John LowryExecutive Director, Spark - Lipscomb's Idea Center and Vice President, Strategic Resolutions Group, LLC
Conflict Resolution: A Strategic Approach to Managing Difficult Moments in the Medical Setting
Understand the dynamics of conflict, see conflict as both danger and opportunity, recognize choices when faced with conflict and acquire collaborative strategies for dealing with conflict and reaching a durable agreement. You will be presented with the proven ConflictStop approach to managing difficult moments in healthcare. Go to conflictstop.com for more information.
John Lowry is Executive Director of Spark - Lipscomb's Idea Center and is also the Vice President of Strategic Resolutions Group, LLC. John provides negotiation, mediation and conflict management training for major insurance companies, healthcare organizations and legal services providers. Throughout Lowry's career, he has trained and consulted with thousands of professionals throughout the country.
Prior to moving to Nashville, Lowry practiced law with Strasburger & Price, LLP in Dallas TX. As an attorney, he represented hospitals and healthcare providers in professional liability and commerical disputes. He also advised healthcare entities on operational issues, contract negotiations and risk management. In addition, he has served as a California State Assembly Fellow and worked in the Law Department of Tenet Healthcare Corporation. He has led many non-profit organizations in the area of conflict management.
Lowry earned his bachelor's degree in speech communications from Pepperdine University and master's degree in religion from Abilene Christian University. He received his juris doctorate degree from Southern Methodist University's Dedman School of Law. He has also completed graduate work in dispute resolution at the Straus Institute for Dispute Resolution at Pepperdine University School of Law and in public policy at California State University, Sacramento.