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  • August 2, 2017

3 Experts With Insights to Help You Advance Pediatric Health Care

Connect with peers and experts who will offer strategic and business solutions for children's hospital leaders at the 2017 Annual Leadership Conference, Nov. 6-8 in New Orleans. More than 30 educational sessions and 18 posters will focus on your peers' successes in care delivery and payment models, organizational effectiveness, strategy and innovation.

This year's expert presenters will discuss an interesting approach to innovation, give insight into health care policy and explain how to focus on what's important.

Meet the experts

David Robertson is a Wharton School professor, innovation guru and author of The Power of Little Ideas: A Low-Risk, High-Reward Approach to Innovation. He will give the Don Black Memorial Lecture on Innovation. In his session, he'll explain an approach to innovation that all company leaders should understand so they can recognize it when their competitors practice it, and apply it when it will give them a competitive advantage.

Jonathan Gruber, Ph.D., is director of the Health Care Program at the National Bureau of Economic Research, and was one of the key consultants on the Affordable Care Act (ACA). Using his academic expertise and policy insights, he will discuss changes to health care as a result of ACA implementation and the critical issue of controlling health care costs.

Greg McKeown is an author and productivity and business growth leader. McKeown wrote Essentialism: The Disciplines Pursuit of Less and will describe how leaders and their institutions can benefit from the disciplined pursuit of less.

Members: Register by Sept. 15 and save $155.