Gideon Lecture

The Dawn Gideon Lecture

The Dawn Gideon Lecture and webcast is an annual educational event funded by the Dawn Gideon Foundation and conducted by the Department of Health Policy and Management at the University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health in cooperation with the HPM Alumni Association and made possible by the contributing sponsorship of the Healthcare Council of Western Pennsylvania. Learn more and view past lectures.

2018 DAWN GIDEON LECTURE AND WEBCAST

INNOVATION IMPACT:
COLLABORATION, CONSOLIDATION, AND COMPETITION IN HEALTHCARE

Monday, November 12, 2018, University Club, Ballroom A
Noon Luncheon and arrival
1:00 PM lecture and webcast portion of the program
2:30 Meet and greet

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Webcast Link: https://tinyurl.com/y9ol7epn

MODERATOR
Everette James, M. Allen Pond Professor of Health Policy and Management; director, Health Policy Institute, University of Pittsburgh

PANELISTS
Sarah Ahmad, senior vice president, innovation and transformation strategy, Highmark Health
Lou Shapiro (HPM ʼ85), president and chief executive officer, Hospital for Special Surgery
Rasu Shrestha, chief innovation officer, executive vice president, UPMC Enterprises

Hear senior health care leaders explore how organizations are adopting innovative strategies to survive and prosper in the new environment. Experts answer your questions on innovations in technology, service delivery, and organizational change.

Continuing Education

Participants are eligible for 2 ACHE Qualified Education hours and/or 2 CPH-CE credits

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HPM Event Questions?

For more information, contact... 

Ali Greenholt
412-624-3123

Doreen Hernandez
412-383-0614 

Jennifer Sciullo
phalum@pitt.edu 
412-648-9725

Dawn Gideon

Dawn Gideon

A proud graduate of Pitt’s hospital administration program, Dawn Gideon built an extraordinarily successful career as a visionary leader in health care—one that was, sadly, far too brief.Learn more about her and the Dawn Gideon Foundation.

Gideon Scholars

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Cheyenne Annarumo awarded 2018-19 Bob Yee Scholarship 

Cheyenne Annarumo awarded 2018-19 Bob Yee Scholarship

Cheyenne Annarumo (IDM '20) was awarded a 2019 Bob Yee Public Health Scholarship. A native of Ellwood City, PA, Annarumo is pursuing an MPH with a concentration in infectious disease management, intervention, and community practice (MPH-MIC). She studied biology and was pre-med at Gannon University... (05/08/2019)
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Kelsey Simon awarded 2018-19 Bob Yee Scholarship 

Kelsey Simon awarded 2018-19 Bob Yee Scholarship

Kelsey Simon (IDM '20) was awarded a 2019 Bob Yee Public Health Scholarship in recognition of academic excellence. A native of Buffalo, NY, Simon is pursuing an MPH in infectious disease pathogenesis, eradication, and laboratory practice (MPH-PEL). She holds an undergraduate biology degree from the... (05/08/2019)
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Subramanian Thothathri awarded 2018-19 Bob Yee Scholarship 

Subramanian Thothathri awarded 2018-19 Bob Yee Scholarship

Subramanian Thothathri (IDM '20) was awarded a 2019 Bob Yee Public Health Scholarship. A native of Chennai, India, Thothathri is pursuing an MS in infectious diseases and microbiology. He holds an undergraduate bioengineering degree from Sastra University.  (05/08/2019)
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Byron Chuan awarded 2017-18 Bob Yee Scholarship 

Byron Chuan awarded 2017-18 Bob Yee Scholarship

Byron Chuan (IDM '19) was awarded a 2017 Bob Yee Public Health Scholarship in recognition of academic excellence. A native of Atherton, CA, Chuan is pursuing an MS in infectious diseases and microbiology. He holds an undergraduate biology degree from the University of Pittsburgh (2012).  (09/01/2017)
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Saniya Sabnis awarded 2017-18 Bob Yee Scholarship  

Saniya Sabnis awarded 2017-18 Bob Yee Scholarship

Saniya Sabnis (IDM '19) was awarded a 2017 Bob Yee Public Health Scholarship. A native of Monroeville, PA, Sabnis is pursuing an MPH with a concentration in infectious disease pathogenesis, eradication, and laboratory practice (MPH-PEL). She holds an undergraduate chemistry/bioscience degree from t... (09/01/2017)
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Jessica Salerno awarded 2017-18 Bob Yee Scholarship  

Jessica Salerno awarded 2017-18 Bob Yee Scholarship 

Jessica Salerno (IDM '19) was awarded a 2017 Bob Yee Public Health Scholarship. A native of Pittsburgh, Salerno is pursuing an MPH with a concentration in infectious disease management, intervention, and community practice (MPH-MIC). She holds an undergraduate anthropology degree from the Unive... (08/31/2017)
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