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2019 Future of Medicine Summit
Kravis Center
701 Okeechobee Blvd
West Palm Beach, FL 33401
United States
(561) 832-7469
Thursday, February 07, 2019, 5:00 PM to Friday, February 08, 2019, 5:00 PM EDT
Category: Events


Patrice A. Harris, MD, MA – President-elect, American Medical Association

Corey Lee Howard, MD, FACP – President, Florida Medical Association

Marc Hirsh, MD – President, Palm Beach County Medical Society

Alison Bested, MD, FRCPC – Associate Professor, Dr. Kiran C. Patel College of Osteopathic Medicine, Center for Collaborative Research Institute for Neuro- Immune Medicine, NSU

Matthias Haury, PhD – Chief Operating Officer, Max Planck Florida

Tom Kodadek, PhD – Professor Chairman, Department of Cancer Biology, Department of Chemistry, Florida Campus Scripps

Janet Robishaw, PhD – Senior Associate Dean for Research Chair, Department of Biomedical Science, FAU

Rick Cameron MHSA, CMPE – President, Barycenter Advisors LLC

Gina Melby – CEO, JFK Medical Center

James Gregory Rosencrance, MD President, Cleveland Clinic Indian River Hospital

Rohit Dandiya, MD, FACP – Internal Medicine & Geriatrics, PB ACO

Octavio J. Diaz, MD, MPH – CMO, Tenet Healthcare

Roger Kirk– President and CEO, Bethesda Health Inc 

Pedro J. Greer Jr., MD – Professor of Medicine at Florida International University Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine (HWCOM) in Miami

James Green – Community Services Director, Palm Beach County Community Service

Michelle Gross – Director of System Performance at Children’s Services Council of Palm Beach County

Eric Kelly – CEO, Quantum Foundation

Elaheh (Ely) Nirooman – Candidate for the Doctor of Medicine and Master of Public Health Degrees, UMMSM

Patrick McNamara – CEO and President, Palm Health Foundation

Suja M. Mathew, MD, FACP – Chair of Medicine, Cook County Health & Hospitals System (CCH)

Roderick King, MD – Director and Assistant Dean for Public Health Education, UM

Phillip M. Boiselle, MD – Dean, Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine, FAU

Elaine M. Wallace, DO, MS – Dean, Dr. Kiran C. Patel College of Osteopathic Medicine, Health Professions Division, NSU

Jeff Lewis, PharmD – Dean, Gregory School of Pharmacy, PBAU

The 12th Annual Future of Medicine Summit of the Palm Beach County Medical Society will showcase the impact medicine has had in the last 100 years. We will take a look into the innovations and advancements in Medicine as well as the new reality of health care delivery. We will explore the social responsibilities in health care and focus on our responsibilities to our community. We will wrap up the Summit by speaking on the joy in medicine and what can be done to build innovation and train the healthcare team of tomorrow.

Who Should Attend?
Staff that will benefit from this event include: medical doctors, physician assistants, nurses, chief executive officers, chief compliance officers, chief operating officers, chief nursing officers, chief medical officers, chief financial officers, pharmacy directors, nursing home administrators, allied health professionals, and community leaders. Exhibiting opportunities available for providers and vendors.

 What will you learn?
The two-day event will focus on varied areas of health care innovation and advancement. Featuring recognized experts and presentations, you will be able to receive a comprehensive view of where medicine has come from and where it is going. Breakout sessions for each respective professional track will provide continuing education credit opportunities.

Start and End times:
February 7 – VIP Reception/Poster Symposium/Exhibit Hall Open 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm 
February 7 – VIP Dinner 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
February 8 – 8:00 am to 5:00 pm

(Agenda and speakers are subject to change)

Thursday, February 7, 2019
5:00-6:00 PM VIP Reception/Poster Symposium/Exhibit Hall Open
6:00-8:00 PM  VIP Dinner
                             State of Medicine- Centennial Celebration:
                             Celebrating our Past… Creating our Future
                             Marc Hirsh, MD – President, PBCMS
                             Patrice A. Harris, MD, MA – President-elect, AMA
                             Corey Lee Howard, MD, FACP – President, FMA

Friday, February 8, 2019
8:00 AM           Registration/Breakfast
8:30 AM           Opening Comments:
                               Jose Arrascue, MD - Chair, Future of Medicine Initiative 
                               Michael Dennis, MD- Chair, Future of Medicine Summit
8:45 AM           Patrice A. Harris, MD, MA
9:00 AM           Innovation & Advancement in Medicine:
                                Alison Bested, MD, FRCPC
                                Matthias Haury, PhD
                                Tom Kodadek, PhD
                                Janet Robishaw, PhD
9:50 AM        New Reality of Health Care Delivery: 
                               James Rosencrance, MD
                               Rick Cameron MHSA, CMPE
                               Rohit Dandiya, MD,FACP
                               Octavio J. Diaz, MD, MPH
                               Roger Kirk
                               Gina Melby, CEO 
10:45 AM      Break
11:00 AM      Keynote Speaker: 
                                Pedro J. Greer Jr., MD
11:45 AM      Networking lunch
1:00 PM        Our Community, Our Responsibility: 
                                James Green
                                Michelle Gross
                                Eric Kelly
                                Elaheh (Ely) Nirooman
                                Patrick McNamara
2:00 PM        Finding the Joy in Medicine: 
                                Suja M. Mathew, MD, FACP 
2:50 PM        Break
3:00 PM        Building Innovation: Training the Health Care Team of Tomorrow:
                                Roderick King, MD
                                Phillip M. Boiselle, MD
                                Elaine M. Wallace, DO, MS
                                Jeff Lewis, PharmD
4:00 PM        Closing Comments
4:15 PM        Cocktail Reception & Resident Medical Challenge


                                           VIP Dinner Only           Friday Only           Thurs. & Fri.

PBCMS Member                      $125                            $75                        $190
Non-Member                            $150                            $100                      $240
Medical Students/Residents  $75                              $50                        $125

Future of Medicine Sponsors

Presenting Benefactor
Michael Dennis, MD

Platinum Sponsor



2019 Future of Medicine Photos