2021 Meetings

April 19 – 23, 2021

The virtual 2021 AAHC GIF Meeting, themed Collaboration Drives Innovation: The Critical Role of Academic Health Center Partnerships, detailed the critical disruptions, transformations, and innovations that AAHC/I members are achieving through partnership in a shifting and highly challenging healthcare environment. Academic health centers continue to drive innovative clinical care, research, and education to lead the way to universal health and wellness.

Topics included:

Collaboration Drives Innovation
Promoting Health Equity in Health Care
Responding to COVID – The Role of AHSCs Beyond AHSCs
Challenges in COVID-19 Vaccine Delivery and Administration: Perspectives from Around the Globe
Leadership Development at Academic Health Centers: Cultivating Innovation, Community, Diversity, and Belonging


July 15-16, 2021

The virtual 2021 AAHC SAFO Meeting, themed Emerging Financial Models: Disruption and Innovation, allowed members the key opportunity to share their stories and perspectives on critical issues, including the future of funding and finance, rapidly changing clinical culture, and the impact of new models for telehealth and telework. 

Topics included:

  • Pandemic Lessons - Vaccine Delivery and Administration
  • Financial Impact of the Pandemic and the New Digital Health Agenda - Lessons Learned and Next Steps