West Health’s 2018 Q2 Speakerships and Events


Date Event Presenter
March 14-17
Boston, MA
American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine Annual Assembly “Share research, clinical best practices, and practice-related guidance to advance the specialty and improve patient care” Jill Slaboda, PhD, Principal Investigator (poster presentation)
March 26-29
San Francisco, CA
American Society on Aging’s Aging in America Conference “A comprehensive view of the issues, challenges and opportunities in aging” West Health’s National Aging and Policy Summit
Monday, March 26 | 1:00 – 3:30 p.m. PTShelley Lyford, President and CEO
Zia Agha, MD, MS, Chief Medical Officer
Tim Lash, MBA, Chief Strategy Officer
April 16-18
Louisville, KY
National Oral Health Conference  “Integrating oral health for seniors for community-based care” Padideh Asgari (presenter)
April 29 – May 2
Washington, DC
World Health Care Congress “Invest in Community Health and Well-Being for Greater Returns and a Strategic Advantage” Zia Agha, MD, MS, Chief Medical Officer (panel)
May 2-5
Orlando, FL
American Geriatrics Society Annual Scientific Meeting and Pre-Conference “Information on geriatrics research, clinical practice and professional education” West Health is convening a full day AGS pre-conference on Wednesday, May 2nd.

Click here for agenda and speakers.

May 8-10
Scottsdale, AZ
American Medical Informatics Association’s Clinical Informatics Conference “Sharing team-based, integrated healthcare driven by data, evidence and best practice to improve individual and population health outcomes” Juhi Israni, Clinical Informatics Analyst (poster presentation)
May 15-18
Indianapolis, IN
Society for Academic Emergency Medicine Annual Meeting “Creating and promoting scientific discovery, advancement of education, and the highest professional and ethical standards” Liane Wardlow, PhD, Principal Investigator (presenter)

Tyler Kent, Data Analyst, Clinical (presenter)

June 5-6

Boston, MA

d.health Summit and West-Health sponsored pre-conference

“Improving the lives of the nation’s aging population”

Shelley Lyford, President and CEO (speaker)

Tim Lash, MBA, Chief Strategy Officer (panel moderator)

June 9

San Diego, CA

SDUT’s CaregiverSD Expo for caregivers and older San Diegans to understand Bill Earley, JD, General Counsel and CAO (panelist)

Tom Reiter, Executive Director, Gary and Mary West PACE of Northern San Diego (panelist)

June 20-22

Chicago, IL

Grantmakers in Health Annual Conference on Health Philanthropy

“The largest gathering of health funders in the country”

Shelley Lyford, President and CEO (speaker)

Brenda Schmitthenner, MPA, Senior Director, Successful Aging (panelist)

June 24-26

Seattle, WA

Academy Health’s Annual Research Meeting

“Sharing important findings and showcase the latest research on how the health system works, what it costs, and how to improve it”

Bill Scanlon, PhD, Consultant (panelist), Kelly Ko presenting