May 5-7, 2017 | San Diego, CA

Conference Agenda

Thursday, May 4

5-7 PM Early Registration

Friday, May 5

7:30-9 AM Registration and Continental Breakfast
9-10:30 AM

CONCURRENT BREAKOUTS 1

  • What Exceptional Leaders Know
  • Essential Business Fundamentals for Physician Leaders
  • Physician Coaching to Improve Performance and Difficult Behavior•
  • Business Skills for Physicians
11 AM-12 PM

GENERAL SESSION 1

Lanhee J. Chen, Ph.D., David and Diane Steffy Research Fellow, Hoover Institution, Stanford University

12-1:30 PM LUNCHEON AND FEATURED SPEAKER
1:30-2:30 PM

VIP LIMITED SESSION

1:30 - 3 PM

CONCURRENT BREAKOUTS 2

  • Finding your MACRA Rosetta Stone: Discovering Your Essential Clues
  • Advanced Financial Analysis for Physician Leaders
  • Early Identification and Prevention of Diabetes
  • Advanced Communication Skills for Physicians
  • Managed Care 101
  • Where Are They Going? The 115th Congress and 45th President and How They Are Changing Health Care
3:30 - 5 PM

GENERAL SESSION 2

Paul Begala, CNN Commentator and Political Consultant, and Hugh Hewitt, Law Professor and News Analyst

5-6:30 PM Leadership Academy Welcome Reception

Saturday, May 6

7:30-9 AM Registration and Networking Breakfast
9-10:15 AM

CONCURRENT BREAKOUTS 3

  • ADEPTTM Workflow: The Five Pillars of Practice Performance
  • Speaker’s Bureau and Media Training:
  • Handling the Media
  • Quality Care Leadership Issues for Employed Physicians
  • The Power of Diversity: Overcoming Bias
  • Starting a Practice
10:30-11:45 AM

CONCURRENT BREAKOUTS 4

  • The Platinum Rule: A Panel Conversation About Diversity in the Medical Practice
  • Estate Planning for Physicians
  • The Art of Planning and Running a Board Meeting
  • Improved Patient Engagement Through Improved Patient Experience
  • Teamwork and Collaboration
  • Leadership Starts in Medical School
12-1:30 PM LUNCHEON AND FEATURED SPEAKER
1:30-2:30 PM

GENERAL SESSION 3

Wendy Sue Swanson, M.D., Chief of Digital Innovation, Seattle Children’s Hospital

2:30-3:30 PM

VIP LIMITED SESSION

Wendy Sue Swanson, M.D., Chief of Digital Innovation, Seattle Children’s Hospital

2:45-3:45 PM

CONCURRENT BREAKOUTS 5

  • Advocacy 101
  • Leading Change: Dealing with MACRA, Preventing Burnout
  • Using Your Data Advantage to Tackle Transformation
  • Governmental Relations and Advocacy:
  • Tips for Educating Your Elected Officials
4-5:15 PM

GENERAL SESSION 4

Abraham Verghese, M.D., MACP, Physician and Best-Selling Author of Cutting for Stone

5:30-6:30 VIP COCKTAIL RECEPTION
6:30 PM DINNER IN SAN DIEGO

Sunday, May 7

8:30-9:30 AM

GENERAL SESSION 5: The Future of Medicine

Ira Flatow, Science Correspondent and TV Journalist

9:30-11 AM

GENERAL SESSION 6

11 AM Academy Adjourns