Navigation Links
Philadelphia Native And Author Of Book On Healthcare Industry Headlines Expert Panel At The Wharton Health Care Business Conference
Date:2/7/2013

PHILADELPHIA, Feb. 7, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- It's no secret that the healthcare landscape is tough and getting tougher.  In the U.S., we see the implementation of the healthcare reform against the background of a fragile economic recovery, creating a tumultuous environment for the entire sector.  Philadelphia native and author of Healthcare at a Turning Point: A Roadmap for Change Michael Abrams will moderate a panel discussion on how recent changes in the legal and regulatory landscape are impacting each sector of the industry at the Wharton Health Care Business Conference on February 15. 

Michael will be joined by panelists representing pharmaceuticals, medical devices, payers and healthcare IT to discuss how both domestic and global trends are impacting the entire healthcare sector.  This discussion will be followed by a Q&A with Michael and panelists Mitchell Higashi , PhD, Chief Economist, GE Healthcare , Joseph Leveque , MD, Vice President, Head of US Medical Oncology, Bristol-Myers Squibb, Matt Manders , President, Regional and Operations, Cigna, and Emad Rizk , MD, President McKesson Health Solutions, McKesson Corporation.  

This event is open to the media.

19th Annual Wharton Health Care Business Conference    
Hyatt at the Bellevue    
February 15, 2013    
11:15am-12:30pm

About Michael Abrams

Over the past 25 years, Michael has built a portfolio of strategy and business performance successes as both an internal and external consultant for Fortune 500 corporations on a global basis. Michael is well known for his expertise in the emerging demand for economic and clinical value, and has helped clients develop processes and capabilities to successfully compete in highly dynamic markets. Michael has written extensively on the need for integrated, systemic solutions to the challenges facing the healthcare industry, and has co-authored two books, including Healthcare at a Turning Point: A Roadmap for Change.

About Numerof & Associates:

NAI is a strategy consulting firm that develops customized, market-based solutions for strategic and operational challenges of organizations in industries undergoing significant transition. Working globally across the healthcare industry with clients in delivery, pharmaceuticals, medical devices and diagnostics, payers, and policy, NAI brings a unique cross-disciplinary approach to a broad range of engagements designed to sharpen strategic focus, increase revenues, reduce costs and risk, and enhance customer value. Visit us at www.nai-consulting.com.


'/>"/>
SOURCE Michael Abrams
Copyright©2012 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine technology :

1. $78.5 Million Jury Verdict In Philadelphia Birth Injury Case
2. Mike Golic, ESPN Radio Personality and Former Philadelphia Eagle, Holds Pre-Season "Training Camp" for People With Type 2 Diabetes
3. Rep. Fattah Announces More Than $10.7 Million in Grants for Neuroscience, Scientific and Medical Research in Philadelphia
4. OncoSec ElectroChemotherapy Demonstrates Potential as Alternative to Surgery for Treating Head and Neck Cancer
5. The Facelift Alternative by Nouveau Contour
6. Consumers Choosing Organic Alternatives to Traditional Pharmaceuticals
7. Elseviers MEDalternatives Offers Additional Cost Saving Options for Payers and Members
8. Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority (BARDA) Exercises Option with Pfenex Inc. To Extend Contract for the Development of a Recombinant Protective Antigen (rPA) Based Anthrax Vaccine
9. UBM Canon, the Global MedTech Authority, Announces Strategic Alliance with ITG Market Research, a Preeminent Industry Research Organization
10. UBM Canon, the Global MedTech Authority, Partners with the World Medical Device Organization, WMDO, to Provide Medical Device Companies with Industry-Related Online Training Solutions
11. Cantel Medical Board Of Directors Authorizes Regular Semiannual Dividend
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:5/19/2016)... , May 19, 2016 ... titled, World Biopsy Devices Market Opportunities and Forecasts, ... devices market generated $1,621 million in 2015. The ... 2015, and is expected to maintain this trend ... http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140911/647229 ) , To ...
(Date:5/19/2016)... Calif. , May 19, 2016  Global Blood ... company developing novel therapeutics for the treatment of grievous ... new GBT440 data will be presented in a poster ... Congress in Copenhagen . The ... 1/2 GBT440-001 study in sickle cell disease (SCD), including ...
(Date:5/19/2016)... , May 19, 2016  IBM,s (NYSE:   IBM ... international study to identify drug candidates to cure Zika, ... has declared a global public health emergency. ...  anyone with a computer or Android device to join ... expertise or money to help; they simply  run an ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:
(Date:5/23/2016)... ... May 23, 2016 , ... ... research on discriminated minorities’ quality of life and is currently focusing on ways ... advocacy documentaries to be tested through research to find out whether watching them ...
(Date:5/23/2016)... (PRWEB) , ... May 23, ... ... and security executive networking and relationship-marketing firm, announced today that nominations will ... Information Security Executive® (ISE®) Northeast Awards. , Awards include the Information Security ...
(Date:5/23/2016)... San Francisco, California (PRWEB) , ... May 23, 2016 , ... ... that their organization of noteworthy California winemakers will close operations at the end of ... importance of balance in California wine,” Hirsch said. “As we look back on what ...
(Date:5/23/2016)... ... 23, 2016 , ... Hospice of Westchester (HOW), an organization ... 24 years, recently hosted its sixth annual Celebration of Life Memorial Butterfly Release. ... each concluding with the release of Monarch butterflies that honored the memories of ...
(Date:5/23/2016)... (PRWEB) , ... May 23, 2016 , ... Octo Consulting ... to the federal government, is proud to announce they have recently won two awards ... International’s 2016 Small Business of the Year. Additionally, Octo VP of Civilian Affairs, ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):