PEMBROKE, Bermuda, Aug. 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Allied World Assurance Company Holdings, Ltd (NYSE: AWH), today announced that Susan Chmieleski, Senior Vice President, Healthcare Product & Risk Management for Allied World U.S., will be a panel judge for the Marketing, Public Relations or Promotional Category of the Asian Hospital Management Awards 2009 (AHMA), to be held on August 14th in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.
The prestigious AHMA recognizes and honors hospitals in Asia that carry out best hospital practices. The awards will be given at a gala dinner during the Hospital Management Asia 2009 conference. Ms. Chmieleski will also be participating on a patient safety panel. Her presentation is titled "Patient Safety and Risk Management: Putting Your Best Foot Forward."
Ms. Chmieleski is responsible for the development of healthcare products for Allied World U.S., as well as risk consulting and loss control services for various Allied World products. She is a frequent presenter and has authored numerous published healthcare and risk management educational articles.
Ms. Chmieleski is a licensed attorney in the State of Connecticut and holds an Advanced Practice Nursing license. She is a Fellow of The American Society for Healthcare Risk Management, and is a member of the ASHRM Board of Directors.
For additional information on Hospital Management Asia 2009 and Asian Hospital Management Awards, please visit the HMA website at http://www.hospitalmanagementasia.com
About Allied World Assurance Company
Allied World Assurance Company Holdings, Ltd, through its subsidiaries, is a global provider of innovative property, casualty and specialty insurance and reinsurance solutions, offering superior client service through offices in Bermuda, the United States, Europe and Hong Kong. Our insurance and reinsurance subsidiaries are rated A (Excellent) by A.M. Best Company. For further information on Allied World, please visit our website at http://www.awac.com.
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