The annual conference focuses on strategic areas of timely interest in the industry and draws hundreds of students, alumni, and industry professionals. The event features keynote speakers and panel discussions followed by a networking reception and career fair with the Conference's corporate sponsors. Historically, over 30 healthcare companies/firms participate in the conference as speakers, panelists, and /or sponsors and hundreds attend comprised of industry professionals, faculty, alumni, and current students.
This year's 13th Annual Conference, entitled; "Shaping Healthcare's Future: Delivering Value Along the Continuum of Care", will bring together experts from across the full spectrum of the heathcare industry to discuss and debate the dramatic changes underway to align incentives, improve outcomes, and "bend the cost curve".
Keynote speakers from past Conferences include:
- Tom Maniatis, PhD, Isodore S. Edelman Professor and Chair of the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics, Columbia University Medical Center Director, University-Wide Precision Medicine Initiative
- Daniel P. O'Day '97, Chief Operating Officer, Roche Pharmaceuticals; Member, Roche Corporate Executive Committee
- Charles W. Sorenson, MD, President & CEO, Intermountain Healthcare
- Robert J. Hugin, Chairman and CEO, Celgene • Giovanni Colella '95, CEO and Co-founder, Castlight Health
- Eric C. Rackow, MD, President and CEO, Senior Bridge (Humana)
- Franz Humer M.D., Chairman, Roche AG
- Sheri McCoy, then-Vice Chairman, Executive Committee, and member of the Office of the Chairman, Johnson & Johnson
- Mark Bertolini, Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and President, Aetna Inc.
- Marc Tessier-Lavigne PhD, President, Rockefeller University
Websites from past Conferences:
12th Annual Healthcare Conference, “New York at The Center of Healthcare Transformation”
11th Annual Healthcare Conference, “Using Data and Technology to Innovate, Value, and Reengineer Healthcare”
10th Annual Healthcare Conference, “Creating Value-Based Solutions for a Discerning Healthcare Buyer”
9th Annual Healthcare Conference, “Catalysts for Change in a Fractured Healthcare System”
7th Annual Healthcare Conference, “Innovation, Access, Outcomes: A Global Healthcare Transformation”
6th Annual Healthcare Conference, “New Healthcare Paradigm: Technology, Value, Emergence”
5th Annual Healthcare Conference, “Embracing Change in a Challenging Healthcare Industry”
4th Annual Healthcare ConferenceHealthcare 20/20: Strategic Perspectives on the Future Healthcare Landscape”