March 26 - 28, 2019 / Atlanta, GA


The AHP Leading Forward Executive Summit is designed for chief development officers, executive directors, and other executive leaders in health care philanthropy.
Tuesday, March 26
Session Title Speaker(s) Location Education Topic
12:00pm - 7:00pm
Registration N/AMainN/A
6:00PM - 6:30PM
Welcome reception N/ATBDN/A
6:30PM - 8:30PM
Dinner & Panel: The Future of Health Care Philanthropy AHP Board of DirectorsMain StageGeneral Health Care Philanthropy

Wednesday, March 27
Session Title Speaker(s) Location Education Topic
Registration N/AMainN/A
7:00AM - 8:00AM
Networking Breakfast TBDN/A
8:00AM - 8:45AM
State of the Union 2019: Future of Health Care and Importance of Philanthropy Lisa Bielamowicz, MDMain StageFuture of Health Care
8:45AM - 9:30AM
Unlocking the Power of Partnerships Elaine Batchlor, MD, MPH & Dyan SublettMain StagePartnerships
9:30AM - 10:15AM
Transforming a Foundation from Administering Community Grants to a Public Charity Nicholas C. Conte & Kay StricklandMain StagePhilanthropy
10:15AM - 10:30AM
Coffee Break N/ATBDN/A
10:30AM - 11:15PM
How Gratitude can Increase Patient Satisfaction and Clinician Engagement Bruce Bartoo & Stuart M. Levine, MDMain StageGratitude
11:15AM - 12:00PM
Mergers and Acquisitions in Philanthropy Armando Chardiet, Fran Petonic, CFRE, & Randy Varju, FAHP, CFREMain StageCulture & Operations in Systemization
12:00PM - 12:45PM
Lunch N/AMain StageN/A
12:45PM - 1:30PM
Diversity and Inclusion in Advancement: Changing Behaviors and Outcomes Keith TribbleMain StageDiversity
1:30PM - 2:15PM
Speaking the Same Language: How Hospital Finance and Foundation Build a Stronger Relationship David Collis & Todd GoodmanMain StageHospital Finance/Foundation
2:15PM - 2:30PM
Snack Break N/ATBDN/A
2:30PM - 5:15PM
Cohort Working Session N/A     TBDN/A
5:15PM - 6:00PM
Mainstage Spotlight: What did we learn? TBDMain StageReview
6:30PM - 9:00PM
Cohort Working Dinners N/AVarious Atlanta RestaurantsN/A

Thursday, March 28
Session Title Speaker(s) Location Education Topic
8:00AM - 9:00AM
Depart for Grady Health Visit N/ATBDTour
9:00AM - 12:00PM
Grady Health Visit N/AN/ATour
Leading Forward Concludes N/AN/AN/A