CSHSMD Fall Education Conference
October 20-21, 2016
Crowne Plaza Resort
1 Resort Dr, Asheville, NC 28806

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    Thursday October 20
    1:00-3:00PM David Grandy, Managing Director of Strategic Innovation, HDR
    3:20-4:00PMDr. Marc Westle, Chief Innovation Officer, Mission Health
    4:00-5:00PMCSHSMD Mentorship and Alumni Panel with:
    Moderator: John Miller, SG2, and
    Stan Taylor – WakeMed Sue Collier – American Hospital Association
    Danny Owens – MB Kahn
    5:30-7:00PM Networking Event @ Smokey Mountain Supper Club
    Friday October 21
    8:00-9:00AMNetworking Breakfast
    9:00-10:15AM Alan Zuckerman, FACHE, Healthcare Strategist – Veralon
    10:45-11:45AMInnovator Panel:
    Allison Heddon, SG2
    11:45-1:00PM Lunch and CSHSMD Business Meeting
    1:00-2:00PMLegislative Update & Innovation Talks
    2:00-3:00PM Ron Paulus, Chief Executive Officer, Mission Health

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2016 CSHSMD Membership Drive
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CSHSMD is rolling out our first annual membership drive and we need YOUR help! Our greatest asset is our membership and growing our membership expands networking opportunities and development of new relationships! click to read more

President's Welcome

Dear Colleagues,

I'd like to thank you for visiting our website and welcome you to our organization, the Carolinas Society for Healthcare Strategy & Market Development. Founded in 1983, CSHSMD is a professional society run for and by our members. Our mission is "to provide excellent education and networking opportunities for professionals involved with healthcare strategy and market development in the Carolinas." We hold two major education and networking events each year, focused on strategic planning and business development, and it is our desire to expand our educational offerings in 2016. We bring in nationally-recognized speakers and local experts alike for our Spring and Fall conferences, and aim to provide tools and best practices that can make a difference in your daily work. click to read more

Sara Holleran
President, CSHSMD

Our Vision

The vision of the Carolinas Society for Healthcare Strategy and Market Development is to be recognized as a unique and indispensable education and networking resource by healthcare strategy and market development professionals working in the Carolinas.

The Carolinas Society for Healthcare Strategy and Market Development represents a wide variety of disciplines: click to read more

Board Member Profile: Will Pittman, System Director of Strategic Planning, UNC Health Care

Launching his career in general management consulting, Will Pittman is a health care entrepreneur who has experience in physician practice management, practice acquisition, independent strategic consulting, and internal strategic planning for a health care system. click to read more