2019 San Francisco Healthcare Leadership Exchange

    The Future of Healthcare

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


    Chris L. Boyd, SVP, Area Manager, Kaiser Permanente, Santa Clara Medical Center
    Kecia M. Kelly DNP, RN, NEA-BC, FACHE, Division Chief Nursing Officer, Northern California, CommonSpirit Health, VP, Chief Operating Officer & Chief Nursing Officer, Dignity Health Saint Francis Memorial Hospital


    Jenine Alves, Area Portfolio Leader, Kaiser Permanente, Santa Clara Medical Center
    Lori Armstrong, DNP, RN NEA-BC, Chief Nurse Executive, Kaiser Permanente Santa Clara Medical Center
    Kirsten Bibbins-Domingo, PhD, MD, MAS, Lee Goldman MD Endowed Chair in Medicine, Professor and Chair - Dept. of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Vice Dean for Population Health and Health Equity, UCSF School of Medicine, University of California San Francisco
    Tony Borba, MBA, HR Director, Kaiser Permanente, Santa Clara Medical Center
    Albert Brooks, MD, President, Washington Township Medical Group, Chief Medical Officer, Washington Township Medical Foundation
    Rae Charos, Vice President and Chief Nurse Executive, Dignity Health
    Kelly M. Johnson, PhD, RN, NEA-BC, VP, Patient Care Services & CNO, Stanford Children's Health
    Kimberly C. Long, DHA, MSN, FNP, RN FACHE, Chief Executive Officer, Vibra Hospital of Sacramento
    Barbara Mayer, PhD, RN, Dir. of Nursing Quality & Practice, Stanford Health Care
    Deb Muro, Chief Information Officer, El Camino Hospital
    Kathryn Pyke, Area Compliance Officer, Kaiser Permanente, Santa Clara Medical Center
    Alice Raia, VP, Digital Presence Technologies, Kaiser Permanente, Chief Digital Office
    Mary Linda Rivera, RN, ND, Regional Dir. of Care Experience, Kaiser Permanente, Northern California
    Sinthusan Sinnadurai, Director, Stanford Health Care
    Eric L. Williams, COO, Kaiser Permanente, Santa Clara Medical Center

    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.


    Jason Dennison VP, HR, Dignity Health
    Chad Hatfield Chief Pharmacy Officer, UC Davis Medical Center
    Alpa Vyas, VP, Patient Experience, Stanford Healthcare
    Anna Hayhurst Area Quality Leader, Kaiser Foundation Hospital Santa Clara


    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

    VP, HR, Dignity Health
    Area Quality Leader, Kaiser Foundation Hospital Santa Clara
    Chief Pharmacy Officer, UC Davis Medical Center
    VP, Patient Experience, Stanford Health

    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 Kristina Griffith with any questions about the San Francisco Healthcare Leadership Exchange.

    Kristina Griffith, Executive Director
    Direct: 503.765.9046
    [email protected]

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