Join Us for the 2017 washington summit june 6 – 7!

2016 speakers included: view summary


Senator Richard Burr   (R-NC)


Shawn Martin


Jeff Micklos
Healthcare Transformation


Trent Haywood, MD,JD Blue Cross Blue Shield Assoc.


Ed Gabriel

The Washington Summit is by invitation only. Invitees include Patron-level Foundation Associates, board members, and key distributor member executives. Summit program is developed for HIDA's leadership to discuss key industry policy issues in an atmosphere that allows for open discussion and strategic planning. For more information, contact Ian Fardy, 703-838-6131.


Wednesday, June 29

7:30am: Breakfast and Speaker

9:30am – 4:00pm: Capitol Hill meetings

6:00pm: Summit Reception and Dinner

Thursday, June 30

7:00am: Networking Breakfast

8:15am: Political Forecast: What Congress Will and Won’t Get Done This Year

  • Senator Richard Burr (R-NC) – Finance and HELP Committee member

8:45am: Hospital and Physician Innovations, and Future Choices

  • Shawn Martin, Senior VP, Advocacy, Practice Advancement and Policy, American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP)
  • Jeff Micklos, Executive Director, Healthcare Transformation Task Force

9:45am: Payer Innovations and Trends

  • Trent Haywood, MD, JD, Chief Medical Officer, Blue Cross Blue Shield Association

10:45am: Emergency Preparedness and Response

  • Ed Gabriel, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response, HHS

12:00pm: Adjourn



Hotel Cancellation Policy

Guests must cancel hotel room reservations 72 hours in advance to receive a full refund.

Event Registration Policy

This event is by invitation only. Invitees include members of the HIDA Board of Directors, HIDA Educational Foundation Board of Directors, Chairs of the HIDA Advisory Councils, key distributor executives, and Patron-level Foundation Associates (2 per company), and member distributors.

Space may be limited. Registration is on a first-come, first-served basis. Registration forms sent without payment will not be processed. Any photos taken at this event are property of HIDA and can be published without permission in HIDA materials.

Event Cancellation Policy

Participants must cancel in writing via mail, email or fax in order to request a refund, less a $35 processing fee. A full refund minus the processing fee will be available prior to May 30, 2016 and a 50% refund will be available between May 31, 2016 and June 14, 2016. While no refunds will be available after June 15, 2016, a company may substitute a registrant at any time without penalty.

Please Note: Summit is by invitation only. Invitees to this annual event include Patron-level Foundation Associates, board members, and key distributor member executives. For more information, contact Ian Fardy at 703-838-6131.

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