Navigation Links
5th Annual World Health Care Congress April 21-23, Washington, D.C.
Date:4/1/2008

The World Health Care Congress is the premier forum for health care executives to explore a myriad of emerging issues and to network with key leaders. The 2008 Congress will include senior executives and government officials from the nation's largest employers, hospitals, health systems, health plans, pharmaceutical and biotech companies, and government.

One of the programs many highlights, the Presidential Health Care Agenda, will feature key health care advisors to Presidential hopefuls Sen. Barack Obama and Sen. John McCain, followed by an in-depth critique by panelists, including former U.S. Secretary of state George Shultz, co-author of a recently published health care reform book.

TOPICS INCLUDE
Practices for Payers and Providers
Chronic Care
Consumer Empowerment
Medicare and Medicaid
International Health
Personalized Medicine
Convergence of Healthcare and Banking
Employee health care benefits
Hospitals and health systems
Group practice summit

FEATURED WHCC 2008 SPEAKERS INCLUDE:
Steve Burd, Chairman and CEO, Safeway Foods
James Hagedorn, CEO, Scotts Miracle-Gro Company
Delos (Toby) Cosgrove, MD CEO, Cleveland Clinic
Denis Cortese, MD, CEO, Mayo Clinic
Herbert Pardes, MD, Chairman CEO, New York Presbyterian Hospital
Reed Tuckson, MD, EVP and Chief of Medical Affairs, UnitedHealth Group
George Halvorson, Chairman and CEO, Kaiser Foundation
Mack Banner, CEO, Bumrungrad International (Thailand)
Sam Nussbaum, MD, EVP and Chief Medical Officer, Wellpoint
David Cordani, President, CIGNA HealthCare
Uwe Reinhardt, PhD, Professor of Economics and Public Affairs, Princeton University
U.S. Rep. Jim Cooper (D-Tenn.) health care policy advisor to Sen. Barack Obama
Thomas Miller, health care policy advisor to Sen. John McCain
Cal Ludeman, Commissioner, Minnesota Department of Health and Human Services
Prof. Hans Rosling, PhD Professor of International Health, Karolinska Institutet (Sweden)
Michael Howe, CEO, MinuteClinic
James Roosevelt, President and CEO, Tufts Health Plan


'/>"/>

Contact: Patrick Golden
patrick.golden@worldcongress.com
781-939-2511
World Congress
Source:Eurekalert

Related biology news :

1. 5th annual Keys bonefish population census results announced
2. Cell biologists announce child-care grants for scientist-parents at annual meeting
3. Oceanographer Dennis J. McGillicuddy, Jr. receives 34th annual Rosenstiel Award
4. New studies on schizophrenia, depression, trauma and autism highlight annual meeting
5. Fourth Annual International Conference on Cell Therapy for Cardiovascular Diseases
6. Canadian Society of Exercise Physiology Annual Scientific Conference
7. Food and environmental sustainability focus of ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meetings
8. Colony collapse disorder symposium added to ESA Annual Meeting
9. CIC Again Named to Software Magazines Annual Prestigious Software 500 List
10. Planetary geoscience, paleontology, and more at GSA Annual Meeting in Denver next month
11. Oceanic sharks worldwide at serious risk from high-seas fishing, rising demand for shark products
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:4/6/2017)... -- Forecasts by Product Type (EAC), Biometrics, ... (Transportation & Logistics, Government & Public Sector, Utilities / ... Facility, Nuclear Power), Industrial, Retail, Business Organisation (BFSI), Hospitality ... looking for a definitive report on the $27.9bn Access ... ...
(Date:4/5/2017)... , April 4, 2017 KEY FINDINGS ... anticipated to expand at a CAGR of 25.76% during ... diseases is the primary factor for the growth of ... report: https://www.reportbuyer.com/product/4807905/ MARKET INSIGHTS The global ... product, technology, application, and geography. The stem cell market ...
(Date:3/30/2017)... -- On April 6-7, 2017, Sequencing.com will host the world,s ... at Microsoft,s headquarters in Redmond, Washington ... health and wellness apps that provide a unique, personalized ... is the first hackathon for personal genomics and the ... the genomics, tech and health industries are sending teams ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):
(Date:7/18/2017)... DC (PRWEB) , ... July 18, 2017 , ... ... the Allotrope Framework, and has released the first phase of the Allotrope Framework ... World’s Best Practices Awards were created to “not only elevate the critical role ...
(Date:7/17/2017)... ... ... The Academy of Model Aeronautics (AMA) will host Aviation Adventure Day on August ... 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the International Aeromodeling Center in Muncie, Indiana. The ... will be packed with entertaining activities for the entire family. Attendees will learn while ...
(Date:7/17/2017)... ... July 17, 2017 , ... Neurodevelopmental disorders (NDDs) are ... overlapping clinical features. The advancement of targeted next-generation sequencing (NGS) has been instrumental ... testing. , However, designing a custom panel for disease research requires hours ...
(Date:7/17/2017)... ... 17, 2017 , ... DuPont Pioneer today announced the launch ... (openinnovation.pioneer.com) dedicated to connecting third-party innovators with DuPont Pioneer scientists is now available ... biologicals and digital solutions. , “DuPont Pioneer is building on its long history ...
Breaking Biology Technology: