Thursday, May 17, 2012

Day 1: The Business of Healthcare and the Effects on Disparities


Welcoming Remarks:

Speakers: Manny Gonzalez, NSHMBA CEO
Eliana Nunez, Operational Effectiveness Senior Director, Cigna Corporation
Thomas A. McCarthy, VP of Finance, Cigna

9:45–11:00am Plenary Session I
Sponsored by Geoscape
Hispanics & Health:New Mainstream Trends and Attitudes about Bienestar.
Speaker: Arthur Rockwell, VP of Sales, Geoscape

11:15am–12:30pm Plenary Session II
In Health and Life: We Hispanics are More than Statistics
Speakers: Dr. Antonia Novello, 14th U.S. Surgeon General
Rosanna Durruthy, Chief Diversity Officer, Cigna

12:30–2:00pm Keynote Luncheon
Sponsored by Cigna
Topic: Integrating Corporate Philanthropy Initiatives to Support a Community's Diversity and Inclusion Goals
Speaker:Diana Sousa, VP, Corporate Business Communications, Cigna

2:15–3:30pm Plenary Session III
Topic: Entrepreneurs and the Impact of the Digital Health Revolution on the Healthcare Business
Speaker:Dr. Hubert Zajicek, MD, MBA, Managing Director - Medical Technology at NTEC - North Texas Enterprise Center


Plenary Session IV
Topic: Healthcare Reform and Health Disparities
Speaker:Dr. Elena Rios, President & CEO, National Hispanic Medical Association

5:15 - 6:15 pm
Topic: Health and Workforce Solutions
:Tracy Swanson, VP Benefits, Health and Workforce Solutions, Walt Disney Parks and Resorts

6:15–6:18pm Thank you Remarks and Reception Opening
Speaker:Eliana Nunez, Operational Effectiveness Senior Director, Cigna Corporation

6:20-8:00pm Networking Reception
Sponsored by Disney

Friday, May 18, 2012

Day 2: Promoting Healthy Lifestyles within the Hispanic Community

7:00–8:30am Breakfast & Welcoming Remarks:
Speaker: Manny Gonzalez, NSHMBA CEO

8:30–9:30am Plenary Session V
Becoming Dr. Q: My Journey from Migrant Farm Worker to Brain Surgeon
Speaker: Dr. Alfredo Quinones-Hinojosa

9:45–11:00am Plenary Session VI
The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly –Hispanics and Healthcare
Speaker: Dr. Antonia Novello, 14th U.S. Surgeon General

11:15–12:45pm Plenary Session VII
Topic: Connecting the Dots: How the Business of Healthcare Can Create a More Knowledgeable Consumer
Moderator: Raymond Arroyo, Head of Alternative Distribution, Aetna
Panelists: Dr. Jeffrey Jacques, MD, Chief Medical Officer, Aetna
Dr. Bernardo Fernandez, CEO, The Cleveland Clinic Florida
Dr. Joxel Garcia, Chair of HiMSS
Marie-Elena Ochoa, Chief of Medical Operations, Mountain Health & Wellness


Keynote Luncheon
Sponsored by Humana
Topic: Breaking Down the State of Hispanic Healthcare: Opportunities and Potential Solutions
Madeleine G. Arritola, President, Humana Hispanic Network Resource Group and Multicultural Marketing Lead, Humana
Andy Hasselwander, Products and Professional Services Team, Latinum Network part of Econet Ventures LLC


Closing Remarks
Rosanna Durruthy,
Chief Diversity Officer, Cigna
Manny Gonzalez, NSHMBA CEO

National Society of Hispanic MBAs