Federal Forum Plenaries

Monday | Tuesday

Monday, April 24

Federal Forum Opening Plenary | 8:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.

Join AHA President and CEO Rick Pollack as he outlines the AHA’s advocacy agenda. Stacey Hughes, AHA’s executive vice president of government relations and public policy, and Frank Sesno, former Washington bureau chief, CNN, discuss key issues impacting hospitals and health systems on Capitol Hill. CMS Principal Deputy Administrator and Chief Operating Officer Jonathan Blum will join us for a fireside chat.

Federal Forum Afternoon Plenary | 2:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Hear from lawmakers and policy experts on issues that matter to hospital and health system leaders. VA Under Secretary for Health Shereef Elnahal, M.D. covers innovations and best practices in veteran care. We’ll also honor the 2022 Distinguished Service Award winner.

Tuesday, April 25

Federal Forum Closing Plenary | 7:45 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.

FBI Director Christopher Wray covers the intersection of cybersecurity and health care.