The keynote line-up for Patient Experience Conference 2017 represents the richness of the patient experience conversation today and the diversity of The Beryl Institute’s growing community.
Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) September 22, 2016
The Beryl Institute announces three keynote speakers and a patient and family panel as part of Patient Experience Conference 2017, to be held March 20-22 at Hyatt Regency in Denver, Colorado. Patient Experience Conference is the largest independent, non-provider or vendor hosted event bringing together the collective voices of healthcare leaders, staff, physicians, patients and families across the globe to convene, engage and expand the dialogue on improving patient experience.
Keynote speakers bring various patient experience perspectives and include:
- Christy Beam, Mother and Author of the New York Times Best Selling Book, Miracles from Heaven
- Gary S. Kaplan, MD, FACP, FACMPE, FACPE, Chairman and CEO of Virginia Mason Health System
- Erik Wahl, Graffiti Artist, Author and Entrepreneur
In addition to our keynote speakers, there will be a patient and family panel bringing together four passionate contributors to the patient and family movement driving excellence in patient experience and include:
- David Andrews, Independent Patient Advisor
- Victoria W. Baskett, Founder and President of Victoria Baskett Patient Safety Foundation
- Shari Berman, Advisor of Patient-Centered Care and Cancer Survivor
- D'Anna Holmes, Program Manager, Patient Engagement at Northwestern Memorial Hospital
“The keynote line-up for Patient Experience Conference 2017 represents the richness of the patient experience conversation today and the diversity of The Beryl Institute’s growing community,” said Jason Wolf, President of The Beryl Institute. “With a focus on the critical perspectives of patients and family members, powerful executive insight and the push to think in new ways about our work, our speakers underscore the breadth of learning and networking opportunities that make up this central gathering for those leading the patient experience movement around the world.”
With a record number of proposals submitted for Patient Experience Conference 2017, selected breakout sessions will be announced in late September. Learn more about Patient Experience Conference 2017 keynotes and register at: http://www.theberylinstitute.org/?page=CONF2017_OVERVIEW.
About The Beryl Institute:
The Beryl Institute is the global community of practice dedicated to improving the patient experience through collaboration and shared knowledge. We define the patient experience as the sum of all interactions, shaped by an organization’s culture, that influence patient perceptions across the continuum of care.