Nashville Health Care Council Invited To Attend Special Programs At AHIP Institute

AHIP’s Institute & Expo is back in Nashville, and is pleased to partner with the Nashville Health Care Council on a special series for Council members.

The Council and AHIP present the “Influencer Series”.  These concurrent sessions take place from 1:00 – 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, June 20th, at the Music City Center.  Included with your registration, attendees have access to the afternoon conference sessions including a keynote session featuring Bob Woodward, and a wine and cheese networking reception. Please use code NHCCTHURS when registering.

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1:00 pm – 2:00 pm Influencer Series

  • Looking Back, Looking Ahead: Health Reform 2020 with Lanhee J. Chen, PhD, David and Diane Steffy Research Fellow, Hoover Institution; and Director, Domestic Policy Studies, Public Policy Program, Stanford University; Kavita Patel, MD, MS, Vice President, Johns Hopkins Medicine; and Nonresident Fellow, The Brookings Institution
  • Harnessing Human Irrationality to Create Positive Health Behavior Change with David A. Asch, MD, MBA, Executive Director, Penn Medicine Center for Health Care Innovation
  • Digital Health: Struggles, Successes and Where We Go From Here with Liz Rockett, Director, Kaiser Permanente Ventures
  • Delivering an Authentic Customer Experience: Lessons from Aflac with Jamie Lee, Senior Vice President and Chief Service Officer, Aflac
  • Health Care Reboot:  Megatrends Energizing American Medicine with Michael J. Dowling, President and Chief Executive Officer, Northwell Health; and Co-Author of Health Care Reboot: Megatrends Energizing American Medicine
  • Value-Based Insurance Landscape in 2021 with Michael E. Chernew, PhD, Leonard D. Schaeffer Professor of Health Care Policy, and Director, Healthcare Markets and Regulation (HMR) Lab, Department of Health Care Policy, Harvard Medical School
  • Advancing Interoperability and Patient Access to Health Data through AI Applications with Lisa Bari, MBA, MPH, Health IT, Interoperability, and Artificial Intelligence Lead, Center for Medicare & Medicaid Innovation (CMMI), Centers for Medicare & Medicaid (CMS); Thomas Mason, MD, Chief Medical Officer, Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT, United States Department of Health & Human Services (HHS); and Mona Siddiqui, MD, MPH, Chief Data Officer, Immediate Office of the Secretary, United States Department of Health & Human Services (HHS)

2:00 pm – 4:45 pm Additional Concurrent Sessions

4:45 pm – 5:30 pm General Session: Leadership in the Age of Populism featuring Bob Woodward, Legendary Pulitzer Prize-winning Journalist/Author and Associate Editor, The Washington Post 

5:30 pm – 7:00 pm Wine and Cheese Reception

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Attend the Entire Conference and Save!

If you would like to attend the entire conference, Council members have been offered a special rate of $1,250. Click here to view the entire schedule and to register for the full conference.  Simply use code NHCC19 and receive a discounted registration rate of $1,250.

At Institute & Expo, you’ll find inspiration, idea-sharing and breakthrough ideas as we work to make health care better. It brings together the best minds in health care and beyond and it’s where change happens.

It’s all here. Make sure you are, too!

2019 Highlights:

General Sessions

You’ll find high-level discussions on some of health care’s most important topics including sustainability and making health care work better for all Americans; leadership, social determinants of health, including disparities and emotional health and well-being; breaking barriers, pharmaceuticals, and the 2020 elections and health care.

Keynote Speakers include:

  • David Axelrod, Host of “The Axe Files” on CNN; University of Chicago; Former Presidential Advisor;
    Today’s Issues, the 2020 Presidential Campaign and Health Care’s Future
  • David M. Cordani, President & CEO, Cigna Corporation
    General Session: A Blueprint for a More Sustainable Health Care System
  • Susan Dentzer, Visiting Fellow, Duke-Margolis Center for Health Policy, Duke University;
  • Matt Eyles, President & CEO, America’s Health Insurance Plans;
    Welcome Session
  • Kenneth C. Frazier, Chairman & CEO, Merck;
    General Session: A Fireside Chat With Ken Frazier
  • Mindy Grossman, President and CEO, WW International;
    General Session: Advancing a National Conversation on Health and Well-Being
  • Sam Kass, Former Senior White House Policy Advisor for Nutrition and Executive Director, Let’s Move!; Founder, Trove; Partner, Acre Venture Partners; Author, Eat a Little Better: Great Flavor, Good Health, Better World
    General Session: Changing the World through the Power of Food
  • Billie Jean King, Sports Icon, Social Justice Pioneer and Entrepreneur;
    General Session: Breaking Barriers and Opening Doors: A Conversation with Billie Jean King
  • Vivek H. Murthy, MD, 19th Surgeon General of the United States;
    General Session: Social Determinants of Health: Spotlight on Emotional Health & Well-Being
  • Dana Perino, Anchor of “The Daily Briefings with Dana Perino” on Fox; Author; Former White House Press Secretary;
    General Session: Today’s Issues, the 2020 Presidential Campaign and Health Care’s Future
  • Deborah Rice-Johnson, President, Highmark Inc.;
    General Session: Making Health Care Work Better for All Americans
  • Elena V. Rios, MD, MSPH, FACP, President & CEO, National Hispanic Medical Association;
    General Session: Social Determinants of Health: Spotlight on Health Disparities
  • Andy Slavitt, Acting Administrator for the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (2015-2017);
    General Session: Making Health Care Work Better for All Americans
  • Seth Sternberg, Co-Founder & CEO, Honor;
    General Session: Making Health Care Work Better for All Americans
  • Bob Woodward, Legendary Pulitzer Prize-Winning Journalist/Author and Associate Editor, The Washington Post;
    General Session: Leadership in an Age of Populism

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AHIP’s 2019 Institute & Expo

Concurrent Sessions that Offer “Roll Up Your Sleeves, Let’s Figure Out the Details” Discussions.


  • Advancing APM’s and Value-Based Care Strategies
  • Industry Disruption and Product Innovation
  • Transforming Complex Care Delivery
  • Addressing Community Needs to Achieve Whole Person Care
  • Health Care CX Strategy and Execution
  • Technology, Trends and Business Insight
  • Data, Analytics and Actionable Intelligence
  • Prevention, Well-Being and Population Health Improvement

Opening Night Concert Featuring Midland
Sponsored by NTT DATA


End your first day of sessions and networking at Institute & Expo with an energy-filled concert by American country band, Midland.

What a great setting in which to meet new colleagues and reconnect with others as we work to make health care better.



Click here to learn more about
AHIP’s 2019 Institute & Expo 

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