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Ensuring CME Impact in an Evolving Value-Based Healthcare Landscape

September 13-14, 2018
  • Philadelphia, PA

CBI’s 16th Annual Independent Medical Education & Grants Breakthrough Summit returns to address the challenges of designing and delivering education that keeps pace with the evolving value-based healthcare landscape. Convening commercial supporters, medical education providers, clinicians, patient advocacy groups and other key healthcare stakeholders, this program focuses on the practical steps needed to transform education into impactful, quality healthcare.

Hear Expert Insights On:

  • Realize the full potential of CME in a value-based
    healthcare environment
  • Convey the value and impact of CME/IME to internal stakeholders
  • Standardize outcomes/assessment methodology across the industry
  • Demonstrate CME’s impact on patient outcomes
  • Understand the challenges of collaborating with healthcare systems
    and why CME through healthcare systems is effective and impactful
  • Build successful partnerships with patient advocacy groups to
    garner patient needs and determine how CME fits into their goals
  • Demystify outcomes reporting —
    Transform data reports for greater impact and enhanced value
  • Navigate the obstacles inherent in global CME —
    Address the unique needs of global regions
  • Maintain CME’s relevance in the rapidly evolving digital age
  • Establish metrics to determine outcomes and explore
    innovative systems to report educational outcomes
  • And so much more!

Previous Attendee Acclaim:

Very informative and comprehensive. Great variety and inclusive perspectives from both providers and sponsors.

Medical Affairs Coordinator, Merrimack Pharmaceuticals

This conference provides a unique environment in which providers and supporters can frankly discuss matters that are rarely addressed, but can mutually promote growth efficacy of education and in turn improve patient outcomes.

Director, Professional Education, Society of Gynecologic Oncology

Great networking event and introduction to all the components and pieces of CME.

Manager, Independent Medical Education & External Affairs,
Takeda Pharmaceuticals

Year after year I find value in attending CBI Independent Medical Education and Grants Summit. I appreciate the content and learning from peers as well as the networking opportunities.

Director, Education Development,
Academy for Continued Healthcare Learning

Extremely pertinent and practical content for the CE community.

Associate VP, Education, AANP

Terrific conference with practical insights. Thank you!

Principal/Managing Director, CMEology

Timely content presented by the experts with plenty of time for sharing ideas and networking.

President, Spectrum Medical Education

Great conference – very well done – organization and content.

Conference Program Director, Global Academy for Medical Education

The conference was very well organized and the idea of bringing in speakers from various healthcare environments in addition to leaders within the continuing education industry was really good.

Senior Director, Team Lead, Educational and Clinical Strategy,
Medscape Education

Topics were timely and informative and the faculty were experts in their fields. The program provided terrific opportunities to network with peers and funders. Thank you!

President, Spectrum Medical Education

16th Annual Independent Medical Education & Grants Breakthrough Summit

Ensuring CME Impact in an Evolving Value-Based Healthcare Landscape

CBI’s 16th Annual Independent Medical Education & Grants Breakthrough Summit returns to address the challenges of designing and delivering education that keeps pace with the evolving value-based healthcare landscape. Convening commercial supporters, medical education providers, clinicians, patient advocacy groups and other key healthcare stakeholders, this program focuses on the practical steps needed to transform education into impactful, quality healthcare.

Hear Expert Insights On:

  • Realize the full potential of CME in a value-based
    healthcare environment
  • Convey the value and impact of CME/IME to internal stakeholders
  • Standardize outcomes/assessment methodology across the industry
  • Demonstrate CME’s impact on patient outcomes
  • Understand the challenges of collaborating with healthcare systems
    and why CME through healthcare systems is effective and impactful
  • Build successful partnerships with patient advocacy groups to
    garner patient needs and determine how CME fits into their goals
  • Demystify outcomes reporting —
    Transform data reports for greater impact and enhanced value
  • Navigate the obstacles inherent in global CME —
    Address the unique needs of global regions
  • Maintain CME’s relevance in the rapidly evolving digital age
  • Establish metrics to determine outcomes and explore
    innovative systems to report educational outcomes
  • And so much more!

Previous Attendee Acclaim:

Very informative and comprehensive. Great variety and inclusive perspectives from both providers and sponsors.

Medical Affairs Coordinator, Merrimack Pharmaceuticals

This conference provides a unique environment in which providers and supporters can frankly discuss matters that are rarely addressed, but can mutually promote growth efficacy of education and in turn improve patient outcomes.

Director, Professional Education, Society of Gynecologic Oncology

Great networking event and introduction to all the components and pieces of CME.

Manager, Independent Medical Education & External Affairs,
Takeda Pharmaceuticals

Year after year I find value in attending CBI Independent Medical Education and Grants Summit. I appreciate the content and learning from peers as well as the networking opportunities.

Director, Education Development,
Academy for Continued Healthcare Learning

Extremely pertinent and practical content for the CE community.

Associate VP, Education, AANP

Terrific conference with practical insights. Thank you!

Principal/Managing Director, CMEology

Timely content presented by the experts with plenty of time for sharing ideas and networking.

President, Spectrum Medical Education

Great conference – very well done – organization and content.

Conference Program Director, Global Academy for Medical Education

The conference was very well organized and the idea of bringing in speakers from various healthcare environments in addition to leaders within the continuing education industry was really good.

Senior Director, Team Lead, Educational and Clinical Strategy,
Medscape Education

Topics were timely and informative and the faculty were experts in their fields. The program provided terrific opportunities to network with peers and funders. Thank you!

President, Spectrum Medical Education