May 8 - 9, 2013

Please join our Dallas shareholder Jon Henderson, founding chair of the Southwest Healthcare Transactions Conference, and other Polsinelli Shughart colleagues from across the firm at the:

6th Annual Southwest Healthcare Transactions Conference
Creativity & Transformation
May 8 - 9, 2013
Omni Dallas Hotel

Disruptive Innovation in Healthcare Services
May 8, 2013 | Pre-Conference Workshop
11:00 am Registration | 12:00 pm Lunch

Spotlight on Jason Hwang, M.D., M.B.A., Co-author of The Innovator's Prescription: A Disruptive Solution for Health Care, TEDMED speaker and co-founder of Innosight Institute. Also featuring: 

    * Case study presentations by forward-thinking executives from around the nation who are applying theories of disruptive innovation to transform the delivery of healthcare 
    * Discussion of best practices in health system innovation 
    * Facilitated panel of leading-edge Innovation Funds

May 8, 2013 | Networking Reception
Transformation of an Industry

Michael A. Slubowski
President and Chief Executive Officer
Sisters of Charity of Leavenworth Health System
Denver, Colorado

May 9, 2013 | Full Day Conference
8:00 am Registration

Join top performers in the healthcare deal community from across the nation to share strategies, trends and approaches to creative dealmaking.

Agenda Topics include: 

    * The Politics of Healthcare Innovation 

    * New School Meets Old School: The Ever-Evolving Landscape of Hospital and Health System M&A 

    * Sector Updates: Dealmaking Across the Provider and Payor Continuum 

    * Scope for More Optimism in 2013: What's Ahead for the Economy and What We'll Be Watching 

    * Where the Action is for Healthcare Services Investors 

    * The New Valuation Frontier: Fair Market Value in New Payment and Delivery Models 

    * What Happens When Healthcare Overseas Won't Stay Overseas: How International Healthcare Trends Will Affect America's Largest Industry 

    * Healthcare Deal Debt and Equity Financing Trends 

    * The Era of the Mega-Deal: Baylor/Scott & White Story 

    * CEO Mid-Year Wrap-Up: Opportunities and Challenges Ahead

May 9, 2013 | Networking Reception
Background on the Conference

Now in its sixth year, this event is the premier forum for healthcare providers, capital sources and their advisors to discuss the opportunities and challenges of succeeding in the healthcare marketplace. Top performers in the healthcare deal community from across the nation will gather to share the latest strategies, trends and approaches to creative dealmaking. This is the venue in the Southwest for peer to peer networking among healthcare company executives and the providers of capital and advisors who support their dealmaking. M&A matters now more than ever in the healthcare industry. Please join us to be part of this important event.

May 8 - 9, 2013
Omni Dallas Hotel
555 Lamar, Dallas, TX 75202

Click here to register online. To learn more, visit or call 972.256.2291.

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