General Sessions

OPENING SESSION*
Monday, February 29 | 8:00 am – 8:45 am

Recognition of the FAH 50th Anniversary

Speakers / Presenters:
Keith Pitts
2015 Chairman
Federation of American Hospitals
Vice Chairman
Tenet Healthcare Corporation

Lisa Thompson-May
2015-2016 Chairman, Exposition Advisory Committee
Federation of American Hospitals
Vice President, Corporate Accounts
Acelity Corporation


PLENARY SESSION* (Congressional)
Monday, February 29 | 1:15 pm – 3:45 pm

The Monday afternoon Plenary Session will feature leaders of Congress and the Administration addressing public policy and regulatory issues in health care today.

Speakers:
U.S. Senator Richard Burr (R-NC)
Chairman, U.S. Senate Select Committee on Intelligence
Member, Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee
Member, Senate Finance Committee

Andy Slavitt
Acting Administrator
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

U.S. Representative Joseph Crowley (D-NY)
Member, House Ways and Means Committee
Vice Chair of the Democratic Caucus

U.S. Representative Steve Scalise (R-LA)
House Majority Whip
Member, House Energy and Commerce Committee

U.S. Senator Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH)
Member, Senate Appropriations Committee


PLENARY SESSION*
Tuesday, March 1 | 8:30 am - 10:00 am

Speaker: 
Bob Schieffer

Former Moderator of Face the Nation and Former CBS News Chief Washington Correspondent


* Members of the media are invited to attend these functions only.