Opening Keynote Session

Date
Sunday, Nov. 17, 2019
Time
3:00 PM–5:00 PM
Location
Thurgood Marshall Ballroom
Tracks
Keynote Sessions

HOST: Kim Castro, Editor and Chief Content Officer, U.S. News & World Report

CONVERSATION
Larry J. Merlo, President and Chief Executive Officer, CVS Health
Moderator: Brian Kelly, Editorial Director and Executive Vice President, U.S. News & World Report

PANEL
CEO ROUNDTABLE: RADICAL MOVES THAT ARE CHANGING THE HEALTHCARE LANDSCAPE
From hospitals tackling the effects of poverty to providers collaborating to manufacture generic drugs, healthcare is in an era of unparalleled innovation. Hear from leading healthcare executives taking bold steps to improve the quality, efficiency and cost of care delivery and prepare for an uncertain future.

Speakers:
Wright Lassiter III, President and Chief Executive Officer, Henry Ford Health System
Farzad Mostashari, M.D., Chief Executive Officer, Aledade
Ninfa M. Saunders, DHA, President and Chief Executive Officer, Navicent Health
Martin VanTrieste, President and Chief Executive Officer, Civica Rx
Moderator: Tom Skelton, Chief Executive Officer, Surescripts

REMARKS: THE TRANSFORMATIONAL POWER OF INVESTING IN CHILDREN’S HEALTH
R. Lawrence Moss, M.D., President and Chief Executive Officer, Nemours Children’s Health System

CONVERSATION: THE POLICY OUTLOOK: MEDICARE FOR ALL AND OTHER BIG IDEAS FOR 2020
Nearly a decade after the passage of the Affordable Care Act, discussion and debate about what comes next for healthcare policy is at a fever pitch, especially as the 2020 presidential election campaign intensifies. Hear from several policy experts who can shed insights on the promise and potential of new directions for healthcare policy across the country.
Ceci Connolly, President and Chief Executive Officer, Alliance of Community Health Plans
Tom Daschle, Founder and Chief Executive Officer, The Daschle Group and Former Senate Majority Leader
Molly Smith, Vice President, Coverage and State Issues Forum, American Hospital Association
Moderator: Morgan Felchner, Political Editor, U.S. News & World Report