Health Care Management Conference

Monday, May 6 - Wednesday, May 8, 2019
Fairmont Copley Plaza Hotel, Boston, MA


How will potential health care system changes directly impact your fund going forward? Engage in meaningful discussions with industry experts who will give you direction as to where the future of health care is going while you review the latest strategies and tactics for lowering health care costs at this highly rated event. 

Preconference: Join us a day early and learn from Harvard Medical School faculty for Prescription Drug Costs, Usage and Outcomes: Practical Insights From Research. Sunday, May 5, 2019 at the Fairmont Copley Plaza Hotel.

Don't miss out on attending either of these events—Reserve your spot today!

2019 Topics

  • Medical and Recreational Marijuana—What Employers and Funds Should Know
  • Appropriate Treatment Options for Substance Abuse
  • How to Drive Member Behavior Through Communications
  • Supporting Your Aging Workforce
  • Participant Support Systems
  • Today's Health Care Coalitions
  • Evolution or Revolution?
  • Telemedicine—Is It Worth the Hype?
  • Mental Health First Aid for Your Workforce
  • They Did WHAT? Uncovering and Addressing Health Care Fraud and Abuse
  • Health Care 3.0: Provider Strategy Options
  • Ethical Considerations in Prescription Drug Management
  • Pharmacogenomics: Finding the Right Drug at the Right Time
  • Are You "Livin' Your Best Life"?
  • Information Is Power—What Are You Missing?
  • Nontraditional Ways to Approach Cost Savings

The content at the Health Care Management Conference was top-notch. As always, the conference was amazingly well-organized and ran as smoothly as can be imagined.

Linda J. Cahn Pharmacy Benefit Consultants

​Benefits of Attending

  • Comprehensive presentation materials and reference sources
  • Take-home action steps
  • Access to industry experts
  • Informal and facilitated discussions with your peers
  • Electronic handout materials

Who Should Attend

  • Trustees of multiemployer trust funds of any size
  • Third-party and salaried administrators and key staff
  • Members of bargaining committees
  • Fiduciaries, staff and trustees from governmental plans


Speakers will be announced soon.

​2019 Featured Speakers

Elizabeth E. Manzo, Esq.

Lindabury, McCormick, Estabrook & Cooper, P.C.
Westfield, New Jersey

Tramaine EL-Amin, M.A.

Assistant Vice President, Strategic Partnerships
Mental Health First Aid USA, National Council for Behavioral Health
Washington, D.C.


Brian Klepper, Ph.D.

Executive Vice President
The Validation Institute
Worksite Health Advisors
Atlantic Beach, Florida


Ryan Picarella, M.S., SPHR

President and Chief Executive Officer
Omaha, Nebraska 

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Continuing Education

Educational sessions at this program can qualify for CEBS Compliance credit. Visit for additional information.

Registration Information

Register early and save $300 with the early registration discount!

Registration Information
  Member Nonmember

Through 4/22/2019 US $1,515.00 US $1,845.00
After 4/22/2019 US $1,815.00 US $2,145.00