The 2012 National Association of Public Hospitals and Health Systems (NAPH) annual conference will convene June 20-22, in San Francisco, Calif. This event brings together health care leaders from across the country to discuss crucial issues that impact patients and communities.
Keynote speakers are:
- Abraham Verghese, M.D., MACP, author of NY Times bestseller Cutting for Stone, and professor for Theory and Practice of Medicine, and senior associate chair, Department of Internal Medicine at Stanford University School of Medicine
- Thomas Goetz, M.P.H., executive editor of Wired Magazine, and author of The Decision Tree: Taking Control of Your Health in the New Era of Personalized Medicine
Conference topics range from health information technology to the power of patient engagement to integrated care delivery and population health. The program will also include the latest updates on relevant policy issues, such as the Supreme Court’s health reform case, federal budget developments, and more. For more information or to register, visit the NAPH website.