2018 USCIPP Annual Meeting

Hosted by Cleveland Clinic

May 2–4, 2018 | Cleveland Clinic

Working Agenda

Wednesday, May 2
  • 3:00-3:50 PM – USCIPP Advisory Council Meeting
  • 4:00-4:45 PM – USCIPP Business Intelligence Research Meeting (Premium members only)
  • 4:45-5:30 PM – USCIPP International Patient Clinical Quality Forum 
    Andy Garman, PsyD, Executive Director, US Cooperative for International Patient Programs; CEO, National Center for Healthcare Leadership; Professor, Department of Health Systems Management, Rush University
  • 5:30-7:30 PM – Welcome Reception Hosted by Cleveland Clinic
Thursday, May 3
  • 8:30-9:00 AM – Breakfast
  • 9:00-9:10 AM – USCIPP Welcome Address
    Andy Garman, PsyD, Executive Director, US Cooperative for International Patient Programs; CEO, National Center for Healthcare Leadership; Professor, Department of Health Systems Management, Rush University
  • 9:10-10:15 AM – USCIPP Annual Benchmarking Survey Data Session (Members that have completed the 2016-2017 annual benchmarking survey only)
    Tricia Johnson, PhD,
    Research Director, US Cooperative for International Patient Programs; Professor and Associate Chair of Research & Education, Department of Health Systems Management, Rush University; Director, Rush Center for the Advancement of Healthcare Value
    Callie Lambert, Business Analyst, US Cooperative for International Patient Programs
  • 10:15-10:30 AM – Cleveland Clinic Welcome Address
    Tom Mihaljevic, MD,
    President and CEO, Cleveland Clinic
  • 10:30-10:45 AM – Break
  • 10:45-11:30 AM – International Healthcare at Cleveland Clinic
    Bill Peacock,
    Chief of Operations, Cleveland Clinic
    Nizar Zein, MD, Chairman, Global Patient Services; Director, Hepatology Center; Mikati Foundation Endowed Chair in Liver Disease, Cleveland Clinic
  • 11:30 AM-12:45 PM – Lunch
  • 12:45-1:30 PM – Breakout Session – Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi, Part 1: History and Process
  • 12:45-1:30 PM – Breakout Session – Clinical Requirements for Hospitals Affiliated with Johns Hopkins Medicine International
    Heitham Hassoun, MD,
    Global Medical Director, Johns Hopkins Medicine International and Associate Professor of Surgery, Johns Hopkins Medicine
  • 12:45-1:30 PM – Breakout Session – Essentials of International Patient Care
    Cynthia Gonzalez,
    Director, International Patient Services, Cook Children’s Health Care System
    Alexander Radke, Director, Executive and International Health, Northwell Health
  • 1:30-1:45 PM – Break
  • 1:45-2:30 PM – Breakout Session – Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi, Part 2: Impacting Clinical Care in the UAE
  • 1:45-2:30 PM – Breakout Session – Structuring Global Partnerships at Houston Methodist
    Cathy Easter,
    President and CEO, Houston Methodist Global Health Care Services
  • 1:45-2:30 PM – Breakout Session – TBA
  • 2:30-2:45 PM – Break
  • 2:45-3:45 PM – TBA
  • 3:45-5:00 PM – USCIPP Business Meeting/ChooseUSHealth Session
  • 6:30-9:00 PM – 2018 USCIPP Leadership Award Dinner
Friday, May 4
  • 7:30-9:00 AM – Breakfast
  • 8:00-9:15 AM – Tour of Cleveland Clinic
  • 9:15-9:45 AM – International Medical Travel Assistance
    Gaby West, Director, Broward Health International
  • 9:45-10:30 AM – Navigating the Changing International Reimbursement Landscape, Including TPAs, Networks, and International Insurance
    John Morris,
    Associate Director, Navigant Consulting
  • 10:30-10:45 AM – Break
  • 10:45-11:00 AM – USCIPP International Patient Experience Survey Initiative
  • 11:00-11:45 AM – TBA
  • 11:45 AM-Noon – Closing Remarks
  • Noon – Boxed Lunches to Go
  • 1:00-4:00 PM – Group Activity (TBA)

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