The 35th National Symposium for Healthcare Executives, an annual conference presented by the UAB Center for Healthcare Management & Leadership, returns to beautiful SANDESTIN.

symposium logo 35 color edit 3The Transformation to a Consumer Driven Healthcare System
Join us for more than 25 sessions of innovative ideas on the transformation to a consumer-driven healthcare system. 

TomMain102x130Health Market 2.0 and The Patient to Consumer Revolution
Tom Main, partner and U.S. Market Leader for Oliver Wyman's Health and Life Sciences Practice, is a great example of what to expect. He has led organizations in the strategic conversion to a new integrated health management model.
As a keynote speaker, Tom will guide you through the dynamic changes ahead.

Deborah OBrien102x130Transformation to Compassionate Connected Care
Deborah O'Brien is the Senior Vice President of Strategy and Innovation at Press Ganey Associates in South Bend, Indiana. In this role, she is responsible for creating the vision for new strategies and innovative solutions to achieve the growth objectives of the organization.
Deborah's presentation will focus on patient feedback and responsiveness to consumer demand.

You can earn 12 face-to-face ACHE credit hours as part of the National Symposium this year.  No additional time. No additional fees.  We are partnering with the Alabama, North Florida, Treasure Coast, and Georgia ACHE chapters and Alabama and Florida Healthcare Financial Management Association chapters to include credit in our programs this year.

Over a span of 35 years, the National Symposium has hosted over 4,000 individuals from around the world - some returning every year. You and your management team can exchange ideas with top decision makers in healthcare management, discuss best practices and discover innovative ways to improve your organization.  Find out why CEOs, CNOs, CIOs, CFOs and other leaders in healthcare management from across the United States come back every summer for this exclusive, intensive, yet relaxed gathering. 

For more information please contact J.M. "Mickey" Trimm, Ph.D., director of the UAB Center for Healthcare Management & Leadership, at 205-996-2726 or

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