July 16 – 21, 2017
Madison, WI

 Madison CFRE Tracker

Take part in the one-of-a-kind “Madison experience” for five days of intensive learning in your choice of seven fundraising tracks. 

Intensive learning

The AHP Madison Institute offers health care development professionals an unparalleled opportunity to learn, share and develop connections, as well as make life-long professional contacts in a supportive and highly-targeted learning environment. It’s a year’s worth of learning in just five days. With seven course tracks, choose a track that offers solutions and answers to best ensure your current and future success. Not sure which track is right for you? Contact the Meetings Team for guidance.

Choice of seven course tracks 

All class sizes are capped to ensure a learning experience is collaborative and strong. Classes include presentations, case studies, role playing and group projects. 

New in 2017! Residency Program

A comprehensive, 18-month executive education program designed to develop the next generation of system-level chief development officers

Hotel and Travel Information

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Prestigious faculty members

You’ll be guided by faculty members who are the best and brightest in health care development. They will serve as your resource and will be available to answer questions and provide expert advice about your career and work goals. 

Certificates and CFRE credits from the University of Wisconsin and AHP

Once you successfully complete the course work, you’ll receive a certificate from the University of Wisconsin’s Graduate School of Business and the Association for Healthcare Philanthropy. Additionally, you’ll earn up to 26 CFRE credits that count toward the CFRE professional credential. Become part of a learning community that helps you achieve excellence. Put the 2016 Madison Institute on your calendar now! The Madison Institute is sponsored by the Association for Healthcare Philanthropy, in cooperation with the University of Wisconsin’s Graduate School of Business. 

Tentative Schedule at a Glance

Sunday, July 16

Registration, 12:00 – 5:00 PM
First class5:00 – 6:30 PM
Networking social6:30 – 7:45 PM

Monday, July 17

General session speaker, 8:00 – 8:45 AM
Class, 9:00 – 11:45 AM
Lunch, 11:45 –1:00 PM
Class, 1:00 – 5:00 PM
Social hour5:00 – 6:00 PM

Tuesday, July 18

Class, 8:30 – 12:15 PM
Lunch, 12:15 – 1:30 PM
Class, 1:30 – 5:00 PM
Social hour5:00 – 6:00 PM

Wednesday, July 19

Class, 8:30 – 1:00 PM
Special projects and group work | Free afternoon

Thursday, July 20

Class, 8:30 – 11:45 AM
Lunch, 11:45 – 1:00 PM
Class, 1:00 – 5:00 PM
Closing celebration, 5:00 – 6:30 PM

Friday, July 21

Group presentations
, 8:45 – 11:15 AM
Closing remarks, 11:15 –11:45 AM