and Manuel Castro, MD, Medical Director, Atrium Health

Advancing Equity and Eliminating Care Disparities
Meeting a Community’s Complex Challenges and Societal Issues through the SBH Health & Wellness Center
Irene Kaufmann, Senior Vice President, Ambulatory Care, Population Health, SBH Health System and Leonard Walsh, Executive Vice President & Chief Operating Officer, SBH Health System

Innovation, Virtual Care and Digital Health
Successful Digital Transformation of an Entire Hospital System
Roberta Schwartz, Executive Vice President, Chief Innovation Officer, Chief Executive Officer of Houston Methodist Hospital, Houston Methodist; Sarah Pletcher, MD, Vice President & Executive Medical Director of Virtual Care, Houston Methodist; and Josh Sol, Administrative Director of Ambulatory Innovation, Houston Methodist

10:00-10:45 am CT

Keynote

Health Care: The Human Story
Anna Deavere Smith, award-winning playwright, actor, and educator

11:00-11:45 am CT

Concurrent Tracks

Post-Pandemic Recovery and Rebuilding
Leading in a Rapidly Evolving Health Care Landscape
Jon Timmis, SVP, Corporate Strategy & Transformation Strategy, CommonSpirit Health and Rich Roth, Chief Strategic Innovation Officer, CommonSpirit Health

Leading for Resilience and Transformation
Leveraging Pandemic Response Attitudinal Change to Accelerate ‘Systemness’
Cliff Megerian, MD, Chief Executive Officer, University Hospitals Health System and Eric Beck, MD, Chief Operating Officer, University Hospitals Health System

Innovation, Virtual Care and Digital Health
Re-thinking Innovation Priorities During and After the Pandemic
Anne Wellington, Managing Director, Cedars-Sinai Accelerator, Cedars-Sinai and David R. Marshall, JD, DNP, RN, FAAN, Senior Vice President and Chief Nursing Executive, Cedars-Sinai

Governance Excellence
The Patient and the Community: Why Community Boards are the Most Important Link in System Governance
David Nygren, PhD, Principal, Nygren Consulting, LLC and Zachary Morfin, PhD, Consultant, Nygren Consulting, LLC

12:00-12:45 pm CT

Interactive Roundtables

Creating the Heroes of Tomorrow Today: Engage Your Physicians to Weather Any Storm
Matthew Dahnke, MD, Chief Inpatient Officer, Sutter East Bay Medical Group and Kavita Patankar, MD, Director of Hospitalists, Sutter East Bay Medical Group

Best Practices Governance Clinic
James E. Orlikoff, President, Orlikoff & Associates, Inc.

1:00-1:45 pm CT

Partner Programming

Improving Patient Care and Transitions through Post-Acute Data Transparency
Margaret Latrella, APN-C, Director of Quality and Clinical Services, St. Joseph’s Health Partners; Diana Smalley, FACHE, Health System & ACO Advisor, Real Time Medical Systems; and Phyllis Wojtusik, RN, Executive Vice President of Health System Solutions, Real Time Medical Systems
Sponsored by: Real Time Medical Systems

2:00-2:45 pm CT

Concurrent Tracks

Behavioral Health Integration
Integrating Behavioral Health into Medical Urgent Care Settings
Robert Garrett, FACHE, Chief Executive Officer, Hackensack Meridian Health; Joseph Miller, PhD, Vice President, Behavioral Health Care Transformation Services, Hackensack Meridian Health; and Donald Parker, President, Behavioral Health Care Transformation Services, Hackensack Meridian Health

Advancing Equity and Eliminating Care Disparities
Equity of Care: The Health Equity Journey in Advancing Health for All

Governance Excellence
The Board’s Critical Role in Enterprise Risk Management
Pamela Knecht, President and CEO, ACCORD LIMITED and Rebecca Cady, Esq., Vice President and Chief Risk Officer, Children’s National Medical Center