2019 Atlanta Healthcare Leadership Exchange

    Transform Healthcare Together

    The state of constant change in healthcare today demands agility, insight, and innovative thinking from healthcare executives. Join us at the Atlanta Healthcare Leadership Exchange for peer-driven collaboration to meet and exceed these demands. We look forward to exchanging common challenges, thought leadership, and best practices with you.

    Governing Board members represent the region’s largest and most prominent hospitals and systems. Board participation and feedback ensures an invitation-only, peer-driven exchange of best practices.

    Governing Board Chair

    Dr. Eric Bour, MD, MBA, Chief Executive Officer, Piedmont Newton Hospital
    Dr. Sharon Pappas, PhD, RN, NEA-BC, FAAN, Chief Nurse Executive, Emory Healthcare

    Governing Board Members

    Jeremiah Bame, RN, Chief Nursing Officer, Piedmont Newton Hospital
    Chet Bhasin, FACHE, MBA, MS, Chief Strategy Officer, Shepherd Center
    Paula Butts, MSN, RN, VP, Patient Care Services, Chief Nursing Officer, Piedmont Henry Hospital
    Vicki Cansler, MBA, Chief Human Resources Officer, Piedmont Healthcare
    Cathy Ferguson, RN, MBA, MSN, Chief Nursing Officer, Hamilton Medical Center
    Tifani Kinard, MHA, MBA, BSN, RN, Chief Nursing Officer, Polk Medical Center
    Jeff Laird, Chief Financial Officer, Stephens County Hospital
    Ed Lovern, Chief Operations Officer, Piedmont Atlanta Hospital
    Robin Rau, Chief Executive Officer, Miller County Hospital
    Sherrie Williams, LCSW, Chief Operations Officer, Global Partnership For Telehealth

    Designed by and for healthcare’s most prominent executives, the agenda addresses the most critical issues impacting healthcare organizations today.

    Full agenda details will be announced shortly.


    Healthcare Leadership Exchange

    3:30pm – 4:30pm | Registration & Networking
    4:30pm – 5:15pm | Keynote Panel Discussion
    5:15pm – 6:00pm | Dinner & Roundtable Discussion
    6:00pm – 6:45pm | Summary Discussion
    6:45pm – 7:00pm | Additional Networking


    Speakers are thought leaders with cutting-edge insights redefining the healthcare industry.

    Check back regularly as speaker announcements are released.

    All sponsor participation is approved by the Governing Board. Contact us to learn more about sponsorship opportunities and the approval process.

    Leadership Exchange Moderator


    Please contact Arin Rench with any questions about the Atlanta Healthcare Leadership Exchange.

    Arin Rench, Executive Director
    Direct: 503.908.2905
    Mobile: 360.597.8910

    Event Details
    • Days
    • Start Date
      November 14, 2019 3:30 pm
    • End Date
      November 15, 2019 7:30 pm
    • Status
    • Location
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    • Address
      650 North Avenue, Ponce City Market, Atlanta, GA, 30308