2019 Nashville Healthcare Leadership Exchange

    Break Out of the Silo

    The state of constant change in healthcare today demands agility, insight, and innovative thinking from healthcare executives. Join us at the Nashville Healthcare 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


    Allen Broome, PharmD, DPLA , Assistant Vice President, Pharmacy Services, Erlanger Health System
    Tama Van Decar, MD, ACPE, Chief Medical Officer, TriStar Health


    Dawn Alexander, RN, MHA, MBA, Chief Nursing Officer, Nashville General Hospital
    Karen Beam, MSN, CPHQ, Vice President, Quality & Clinical Performance , Parkridge Health System
    Wesley Geminn, PharmD, Chief Pharmacist, State Opioid Treatment Authority, Tennessee Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse
    Bruce Hartmann, Chief Community and Government Relations Officer, University of Tennessee Medical Center
    Jeff Johns, MD, Medical Director, Vanderbilt Stallworth Rehab Hospital
    Christopher Johnson, PhD, Professor and Chair, Health Management and Systems Sciences, University of Louisville School of Public Health & Information Sciences
    Carl Keldie, MD , Chief Clinical Officer, Wellpath
    Marla Lamont, MBA, President, Women in Technology Tennessee
    John Mason, MBA, MIS, Senior VP, Chief Information Officer, Quorum Health Corporation
    Anna Pannier, MBA, FACHE, CHCIO, Information Services Senior Director, Saint Thomas West
    Michele Reynolds, MBA, BSN, Vice President, Chief Nursing Executive, Quorum Health Corporation
    David Roberts, MD, Vice President, Chief Medical Officer-Emeritus, West Tennessee Healthcare
    David Weil, JD, MBA

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

    Delivering Sustainable Patient-Centric Care

    Quality and patient safety are the bedrock of care, but in today’s disrupted environment healthcare leaders must evolve their approach to achieve resilient and reliable healthcare delivery. This conversation will explore the connections between delivering insightful, convenient patient experiences, improving your workforce’s engagement, and elevating quality outcomes. Join your peers to strategize how you can lead your organization to sustainable quality care.


    Dr. Kenneth Sands, Chief Epidemiologist and Chief Patient Safety Officer, HCA Healthcare
    Jennifer Slayton, Vice President, Quality, Safety & Risk Prevention, Vanderbilt University Medical Center
    Chris Clarke, Senior Vice President, Tennessee Hospital Assn and Tennessee Center for Patient Safety


    Healthcare Leadership Exchange

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

    Vice President, Quality, Safety & Risk Prevention, Vanderbilt University Medical Center
    VP, Chief Epidemiologist and Chief Patient Safety Office, HCA Healthcare

    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 JJ Foster with any questions about the Nashville Healthcare Exchange.

    JJ Foster, Executive Director
    Direct: 503.908.3037
    [email protected]

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