Feb. 24–27: Planning, Design and Construction, San Francisco
The American Society for Healthcare Engineering's 26th International PDC Summit and Exhibition brings hospital, design and construction leaders together to define the future of the health care built environment. Among the speakers: Deloitte's Paul Keckley and past AHA Chair Teri Fontenot . Visit www.ashe.org.
March 3–7: HIMSS Annual Conference, New Orleans
Former President Bill Clinton, whose foundation supports global and child health initiatives, will speak at the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society conference. This year's event will include the Healthcare Transformation Project March 5–6 for senior leaders in the health care field. Go to www.himssconference.org.
March 20–23: AONE Annual Meeting & Exhibition, Denver
Chesley "Sully" Sullenberger III, who safely landed a malfunctioning jetliner in the Hudson River in 2009, and ABC and NPR analyst Cokie Roberts will be among the keynote speakers at the American Organization of Nurse Executives Annual Meeting. Visit www.aone.org/conference2013/index.shtml.
April 11–14: American Academy of Pain Medicine Meeting, Fort Lauderdale, Fla.
The 29th annual meeting will provide information on the latest science and advancements in the treatment of pain, as well as resources and connections with others from the front lines of pain management. Visit www.painmed.org.