Southport, CT (PRWEB) May 09, 2016
Hospital 100, the premier leadership and strategy event for hospitals and health systems, has announced two keynote speakers for the October Conference; Katherine Baicker, PhD, Professor of Health Economics, Harvard School of Public Health; Commissioner, Medicare Payment Advisory Commission (MedPac) and Scott Gottlieb, MD, Resident Follow, American Enterprise Institute.
Katherine Baicker, PhD is a C. Boyden Gray Professor of Health Economics in the Department of Health Policy and Management at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. Professor Baicker has served as a Commissioner on the Medicare Payment Advisory Commission; as Chair of the Massachusetts Group Insurance Commission; on the Congressional Budget Office’s Panel of Health Advisers; as a Director of Eli Lilly; on the Editorial Boards of multiple journals; and as Chair of the Board of Directors of AcademyHealth.
Professor Baicker will headline the Closing Keynote: Hospitals, Health Systems and the Future of Medicare - and offer an outlook for a leaner acute care sector, including the scope, scale and timing of health system consolidation.
Scott Gottlieb, MD is the former Deputy Commissioner of the FDA a practicing physician; and Resident Fellow at the American Enterprise Institute, a nonpartisan, non-profit institution dedicated to research and education on issues of government, politics and economics.
Dr. Gottlieb will moderate the General Session: Eat or Be Eaten: Disruptive Innovation Impacting Your Future, which will explore the significant emerging forces of disruption across three realms of healthcare: technology, clinical care and legislation.
“We are excited to bring two brilliant and accomplished members of the healthcare community to keynote Hospital 100 this year. Their experience and knowledge will help set the vision for the future of hospitals and health systems,” said Eileen Baird, Managing Director. "Our education program brings the best and brightest minds together to deliver content that is forward thinking, insightful and on target to provide our attendees with solutions to their most pressing challenges.”
The 2016 Hospital 100 Conference is taking place this October 16 to 18, at the Lost Pines Resort, Cedar Creek, Texas. For information about the Hospital 100 Leadership and Strategy Conference, visit http://www.hospital100.com.
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Hospital 100 is the most insightful and visionary conference for Hospital and Health Systems Executives. By invitation only and limited to 100 provider organizations, Hospital 100 is where top leaders go to garner fresh ideas, gain insights and discover solutions to drive their strategic initiatives forward.