Northwest Regional Meeting


2017 Northwest Regional Meeting
Portland, OR
May 12
Supported by
AbbvieLilly, Merck, and Optum


This meeting will be held at the
Sheraton Portland Airport Hotel
8235 Northeast Airport Way
Portland, OR 97220

Friday, May 12

8:00 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.

Registration & Continental Breakfast

8:30 a.m. – 8:45 a.m.

Welcome & Introductions
Pete Johnson, Western Regional & Workshop Retreat Program Director, AMGA

8:45 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.

Washington Update
Grant Couch, Director, Government Relations, AMGA

9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.

Physician Engagement, Satisfaction, and Burnout: A National Perspective
Mike Coppola, Physician Services, Partner Development, Studer Group

10:30 a.m. – 10:45 a.m. 

Refreshment Break

 

10:45 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Panel Discussion
Alfred Seekamp, MD, Chief Medical Officer, The Vancouver Clinic, Inc.
Matt Mulder, MD, MMM, VP, Chief Medical Director, UW Medicine, Valley Medical Center
Karen Weiner, MD, Chief Executive Officer, Oregon Medical Group, P.C.

12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Networking Lunch

1:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.

Oregon Total Cost of Care Public Reporting
Mylia Christensen, Executive Director, Oregon Health Care Quality Corporation

 

2:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

What Keeps You Up At Night
Pete Johnson, Western Regional & Workshop Retreat Program Director, AMGA


Accommodations/Travel
Sheraton Portland Airport Hotel
8235 Northeast Airport Way
Portland, OR 97220
503.281.2500

For attendees wishing to spend the evening before the event, AMGA has reserved a block of rooms at the Sheraton Portland Airport Hotel. Please contact the hotel at 503.281.2500 and request the AMGA rate of $162 per night. However, this rate is only being held until Thursday, April 20. After this date, rate and availability are not guaranteed.

Cancellations, Refunds, and Substitutions
Members: Cancellations received more than 72 hours in advance and substitutions will not incur any fees. However, no-shows or cancellations within 72 hours will incur a fee of $125. 

Non-members: Cancellations must be submitted in writing no later than two weeks prior to the event date in order to receive a refund, less a $75 processing fee. No-shows are not eligible for refunds. Substitutions are welcome and will not incur a processing fee. Cancellations after the date are not eligible for refunds.

Questions?

For more information, please contact Beth Sutter at 703.838.0033 ext. 322 or bsutter@amga.org