July 20–22: Health Forum/AHA Leadership Summit, San Diego
"Health Care and Hospitals in Transformation — Early Results from the Front Lines" is the theme of the 22nd annual Summit. In addition to experts, speakers include former defense secretary Robert Gates; Adrian Slywotzky on "The Volume-to-Value Revolution"; Malcolm Gladwell on "David and Goliath: Underdogs, Misfits and the Art of Battling Giants"; and Peyton Manning on "Lessons from the Line of Scrimmage." Visit www.healthforum-edu.com/summit.
Aug. 3–6: ASHE Conference & Technical Exhibition, Chicago
The conference offers tools and insights to facility management teams so they can add value to their organizations and help meet the changing needs of the health care field. Visit www.ashe.org/annual.
Aug. 22–25: National Conference on Addiction Disorders, St. Louis
Taking place along with the Behavioral Healthcare Leadership Summit, the event focuses on new developments in clinical research. Visit www.addictionpro.com.
Sept. 27–30 : ASHHRA 50th Annual Conference & Exposition, Chicago
Health care human resources professionals will gather under the theme, "Honoring Our Past, Preparing for Our Future," for learning sessions, networking and exhibits. Keynote speakers include Debbi Fields, founder of Mrs. Field’s Cookies, and Bill Rancic, author and TV personality, and past winner of "The Apprentice."