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ASCRS Leadership Retreat

ASCRS Leadership Retreat | ASCRS

March 8-9, 2019
Estancia Hotel and Spa in La Jolla/San Diego, California

Today's surgical leaders are faced with increasing economic, strategic and management challenges. The ASCRS Leadership Retreat is designed for leaders like you in the field of colorectal surgery to develop and expand their knowledge of the healthcare market, to network with national leaders from academia, industry and the private sector, and to collectively strategize the future our specialty with key opinion leaders.

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Tentative Schedule of Events
Friday, March 8, 2019
Time Topic Speakers
7:00 – 7:30 am   Welcome and Logistics, Breakfast  Sonia Ramamoorthy, MD
Division Chief, Colon & Rectal Surgery, Department of Surgery
UC San Diego
David Margolin, MD
President of ASCRS
7:30 - 8:45 am  Key Challenges Facing Colon and Rectal Surgery Moderator: Sang Lee, USC
Michael Stamos, MD Dean, UC Irvine
James Merlino, MD Chief Transformation Officer, Press Ganey
Guy Orangio, MD Past President of ASCRS, member CMS RUC
8:45 – 10:00 am Seven Roles Great Leaders Don’t Delegate Tom Gehring
CEO, San Diego County Medical Society (retired)
10:15-11:45 am Panel: Career Transitions for Colorectal Surgeons Moderator: Mika Varma
Michael Stamos, 
Chair and Dean
Mark Welton, CMO
Susan Galandiuk, Editor
Jim Merlino, Press Ganey
11:45 am – 1:00 pm Lunch with Leaders  
1:15 – 3:00pm EQ: More Important than IQ Kim Malloy, PhD, Malloy and Associates
3:15-4:30 pm Keeping Your Eye on the Money Ball Moderator: Walter Peters, MD Baylor Scott and White
Leadership objective: Dashboards, P/Ls, and business plans: what you need to know to stay in the black
Greg Kharabadze, FACHE
Administrative Vice Chair of Surgery, Yale University
What your CEO wants to know when you ask for resources
Patty Maysent, MBA, CEO UC San Diego Health
5:30 – 6:30 pm Cocktail Reception  
6:30 – 8:30 pm Dinner and Speaker: Scouting and Being Scouted, the Quest for Talent Trevor Blair
Principal and Founder
Blair Search Partners
Saturday, March 9, 2019
Time Topic Speakers
10:15 -11:30 am Understanding Millennials and iGen in the Workplace Jean Twenge, PhD
Professor of Psychology, 
San Diego State University
12:15 – 1:30 pm Lunch and Speaker: How To Get People To Love Your Pitch, Say Yes And Write You A Check Neil Senturia
Venture capitalist, Entrepreneur 
1:45 – 3:45 pm Panel Thriving in the New Normal: Accountable Care Moderator: Alessio Pigazzi, MD 
Rajneesh Behal, MD, MPH
Chief Medical Officer, One Medical 
Q&A 15 min
4:00 – 5:00 pm What do doctors and patients want?  The unique relationship between patient and physician satisfaction Bruce Gewertz, MD
Chair of the Department of Surgery, Vice-Dean for Academic Affairs 
Vice-president for Interventional Services, Cedars-Sinai Health System
5:00 – 5:30 pm Closing Remarks Sonia Ramamoorthy, MD, Division Chief, Colon & Rectal Surgery, Department of Surgery
UC San Diego
5:30 – 6:30 pm Cocktail Reception  
6:30 – 8:30 pm Dinner and Speaker Steve Wexner, MD, Chair of Colorectal Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Florida