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:4/5/2017)... April 5, 2017 Today HYPR Corp. ... the server component of the HYPR platform is officially ... the end-to-end security architecture that empowers biometric authentication across ... has already secured over 15 million users across the ... of connected home product suites and physical access represent ...
(Date:4/3/2017)... , April 3, 2017  Data captured ... engineering platform, detected a statistically significant association ... prior to treatment and objective response of ... potential to predict whether cancer patients will ... treatment, as well as to improve both pre-infusion ...
(Date:3/30/2017)... March 30, 2017 Trends, opportunities and forecast ... behavioral), by technology (fingerprint, AFIS, iris recognition, facial recognition, ... others), by end use industry (government and law enforcement, ... and banking, and others), and by region ( ... Asia Pacific , and the Rest ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):
(Date:5/23/2017)... ... ... Vortex Biosciences , provider of circulating tumor cell (CTC) capture systems, ... Vortex microfluidic technology ” in Nature Precision Oncology on May 8th. The peer ... Dr. Matthew Rettig at the University of California, Los Angeles. The publication describes the ...
(Date:5/23/2017)... ... 2017 , ... Cambridge Semantics , the leading provider of Big Data ... Conference and Expo in Boston May 23-25 with a featured speaker and solution ... Data Lake is also a finalist for the Best of Show award. , James ...
(Date:5/22/2017)... ... May 22, 2017 , ... ... is exhibiting in booth B2 at the Association for Pathology Informatics Annual ... , In addition to demonstrating its Cancer Diagnostic Cockpit and Consultation Portal, Inspirata ...
(Date:5/19/2017)... ... May 19, 2017 , ... The University City ... with technologies ripe for commercialization, and who are affiliated with the 21 partner ... submit proposals. QED, now in its tenth round, is the first multi-institutional proof-of-concept ...
Breaking Biology Technology: