Photos courtesy of Auburn University

This conference has been canceled.

The Role of Physician Leadership in Developing a High Reliability Organization

January 26-28, 2018

The Hotel at Auburn University / Lowder Hall

Southern Medical Association is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Southern Medical Association designates this Live activity for a maximum of 10 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Auburn PEMBA

SCHEDULE

Friday, January 26, 2018
Focus on Leadership

6:30 pm
Reception

7:00 pm
Dinner

8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Keynote Speaker:
Mark S. Williams, MD, MBA, JD, CPE
Chief Clinical Officer, Palmetto Health

Saturday, January 27, 2018
Focus on Building a High Reliability Organization

8:00 am – 9:00 am
Breakfast

9:00 am – 10:30 am
Session 1 - The Five Traits of a High Reliability Organization

Moderated by:

Georgia Thomas, BSN, MBA, RN, HACP
ACO – Clinical Effectiveness, Memorial Hermann Hospital System

Mark Williams, MD, MBA, JD, CPE
Chief Clinical Officer, Palmetto Health

  • Preoccupation with Failure
  • Reluctance to Simplify
  • Sensitivity to Operations

10:30 am – 10:45 am
Break

10:45 am – 11:45 am
Session 1 - The Five Traits of a High Reliability Organization – cont’d

  • Deference to Expertise
  • Commitment to Resilience

11:45 am – 1:00 pm
Lunch (Alabama Power Room)

1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Session 2 - JCAHO’s Role with HRO’s
Dr. Enrique Vazquez, MD, MBA, CPPS, PEMBA 2002
Consultant - Healthcare Quality, Patient Safety & Medical Informatics

2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Session 3 - Examples from HRO’s – What They Do and Results

  • Alumni Case Studies

4:00 pm – 4:15 pm
Wrap-up

5:00 pm
Evening Reception and Auburn vs LSU Basketball Game (AU Arena)

Sunday, January 28, 2018 – Focus on Personal and Professional Development

8:00 am – 9:00 am
Breakfast

9:00 am – 10:00 am
Session 4 - Maximizing Networking through LinkedIn
Mr. Frank Oprandy, Director, Graduate Career Services, HCOB

10:00 am – 11:00 am
Session 5 - Cybersecurity 101 – Protecting Your Personal & Professional Data
Dr. Casey Cegielski, PhD, MBA, CISSP, CISA, CRISC
J.W. Woodruff, Sr. Professor, HCOB

11:00 am – 11:15 am
Program Updates / Wrap-up and Review

FEES

If you have any questions regarding your hotel reservation, please contact Fadwa Shunnarah by phone at (800)423-4992, ext 109 or via email: fshunnarah@sma.org.

  • The group hotel reservation deadline is January 3, 2018.

PACKAGE 1: Reunion Registration (2 nights) $850

Includes:

  • Hotel for 2 nights
  • Friday - Evening banquet for 1 person
  • Saturday - Breakfast, Lunch, 1 ticket to the Auburn Basketball Game, and 1 admission to Reception/Dinner
  • Sunday - Breakfast for 1 person
  • All Academic Sessions
  • AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM

PACKAGE 2: Reunion Registration (Commuter): $530

** DOES NOT include hotel reservations

Includes:

  • Friday - Evening banquet for 1 person
  • Saturday - Breakfast, Lunch, 1 ticket to the Auburn Basketball Game, and 1 admission to Reception/Dinner
  • Sunday - Breakfast for 1 person
  • All Academic Sessions
  • AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM

Add-on Social Package for Spouse/Guest(s): $150

Includes:

  • Friday – Evening banquet for 1 person
  • Saturday – 1 ticket to the Auburn Basketball Game and 1 admission to the Reception/Dinner

Add-on Social Package for Spouse/Guest(s): $80

Includes:

  • Saturday – 1 ticket to the Auburn Basketball Game and 1 admission to the Reception/Dinner