Healthcare Business

Where Health Care & Business Intersect

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Agenda

The Third Annual, Where Health Care and Business Intersect, will be held on Wednesday, October 16, 2013, with the goal of encouraging health-care stakeholders to think systemically and act collaboratively. The theme of the 2013 symposium is What Every Business needs to Know About Health-Care Reform.

The program runs from 8:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. and will include presentations around the conference theme together with case studies of successful collaborations.

Third Annual
Where Health Care and Business Intersect
What Every Business Needs to Know About Health-Care Reform
Hershey Country Club
Hershey, PA
Wednesday, October 16, 2013

7:30 am          Registration/Continental Breakfast

8:00                Introduction and Welcome
                       Jeffrey Miller, MD, MBA
                       Professor and Vice Chair of Dermatology
                       Associate Dean for Administration
                       Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
                       Program Academic Coordinator
                       Hershey, PA

                       Welcoming Remarks
                       Harold L. Paz, MD
                       Chief Executive Officer, Penn State Milton S. Hershey
                       Medical Center & Health System
                       Senior Vice President for Health Affairs
                       Penn State Dean, Penn State College of Medicine
                       Hershey, PA

8:10                KEYNOTE SPEAKER
                       Triathlons, Burger King, and F-104's; Unthinking Health Care
                       Jim Thomas, PhD
                       William Elliott Professor of Risk and Management
                       Penn State Smeal College of Business
                       University Park, PA          

9:00                Questions and Answers

9:15                Networking Break

9:45                Thinking Systemically/Acting Collaboratively:  A Fortune 500 Company Story
                       Jeff King
                       Director of Marketing Disruptive Innovation-Project Peanut Butter
                       The Hershey Company
                       Hershey, PA

10:00              What Every Business Needs to Know About Health-Care Reform
                       Frank Lexa, MD, MBA
                       Vice Chairman and Professor of Radiology
                       Drexel University College of Medicine
                       Project Faculty, Spain and East Asia Regional Manager
                       The Global Consulting Practicum & Adjunct Professor of Marketing
                       The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania
                       Philadelphia, PA

10:20              Dennis Scanlon, PhD
                       Professor of Health Policy and Administration
                       Department of Health Policy and Administration
                       The Pennsylvania State University
                       University Park, PA

10:40              John Kowalczyk
                       Vice President of Sales
                       Neuromodulation Division
                       Medtronic, Inc.
                       Minneapolis, MN

11:00              Panel Discussion:  What Every Business Needs to Know About Health-Care Reform

11:30              Adjournment/Program Evaluation

Speakers

 

James Thomas, PhD
William Elliott professor of Risk and Management
Penn State Smeal College of Business
University Park, PA
 

Frank Lexa, MD, MBA
Vice Chairman and Professor of Radiology
Drexel University  College of Medicine
Project Faculty, Spain and East Asia Regional Manager
The Global Consulting Practicum and Adjunct Professor of Marketing
The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA
 

Dennis Scanlon, PhD
Professor of Health Policy and Administration
Department of Health Policy and Administration
The Pennsylvania State University
University Park, PA


Jeffrey Miller, MD, MBA
Professor and Vice Chair of Dermatology
Associate Dean for Administration
Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
Program Academic Coordinator
Hershey, PA
 

Jeff King
Director of Marketing Disruptive Innovation-Project Peanut Butter
The Hershey Company
Hershey, PA

John Kowalczyk
Vice President of Sales
Neuromodulation Division
Medtronic, Inc.
Minneapolis, MN

 

Sponsors

This program is a continuing education service of Penn State College of Medicine and Smeal College of Business.

Platinum Sponsors

  • Cerner

Gold Sponsors

  • Medtronic

  • Rite Aid

  • Highmark

 

Silver Sponsors

  • Penn National Gaming, Inc.

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  • Avantas




 

For information about sponsorship opportunities contact Kim Smith, Conference Planner, at 717-531-6483 or ksmith16@hmc.psu.edu

Wednesday, October 16, 2013
Hershey Country Club

1000 East Derry Road
Hershey, Pennsylvania, 17033

Final registration and continental breakfast begin at 7:30 a.m., the symposium begins at 8:00 a.m., and concludes at 11:30 a.m.

 

 

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