Nov. 10-12: Center to Advance Palliative Care National Seminar, San Diego

CAPC Director Diane Meier, M.D., will discuss how to ensure the long-term viability of palliative care programs at this event, which will also focus on programs in the ED and ICU, teaching communication skills, marketing, strategic planning, pediatric clinical models, nursing roles and more. Visit

Dec.1-2: New York eHealth Collaborative Digital Health Conference, New York City

HHS Chief Technology Officer Todd Park and journalist T.R. Reid will keynote the conference on Chelsea Piers that will include four educational tracks: innovation in the inpatient setting, chronic care management, advances in primary care, and health and wellness. For more information, visit

Dec. 4-7: National Forum on Quality Improvement in Health Care, Orlando, Fla.

Keynote speakers for the Institute for Healthcare Improvement's 23rd annual conference will include Michael J. Fox, actor and activist; Eric Greitens, author, Navy Seal and CEO of the Mission Continues; IHI President and CEO Maureen Bisognano; and CMS administrator Donald Berwick, M.D. Visit

Dec. 5-7: mHealth Summit, National Harbor, near Washington, D.C.

The third annual conference is organized by the Foundation for the National Institutes of Health and the mHealth Alliance. Sessions will explore ways mobile technology will transform health care delivery, research, business and policy in the 21st century, including in underserved communities in the United States and abroad. More than 3,500 health and IT leaders from 50 countries are expected to attend, along with 300 exhibitors. Visit