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Event Detail

Distinguished Speaker Series: Dean Harrison (Ended)

The Intersection of Strategy and Finance: “Where the Patient Comes First”

Date, Time, and Location:
Thursday, June 14, 2018 (add this event to your Outlook Calendar)
11:30 am - 1:00 pm
The Chicago Club, 81 E. Van Buren Street, Chicago, IL  60605   (Driving Directions)

Program: The Intersection of Strategy and Finance: “Where the Patient Comes First”

Since becoming president and chief executive officer of Northwestern Memorial HealthCare in 2006, Dean M. Harrison has led the health system through enormous change and growth to become a premier integrated academic health system to serve a broad community and bring the best in medicine – including breakthrough treatments and clinical trials–close to where patients live and work. Mr. Harrison will provide insights into how Northwestern Medicine is preparing for the future to exceed patient expectations. 

Dean M. Harrison is the president and chief executive officer of Northwestern Memorial HealthCare, the primary teaching affiliate of Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine. Since joining Northwestern Memorial HealthCare in 1998, Harrison has been instrumental to the creation and success of Northwestern Medicine, now an integrated academic health system anchored by Northwestern Memorial Hospital and Northwestern Medical Group. Northwestern Medicine comprises 7 hospitals, over 100 ambulatory and diagnostic sites, and more than 4,100 physicians.  

Harrison serves on the boards of directors of the Center for Medical Interoperability, Economic Club of Chicago, Executives’ Club of Chicago, Illinois Hospital Association, Northern Trust, Northwestern University, United Way of Metropolitan Chicago and World Business Chicago. He is a member of the Commercial Club of Chicago, its Civic Committee and the Institute of Medicine of Chicago.

Harrison has been honored by B’nai B’rith International with the National Healthcare Award in 2008, the 2010 CEO Leadership Circle of Excellence Award for Diversity by the U.S. Department of Commerce Minority Business Development Agency and Chicago Minority Enterprise Development Council and the March of Dimes Healthcare Management Award in 2015. He earned a Bachelor of Science degree from Indiana University and a Master of Business Administration from St. Francis College.

Members - $45 or FREE with function ticket
Student Members - $20
Non-Members - $65
Northwestern University - $45 
Chicago Council - $45 
Reserved VIP table - $360 (8 guests, company name on table, contact office directly)
(member pricing underwritten by CFA Society Chicago)

CFA Institute Qualified Activity: Eligible for 1 credit hour

Attire: Business Casual

Menu: Chef's Choice (vegetarian meal available upon request)

Registration: Online

11:30 am - 12:00 pm: Registration & Networking
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm: Program

*Please note distribution of presentation slides is at the discretion of the speaker and may not be available for this event

Hosted by: Distinguished Speaker Series Advisory Group

*Special Notes Regarding Fees:
Regular, Candidate, and Affiliate Members may apply function tickets as payment for Non-member or Student Member. Credit card required to guarantee ALL reservations except for reservations using Function Tickets. Day-of-event registrations accepted on-site only if applicable and space available. There is a $5 surcharge for walk-ins. Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover and Diners Club are accepted. Cancellations accepted until 5:00 pm, June 7th.

Passport Program
Members of any CFA society may attend at the CFA Society Chicago member rate. If you are only a member of CFA Institute, you do not qualify for the Society member rate.

CFA Institute CE Qualified Activity
This program qualifies for credit under the guidelines for the CFA Institute Professional Development Program.

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