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Eastern Pennsylvania Healthcare Executive Network


2021 Healthcare Symposium
Thursday, Oct. 14   |   7:00 am – 4:00 pm
The Historic Hotel Bethlehem (Bethlehem, PA)

“Goodbye 2020:  Leaders, Let’s Get Back to Transforming Healthcare!”

Session #1:  Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
Judy Sabino, MPH, CDP, Chief, Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Liaison, Lehigh Valley Health Network
Panelists: Monica Brooks, Manager of Diversity & Inclusion, PPL; Kristin Leayman, Senior Manager, People Experiences, Olympus Corporation of the Americas; Adrian Shanker, Founder & Executive Director, Bradbury-Sullivan LGBT Community Center

Session #2: Employing Social Media to Build Customer Satisfaction and Community Outreach 
Moderator: Susi Nonnemacher, Digital Marketing Consultant
Panelists: Michelle Gaynor, Klunk & Millan Advertising; Carry Gerber, Good Shepherd Rehabilitation Center; Pamela Riddell, Lehigh Valley Health Network; Ken Szydlow, St. Luke’s University Health Network;  Ron Ticho, WLVT PBS39

Session #3:  Strategies to create Meaningful Executive Alignment with Physician and Organizational Financial Goals
: Cynthia Buchman, MHA. VP, Physician and Clinical Services, Good Shepherd Rehabilitation Network
Panelists: Maggie Lipperini, FACHE, Chief Quality Officer, Commonwealth Health; Dennis Pfleiger, President, St. Luke’s University Health Network-Upper Bucks Campus; Dr. Mark Wendling, MD, Executive Director & Family Physician, Lehigh Valley Physician Hospital Organization

Session#4:  Strategically Mapping your Early Career Development
: Jerome Panisak, MHA, CMPE, FACHE, Assoc VP, Medicine Group & Practice Operations, Evangelical Community Hospital
Panelists: Lindsey Bussom, Vice President, Geisinger Musculoskeletal Institute; Michael Hill, Vice President, Divisional Client Engagement; AMN Leadership Solutions, B.E. Smith; Julie Shore, SHRM- SCP, President & Owner, Career Development Advisors

This event offers attendants up to 6.0 Category I face-to-face credits
towards advancement or recertification in ACHE. 

Registration for this event has now ended.

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