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June 21, 2024

Nashville Health Care Council announces speakers for Sessions conference

Six executive leaders to speak at the industry’s premier innovation and finance conference


NASHVILLE, Tenn., June 26, 2024 — Today, the Nashville Health Care Council proudly announced the first round of speakers for its second annual Sessions conference. This premier event will feature healthcare industry legends, visionaries, change-makers, and leaders from top U.S. healthcare organizations.

“Our second installment of the Nashville Healthcare Sessions conference promises to be a premier event for the healthcare industry and will include an all-star lineup of more than 50 world-class speakers leading dynamic discussion about the future of healthcare,” said Apryl Childs-Potter, president of the Nashville Health Care Council. “Today we are thrilled to provide a sneak peak of our speaker lineup with this first speaker announcement.” 

First round of featured speakers include: 

  • Dr. Toby Cosgrove, Executive Advisor and Fromer President and CEO, Cleveland Clinic
  • Glen Tullman, Chief Executive Officer, Transcarent
  • Dr. Alex Oshmyansky, CEO and Co-Founder, Cost Plus Drug Company
  • Annie Lamont, Co-founder and Managing Partner, Oak HC/FT
  • Senator Bill Frist, Co-Founder and Managing Partner, Frist Cressey Ventures
  • Adam Boehler, CEO, Rubicon Founders

 The full Sessions speaker lineup will be announced soon.

Nationally recognized as the Healthcare City, Nashville is home to the highest concentration of healthcare companies including HCA Healthcare, Community Health Systems, Acadia Healthcare, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, and more. The city supports more than 900 healthcare businesses, and 16 publicly traded healthcare company headquarters, generating about $97 billion in global annual revenue.

At the Sessions conference, more than 50 speakers will participate in three days of content curated by the Council and its partners to start the week. There will be transformational discussions offering impactful insights on relevant, trending topics and themes across numerous stages – empowering participants to pick their own conference journey and customize their experience. This is the sole conference where leaders from numerous Nashville-based and Nashville-connected companies will come together to share the stage.

In addition to three full days of content, more than 30 Associated Events will take place in Nashville as part of the conference activities. These include invitation-only dinners, panels and programming hosted by Council member companies and community partners.

Set against the dynamic backdrop of Nashville, renowned as the epicenter of healthcare excellence, Sessions 2024 promises participants an unparalleled experience. From exclusive VIP engagements and captivating mainstage discussions to interactive roundtable dialogues, attendees will engage in critical conversations shaping the future of healthcare.

Members of the Nashville Health Care Council enjoy early-access registration, ensuring priority seating before tickets become available to the public. With the inaugural event in 2023 selling out quickly, interested participants are encouraged to secure their registration promptly.

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About the Nashville Health Care Council 

The Nashville Health Care Council strengthens and elevates Nashville as The Healthcare City. With a $68 billion economic impact and 333,000 jobs locally, Nashville’s healthcare ecosystem is a world-class healthcare hub. Founded in 1995, the Council serves as the common ground for the city’s vibrant healthcare cluster. The Council offers engagement opportunities where the industry’s most influential executives come together to exchange ideas, share solutions, build businesses and grow leaders.  

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