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Healthcare Reform: The Road Ahead

September 17, 2010
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Location
Fairbanks Hall: IU/Clarian Education and Resource Center 
340 West 10th Street, Indianapolis, IN
Parking

Primary Sponsors 
 
Supporting Sponsors
Aledo Consulting
BSA LifeStructures
Meyer-Najem Corporation
Overview

Healthcare reform.  This ground-breaking and sweeping piece of legislation seems to be on everyone’s mind.  As we’re beginning to receive guidance from federal agencies and the White House on many of the issues and opportunities created by the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act, more and more questions arise. What will it really mean for you as a patient, employee and employer? What will it mean for Indiana’s healthcare and life sciences businesses, and business in general?  How did we get here and what does the future hold?    
 
This conference on the past, present and future of healthcare reform will review the balancing of interests it took to pass this monumental legislation, provide an update on the rules and regulations being written to implement the bill, and the latest thinking on the costs and implications of the bill. Participants will leave with a better idea of the impact this piece of legislation will have on their lives and their business – today and tomorrow.

Agenda
8:00 am – 9:00 amRegistration and Breakfast
  
9:00 am – 9:15 amOverview and Welcome
 Robert Brown, Senior Vice President, Marketing and Chief Marketing Officer, Eli Lilly and Company
  
9:15 am – 10:15 amPanel - "The Present” from a Manufacturers’ Perspective
 Moderator: Dr. Robert McDonald, President, Aledo Consulting, Inc.
  
 Panel Members:
 Jay Bonitt, Vice President, Federal Government Affairs, Eli Lilly and Company
  
 Steve LaPierre, Vice President Government Affairs, Boston Scientific Corporation
  
 Timothy Franson, Senior Vice President, B&D Consulting
  
10:15 am – 10:30 amBreak
  
10:30 am – 12:00 pmPanel - “The Present” from a Providers’ and Payors’ Perspective
 Moderator: Patrick Cross, Partner, Baker and Daniels LLP
  
 Panelists Members:
 Robert Hillman - President and General Manager, Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Indiana
  
 Neil Pickett, Director, Health Policy Research, Clarian Health
(presentation)
  
 Michael Rinebold, Director of Government Relations, Indiana State Medical Association
  
12:00 pm – 1:30 pmLunch
 Introduction of Keynote Speaker:
Neil Pickett, Director, Health Policy Research, Clarian Health
  
 Keynote Speech – “How We Got Here and Where It Could Go”
 Nick Littlefield, Partner, Foley Hoag LLP, Former Chief of Staff to Senator Edward M. Kennedy
  
 Networking Time
  
1:30 pm – 3:00 pmPanel - “The Future”
 Moderator: Vincent Ventimiglia, Senior Vice President, B&D Consulting
  
 Panel Members:
 Mike Ripley, Vice President Healthcare Policy, Indiana Chamber of Commerce
  
 Bari Faudree, Director, Deloitte & Touche LLP (presentation)
  
 Nancy Davenport-Ennis, Chief Executive Officer & President, National Patient Advocate Foundation (presentation)
  
3:00pm - 3:15pmWrap-up Comments
 George Telthorst, Director, Center for the Business of Life Sciences, IU Kelley School of Business