Nov. 13–15: Center to Advance Palliative Care, Orlando, Fla.

CAPC’s National Seminar offers health care professionals the tools, training and technical assistance to start and sustain palliative care teams in hospitals and other care settings. Visit

Nov. 20-21: NCHL's Bold ReDesign Conference, Chicago

The Human Capital Investment Conference, presented by the National Center for Healthcare Leadership, will explore innovative ways to lead during a time of disruption. Nancy M. Schlichting, CEO, Henry Ford Health System, and Gail Warden Jr., M.D., CEO, Geisinger Health System, will receive the 2014 Gail L. Warden Leadership Excellence Award. Visit

Nov. 30–Dec. 5: RSNA Scientific Assembly and Meeting, Chicago

More than 50,000 people are expected to attend the Radiological Society of North America’s 100th Scientific Assembly and Annual Meeting. Francis Collins, M.D., director of the National Institutes of Health, will be the special lecturer. Visit

Dec. 7–10: Institute for Healthcare Improvement Forum, Orlando, Fla.

2014 marks the 26th anniversary of the IHI National Forum on Quality Improvement in Health Care. Among the featured speakers will be IHI CEO Maureen Bisognano; ABC "Good Morning America" co-anchor Robin Roberts; Atul Gawande, M.D.; and Donald Berwick, M.D., president emeritus and senior fellow at IHI. Visit