POSTPONED: The Learning Symposium: The Healthcare Ecosystem: Innovation for Access and Equity

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Target Audience

Health practitioners, educators, healthcare leaders, and consumers


This event is jointly provided by Charlotte AHEC and Carolinas College of Health Sciences.

The Learning Symposium is designed to provide the greater Charlotte healthcare community with access to thought leaders and best practices on delivering excellent healthcare. Bringing together healthcare practitioners, educators and consumers, The Learning Symposium seeks innovative strategies and solutions that can be employed to improve healthcare and the patient experience through dialogue and discovery.

Carolinas College of Health Sciences - Auditorium
1200 Blythe Blvd,
Charlotte, NC 28203

Keynote Speaker
Susan Dentzer is a former president and CEO of The Network for Excellence in Health Innovation will be presenting "Healthcare Without Wall"

Dentzer served as editor-in-chief of the policy journal Health Affairs from 2008 to 2013, and was an award-winning on-air Health Correspondent for the PBS NewsHour for a decade. She is the editor and lead author of the book Health Care Without Walls: A Roadmap for Reinventing U.S. Health Care, a member of the National Academy of Medicine and Council on Foreign Relations, a fellow at National Academy of Social Insurance and the Hastings Center and a member of the Board on Population Health and Public Health Practice of the National Academies of Science, and serves on the Boards of Directors of the International Rescue Committee, Research!America, and the Public Health Institute.

Dentzer graduated from Dartmouth, is a trustee emerita of the college, and chaired the Dartmouth Board of Trustees from 2001 to 2004. She has served as a member of the Board of Overseers of Dartmouth Medical School for more than two decades. Dentzer holds an honorary master’s degree from Dartmouth and an honorary doctorate in humane letters from Muskingum University.

Learning Outcomes
1.Create a think tank environment for attendees to explore innovative solutions.
2.Provide a platform to present innovative solutions or enhancements.
3.Create a call to action where attendees leave with the expectation of applying learning to practice.

CE Credits
This Activity fulfills the requirement of 0.6 Continuing Education Units (CEUs), representing 5.75 contact hours

Maximum 5.75 CNE Contact Hours will be awarded
Charlotte Area Health Education Center (AHEC) Nursing Education is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the North Carolina Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

The Charlotte AHEC is authorized to award 5.75 hours of pre-approved ACHE Qualified Education credit for this program toward advancement, or recertification in the American College of Healthcare Executives. Participants in this program wishing to have the continuing education hours applied toward ACHE Qualified Education credit must self-report their participation. To self-report, participants must log into their MyACHE account and select “My Education Credit” to log hours earned.


Yuen L Cheung, MSN, RN-BC, 704-512-6523


Nov 5 - 15, 2019
Check-In Time
8:30 AM
0.60 - CEU
5.75 - Contact Hours
5.75 - CNE Contact Hours
5.75 - ACHE Qualified Education
Carolinas College of Health Sciences
Nov 5, 2019
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Carolinas College of Health Sciences
Registration Fee
ACHE Qualified Education
CNE Contact Hours
Contact Hours