Alumni Connect! Chicago Healthcare Innovation Summit

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The second in a series of regional gatherings of the industry's most forward-thinking minds, the Chicago Healthcare Innovation Summit brings together innovators, implementers and investors from the University of Michigan, Rush University and beyond, to learn from some of the top disruptors in the industry while building relationships for the future.

Join colleagues from two of the nation's top-ranked programs in health management and policy, as we gather to hear from exciting new companies that are poised to make a significant impact in the healthcare space. The event will take place at MATTER, Chicago's premiere healthcare incubator and innovation hub.

  • What: A presentation by a curated selection of six exciting new companies helping health systems evolve care
  • When: Friday, May 11, 2018; 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Where: MATTER, Chicago's Healthcare Incubator, 222 W. Merchandise Mart Plaza, #1230, Chicago, IL 60654
  • Cost: $85.00
  • Agenda 


10:00 am - 10:15 am // Welcome

  • Peter Butler, Rush University
  • Richard Hirth, University of Michigan
  • Dan Edmonds-Waters, Strategy Management Institute

10:15 am - 11:45 am // Innovative Companies

One Medical
Amir Dan Rubin, President and CEO
Introduction by Wayne Lerner

Coley Parry, Founder and CEO
Jeff Loftsgaarden, Vice President
Introduction by Cathy Killaly

Chad Malone
Chief Medical Informatics Officer
Introduction by Shoou-Yih Daniel Lee

11:45 am - 12:15 pm // Breakouts to exhibits

  • Product demos, small group discussions

12:15 pm 1:00 pm // Lunch in the Commons 

1:00 pm - 2:30 pm // Innovative Companies

Virta Health
Mike Payne, Head of Commercial and Policy
Introduction by Tricia Johnson

XSELL Technologies
Matt Coughlin, Founder and CEO
Introduction by Andy Garman

Color Genomics
Tony Wang, Chief Operation Officer
Introduction by Dan Edmonds-Waters

2:30 pm - 3:00 pm // Steve Collens, CEO, Matter

  • Introduction by Andy Garman
  • Closing remarks by Wayne Lerner 

3:00 pm - 3:30 pm // Breakout to exhibits

  • Product demos, small group discussions

3:30 - 4:00 pm // Let's Connect!

  • Networking Reception

Join us to continue the conversation at:

The Kitchen - American Bistro
316 N Clark Street, Chicago 60654

All Michigan and Rush alumni, and friends in the Chicago area are welcome to attend. Registration is now closed.

This event is organized by the Griffith Leadership Center in Health Management and Policy and the Rush University HSM Leadership Center. Our mission is to promote and support excellence in health management and policy leaders by strengthening the connections among research, teaching and practice.