Advertisement: AHIP Institute 2005 to Meet in June

Published April 1, 2005

More than 2,300 health care professionals will gather in June at Institute 2005, the annual meeting of America’s Health Insurance Plan (AHIP), to learn about and discuss issues ranging from surviving health care’s changing marketplace to consumer choice opportunities, the evolution of care management, technology, and best practices. The meeting will take place June 8-10, 2005 at The Venetian Hotel in Las Vegas.

Featured speakers at the meeting will include: Susan Dentzer, health correspondent and head of the Health Policy Unit, PBS’ The NewsHour with Jim Lehrer; Malcolm Gladwell, staff writer, The New Yorker, and best-selling author; David A. Kessler, M.D., dean and vice chancellor for medical affairs at the School of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco; Morton Kondracke, columnist and Fox News commentator and author, Saving Milly: Love, Politics, and Parkinson’s Disease; Fernando Torres-Gil, Ph.D., associate dean for academic affairs and director of the Center for Policy Research on Aging, University of California, Los Angeles; and Andrew Zolli, author, futurist-in-residence at Popular Science and American Demographics magazines, and fellow of the Woodrow Wilson Foundation.

Concurrent sessions at the meeting will address:

  • Consumer Choice and Market Forces: Leading Transformational Change in Health Care
  • New Directions in Disability and Long-Term Care Insurance: Preparing for an Aging America
  • Information Technology Advancements: Improving Effectiveness and Efficiency
  • Care Management: Delivering Quality Outcomes
  • Industry Trends: Next Generation Strategies
  • Driving Innovation with AHIP’s Solutions Partnerships

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For a full listing of sessions and speakers, visit the Institute 2005 Web site at or call 877/291-2247.