When

Thursday, September 7, 2017 from 7:30 AM to 4:45 PM EDT
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Where

Pittsburgh Marriott City Center 
112 Washington Place
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
 

 
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Contact

Laura Wicker 
Pittsburgh Business Group on Health 
724-266-0383 
laura.wicker@pbghpa.com 

Register today for Pittsburgh Business Group on Health’s 2017 Annual Health Care Symposium, Thursday, September 7, 2017.

Today, more than ever, employers and employees are both faced with challenging, and often difficult choices, regarding health care. You need the best tools at your fingertips to make good decisions.

Join PBGH for the region’s leading event focused on helping companies improve their health care decisions. This don’t-miss event, Health Care at the Crossroads: Where Opportunity and Preparation Meet, features national thought-leaders, who will help educate and motivate you to advance health care in your organizations.

Agenda

7:30 AM

Registration – Exhibits Open

8:30 AM

Opening Remarks

 

 

Jessica Brooks
CEO and Executive Director
Pittsburgh Business Group on Health

8:45 AM

Artificial Intelligence and Healthcare at the Crossroads

 

 


Guy Barnard

Chief Executive Officer, Co-Founder
Synchronous Health, Inc.

9:45 AM

Workshops

 

High Deductibles, High Risks?

 


Lynn Zonakis
Principal
The Zonakis Group

 

Creating Innovative Employer & Provider Partnerships

 


Michelle Moratti
Director
The Chartis Group

 

Pre-Disease: The High-Return Population for Corporate Wellness Programs

 


Sean Sullivan
President & CEO
Institute for Health and Productivity Management

10:30 AM

Morning Break –Exhibits Open

11:15 AM

CEO Perspective on the Socioeconomics of Health Care

 

Morgan O’Brien
CEO
Peoples Natural Gas

 


Michael Price
CEO
First Commonwealth Financial Corporation

 

David Malone
President and CEO
Gateway Financial Group, Inc.

 

Moderator: Diane McClune
Vice President
Pittsburgh Business Group on Health

12:15 PM

Lunch and Presentation: Achieving Affordability through New Models of Care

 

 

John Doyle
Executive Vice President
Ascension Health

1:45 PM

Exhibits Open with Dessert

2:15 PM

Workshops

 

The New Conversation on Cost for Providers

 

Dan Michelson
Chief Executive Officer
Strata Decision

 

Creating Smarter Health Care Consumers & Lowering Cost

 

David Hines
CEO
ConsumerMedical

 

Sean McNulty
Director, Compensation and Benefits
Carmeuse Lime & Stone

 

Hard & Half Truths of Health Care Cost Transparency and Vendor Management

 

Jeff Leston
President
Castlestone Advisors, LLC

 

Marlin Woods
CEO
Benefits Plus

 

Philip Valk
Vice President of Sales
Advanced Medical Pricing Solutions

 

 

Moderator: John Sbrocco
Healthcare Strategist
The Benefit Bureau

3:15 PM

Moving from Wellness Programs to Wellbeing

 

Dexter Shurney, MD, MBA, MPH
Chief Medical Director, Executive Director Global Health and Wellness
Cummins

4:45 PM

Symposium concludes

Registration Cost

 

Registration

 

PBGH Employer Members

$220

 

PBGH Allied and Associate Members

$230

 

Non-Members

$330

 


Symposium Materials
Speaker presentations will be provided on a mobile event app and will be made available prior to the Symposium for attendees to print hard copies.

Cancellation Policy
Written cancellations received before August 25, 2017 will receive a full refund.  A fifty percent refund will be given for cancellations received between August 27 and September 1, 2017.  No refunds will be given after September 1, 2017 for any reason, including “no-shows.”  Substitutes are welcome.

Overnight Accommodations
To reserve an overnight stay at the Pittsburgh Marriott City Center book online here or call directly at 1-877-645-3553 and ask for the PBGH room rate of $144 (available until 8/22/2017).

Our Symposium Sponsors
PBGH wishes to acknowledge our sponsors for their generous support.

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