2017 Latin America Regional Meeting
This international conference provided a unique opportunity for networking, exchanging ideas, and sharing best practices with academic health leaders from Latin America and worldwide. The meeting program highlighted models of best practices in collaborative partnerships and focused on the critical issue of alignment in clinical care, biomedical research, and health professions education.
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2016 AAHCI Southeast Asia Regional Meeting
The 14th of January marked the Association of Academic Health Centers International's (AAHCI) Southeast Asia Regional Meeting at the NUS Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine (NUS Medicine) in Singapore. More than 60 participants from 14 countries attended the meeting.
2016 Research Meeting
The 2016 AAHC Research Meeting, themed Precision Medicine: Promises and Challenges , explored the challenges facing academic health centers and the recent discoveries, new strategies, and best practices they are applying to accelerate a paradigm shift in research and clinical practice.
2016 AAHC Global Issues Forum
Consideration of the social determinants of health has clearly been recognized as one of the defining issues of the health of communities. Academic health centers are therefore increasingly looking for ideas and solutions as to how best include the social determinants of health in their education, and clinical programs. AAHC's Global Issues Forum (formerly known as the "International Forum") brou...
2016 SAFO, Culture and Change Management
The 2016 SAFO meeting program focused on the financial and business aspects of Culture and Change Management, exploring how academic health centers and other industries are fiscally and operationally approaching culture transformation, human capital, and ongoing institutional change. Meeting sessions addressed topics such as leadership development, strategic diversity, faculty engagement, governa...
2016 AAHC Annual Meeting, The Private Sector
The 2016 annual meeting explored the relationship between academic health centers and the private sector, focusing on how the private sector is transforming healthcare delivery and how these innovations will impact academic health centers. Topics addressed included: technological innovation, new care delivery models, population health management, new business models, and the healthcare workplace....
2015 AAHCI Regional Meeting
AAHCI worked closely with Peking University in Beijing, China, to bring together a wide variety of leaders from the region to discuss critical issues and pressing global concerns of academic health centers. The meeting themed "Cultivating Health Professions for the 21 st Century", included a networking reception on Wednesday, a banquet on Thursday, and a supplementary tour on Friday.
2015 AAHC Research Meeting The Obesity Epidemic
The 2015 AAHC Research Meeting, The Obesity Epidemic and Emerging Trends in Health Science Research. The meeting program focused on the science of obesity, with additional sessions on “big data,” population health, and new funding sources and trends.
2015 AAHC International Forum: Health Professional Education Globalization World
The Association of Academic Health Center’s 2015 International Forum, held April 20-21 in Washington, D.C., examined how new trends in health professions education are changing our traditional approaches to education, research, and patient care. All academic health centers face continuously changing challenges in response to the constant shift of societal needs and expectations around the world.
2015 SAFO Meeting
In an environment of shrinking budgets, increased costs, and unceasing demands for improvement, academic health center leaders must continuously reallocate resources to effectively serve their institutional missions. The SAFO meeting program focused on Restructuring the Missions and explored new strategies and best practices in restructuring and resource management.