Healthcare

Our Healthcare Council facilitates discussions and educates your business on key issues, trends, and resources in and around healthcare.

Thank you to our Healthcare sponsor

Council programming informs businesses about all the important changes in the local and national healthcare landscape.

  • Comprised of industry leaders representing hospitals, employers, pharmaceuticals, insurers, non-profits and more
  • Programming focuses on cost, transparency, quality of care, and access to resources for small and mid-sized businesses
  • Informs companies across all industries about key healthcare-related issues and trends

Upcoming Healthcare Events

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Council Members

Chairman

Cancer Treatment Centers of America

Julian Schink, MD, Chief Medical Officer

Staff Liaison

Chicagoland Chamber of Commerce

Amelia Salter, Director, Programs

Member

Advanced Resources

Pam Schieber, Managing Director

Member

Lockton Companies, Inc.

O’Brien McMahon, Senior Vice President

Member

Novartis

Kurt Anderson, Associate Director, State Government Affairs

Member

Hygieia Benefits, LLC

Mike Abel, Sales Executive

Member

Aptitive Corporation

Jim Anfield, Principal

Member

University of Phoenix

Laura Beal, MBA, Community Development Manager – Midwest & East Coast

Member

Hygieia Benefits, LLC

Patrick Bridgeman, National Sales Executive, Avance Health

Member

nThrive

Tanya Hawkins, VP, Strategic Solutions

Member

Haskins Advisory Group

Karen Fleshman, Chief Operating Officer & Co-Founder

Member

Hyatt Regency Chicago

David French, Director of Human Resources

Member

Gateway Foundation

Teresa Garate, PhD, Vice President, Strategic Partnerships & Engagement

Member

Aerogen

Brian Groskopf, Director Corporate Accounts

Member

Novo Nordisk, Inc.

Todd Hughes, Senior Account Executive

Member

Gilda’s Club Chicago

LauraJane Hyde, CEO

Member

Loyola University Health Systems

Jennifer Koehler, Vice President, External Affairs

Member

AbbVie

Lois Lourie, Vice President

Member

Hawthorne Strategy Group

Cynthia McCafferty, President & CEO

Member

Apple Dental Care

Flavia Lamberghini, Pediatric Dentist

Member

Loyola University

Pamela McCoy, Associate Dean, Executive Degree Programs

Member

Flight Centre Travel Group

Ilse Mehus, Regional Director of Sales – Midwest

Member

Employco USA

Paul Michaels, Strategic Business Development

Member

GCG Financial, Incorporated

Marcus Newman, Vice President

Member

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois

Derek Robinson, Chief Medical Officer, CTCA Division of Gynecologic Oncology,

Member

Aon

Julie Ruddy, Vice President, Health Solutions

Member

Walgreen Co.

Thomas Sondergeld, Vice President, Global Benefits & Mobility

Member

Barnes & Thornburg, LLP

Jason Wallace, Partner

Member

Gallagher

Andrew Varland, Area Executive Vice President-Health & Welfare Consulting,

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