Schedule of Events*

Thursday, April 23, 2020

1:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Registration – Salon A

2:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Roundtable Discussions

Academic Practice – Salon H
Hospital-based Practice – Salon E
Private - Small (1-5 Surgeons) – Salon D

Private - Medium (6-10 Surgeons) – Salon J

Private - Large (10+ Surgeons) – Salon I

5:30 pm - 6:00 pm

New Members / First Timers Meet and Greet Salon K (Invitation Only)

6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Welcome Reception – ABCG

Friday, April 24, 2019

7:15 am - 8:00 am

Continental Breakfast and Networking with Exhibitors – ABCG

8:00 am - 8:15 am

Welcome and Opening Remarks – DEFL

8:15 am - 9:45 am

Tim Roberts Annual Keynote Address: Patient Satisfaction – DEFL
Gerald B. Hickson, MD. Senior Vice President, Quality, Safety & Risk Prevention
Joseph C. Ross Chair in Medical Education and Administration
Session Description
- Sponsored by

9:45 am - 10:15 am

Refreshment Break with Exhibitors – ABCG

10:15 am - 11:15 am

General Session I - The Growing Demand For AI in Clinical Medicine- – DEFL
Will Gordon, MD, Carilion Clinic
Session Description
- Sponsored by

11:15 am - 11:30 am

Refreshment Break with Exhibitors – ABCG

11:30 am - 12:30 am

General Session II - NERVES Survey Results - DEFL
Mike Heaton, CPA, Katz, Sapper & Miller
Session Description

12:30 pm - 1:35 pm

Lunch and NERVES Business Meeting – Harborview Ballroom

1:35 pm - 1:45 pm

Break - ABCG

1:45 Pm - 2:30 pm

General Session III - Washington Update – DEFL
Katie Orrico, AANS
Session Description

2:30 pm - 3:00 pm

Refreshment Break with Exhibitors – ABCG

3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Breakout Sessions I

  • 101 - ROI in Robotic Assisted Spinal Surgery, Brian Asmussen, Medtronic
  • 102 - Incident To Billing, Teri Romano, Karen Zupko & Associates
  • 103 - Inspiring Leadership During Ambiguity & Disruption in Healthcare Allison Holzer, InspireCorps

4:00 pm - 4:10 pm

Break

4:10 pm - 5:10 pm

Breakout Sessions II

  • 201 - Every Practice Has a Story to Tell - Make Sure it’s a Great One! James Benson, President & Founder - QM2 Solutions
  • 202 - A Vision of Health Care, Our Challenges and Solutions, Mark E. Litow, Milliman, Inc.
  • 203 - Inspiring Leadership During Ambiguity & Disruption in Healthcare Allison Holzer, InspireCorps Encore Session

7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Dinner and Entertainment – The New England Aquarium

Saturday, April 25, 2019

 
 

7:45 am - 8:30 am

Breakfast and Networking with Exhibitors – ABCG

8:30 am - 9:30 am

General Session IV - 20/20 Vision of Neurosurgery
– Bayhealth Dr. Dawn Tartaglione
Session Description

9:30 am - 10:00 am

Refreshment Break with Exhibitors – ABCG

10:00 am - 11:00 am

General Session V – 5 Keys to Leading in Today’s Multigenerational Workplace – DEFL
David Delong, Smart Workforce Strategist
Session Description
Sponsored by

11:00 am - 12:00 pm

General Session VI - Coding Update & Hot Topics – Presidential AB
Teri Romano, BSN, MBA, CPC, CMDP,
Session Description

*Session times, speakers and descriptions may change prior to meeting