University of Texas School of Law
2020
Health Law Pre-Conference
Houston – FULLY CANCELLED Apr 15, 2020 Royal Sonesta Hotel Houston
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UPDATE (As of March 17, 2020):

UT Law CLE has fully cancelled the 32nd Annual Health Law Conference and Pre-Conference scheduled for April 15-17, 2020. We will follow-up with all registrants regarding options, including refunds, account credits and next steps.

UT Law CLE

2020 Health Law Pre-Conference

Program Features
The 2020 Health Law Pre-Conference offers our traditional Wednesday Evening sessions, and is the perfect overview and conference primer—for both new entrants and seasoned practitioners in the field—with concurrent tracks on health law fundamentals, advanced issues in health law, and in-house counsel issues (limited to in-house counsel only).

Continue on and also register for the 32nd Annual Health Law Conference for one and half days of presentations from leading in-house attorneys from major hospitals and medical institutions, government officials, as well as legal and financial advisors representing hospitals, healthcare providers, and physicians. The conference provides practical and detailed coverage of updates, current issues, and key strategies and opportunities facing members of the healthcare community.

UT Law CLE

2020 Health Law Pre-Conference

3/28/20
Schedule

Wednesday Evening, Apr. 15, 2020

6:00 pm
Registration Opens

Includes light refreshments.

PRE-CONFERENCE CONCURRENT SESSIONS

Please select on registration form. Each session includes a 15-minute break.
 

Health Law Fundamentals

7:00 pm

2.00 hrs

Health Law Fundamentals

Explore the basics of health law, with an emphasis on fraud and abuse (including the Stark law and the federal anti-kickback statute), managed healthcare, HIPAA, and Medicare coverage and reimbursement issues.

Violet M. Anderson, CHRISTUS Health - Irving, TX
Kenneth J. Kramer, Texas Health Resources - Arlington, TX
Kristin M. Roshelli, King & Spalding - Houston, TX

9:15 pm
Adjourn

Advanced Issues in Health Law

Presiding Officer:
Yvonne K. Puig, Norton Rose Fulbright - Austin, TX
7:00 pm

1.00 hr

Navigating the Deal and Overcoming Roadblocks: Getting to Yes on Both Sides

Explore the processes and approaches employed in provider acquisitions when compliance “road bumps” threaten to destroy the deal. Hear about effective diligence methods, representation and warranty insurance, protective contractual provisions and other strategies to get to closing.

Moderator:
Lisa Atlas Genecov, Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP - Dallas, TX
Panelists:
Robert F. McStay Jr., Memorial Hermann Health System - Houston, TX
Sidney S. Welch, Akerman LLP - Atlanta, GA

8:00 pm
Break

8:15 pm

0.50 hr

Antitrust

Examine evolving trends in antitrust law, including recent developments and key issues with respect to the healthcare industry.

Paul Schuster, Locke Lord LLP - Dallas, TX

8:45 pm

0.50 hr

Artificial Intelligence

Explore the increasing use and possible applications of AI in healthcare, as well as the legal implications and possible challenges for such rapid and complex changes.

Fernando Martinez, Texas Hospital Association - Austin, TX

9:15 pm
Adjourn

In-House Counsel Issues (Limited to in-house counsel only)

7:00 pm

2.00 hrs

In-House Counsel Issues

Limited to in-house counsel only. Participate in an active discussion and sharing among panelists and participants. Hear about hot topics for in-house counsel, including updates on state and federal legislation, healthcare transactions, payment and reimbursement issues, and privacy regulation and enforcement. 

Moderator:
Lance Lightfoot, Texas Children's Hospital - Houston, TX
Panelists:
Lisa M. Frenkel, Children's Health - Dallas, TX
Lisa L. Hill, Visionworks, Inc. - San Antonio, TX
W. Christopher Shea, Memorial Hermann Health System - Houston, TX
Stephen G. (Steve) Wohleb, Texas Hospital Association - Austin, TX

9:15 pm
Adjourn

Want to attend more than one Pre-Conference Session on Wednesday Evening? No problem!

Conference registration includes all of the course materials for the Health Law Fundamentals and Advance Issues in Health Law presentations. In addition, the eConference—including papers, slides, audio and CLE credit for these presentations—will be available in "Your Briefcase" within 4–6 weeks after the conference. 

PLEASE NOTE: Course materials and audio recordings for the In-House Counsel Issues panel are NOT included. Registration is limited to in-house counsel only who attend the live presentation.

UT Law CLE

2020 Health Law Pre-Conference

Faculty

Conference Faculty

Violet M. Anderson
CHRISTUS Health
Irving, TX
Lisa M. Frenkel
Children's Health
Dallas, TX
Lisa Atlas Genecov
Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
Dallas, TX
Lisa L. Hill
Visionworks, Inc.
San Antonio, TX
Kenneth J. Kramer
Texas Health Resources
Arlington, TX
Lance Lightfoot
Texas Children's Hospital
Houston, TX
Fernando Martinez
Texas Hospital Association
Austin, TX
Robert F. McStay Jr.
Memorial Hermann Health System
Houston, TX
Kristin M. Roshelli
King & Spalding
Houston, TX
Paul Schuster
Locke Lord LLP
Dallas, TX
W. Christopher Shea
Memorial Hermann Health System
Houston, TX
Sidney S. Welch
Akerman LLP
Atlanta, GA
Stephen G. (Steve) Wohleb
Texas Hospital Association
Austin, TX

Planning Committee

Kathy L. Poppitt—Co-Chair
King & Spalding
Austin, TX
Yvonne K. Puig—Co-Chair
Norton Rose Fulbright
Austin, TX
Violet M. Anderson
CHRISTUS Health
Irving, TX
Michelle Apodaca
Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
Austin, TX
Sheryl T. Dacso
Seyfarth Shaw LLP
Houston, TX
Lisa Atlas Genecov
Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
Dallas, TX
Susan Feigin Harris
Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP
Houston, TX
Jennifer Rebecca Henderson
Driscoll Children's Hospital
Corpus Christi, TX
George B. Hernandez Jr.
University Health System
San Antonio, TX
Beth Anne Jackson
Brown & Fortunato, P.C.
Amarillo, TX
Wilson G. Jones
Thompson & Knight LLP
Dallas, TX
Hal S. Katz
Husch Blackwell LLP
Austin, TX
Lance Lightfoot
Texas Children's Hospital
Houston, TX
B. Scott McBride
Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP
Houston, TX
Stuart F. Miller
Baker Donelson
Houston, TX
Virginia Alverson Mimmack
Jackson Walker LLP
Dallas, TX
Jennifer L. Rangel
Locke Lord LLP
Austin, TX
Kevin A. Reed
Reed Claymon Meeker & Hargett, PLLC
Austin, TX
Julian L. Rivera
Husch Blackwell LLP
Austin, TX
Kristin M. Roshelli
King & Spalding
Houston, TX
Leah Stewart
The University of Texas at Austin Dell Medical School
Austin, TX
Brenda T. Strama
Beatty Navarre Strama PC
Austin, TX
Janet Walker
Ascension
Austin, TX
Stephen G. (Steve) Wohleb
Texas Hospital Association
Austin, TX
Kenya S. Woodruff
Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
Dallas, TX

UT Law CLE

2020 Health Law Pre-Conference

Credit Information

MCLE Credit

Texas
2.00 hrs
Legal Specialization(s): Administrative Law, Health Law
Additional Information
A Texas MCLE Reporting Form will be included in your course materials. Please complete and return to the registration desk and UT Law CLE will report credit on your behalf to the State Bar of Texas, or you can self-report your credit directly to the State Bar of Texas at texasbar.com. A Certificate of Attendance will be provided at the conference to keep for your records.  
California
2.00 hrs
Additional Information
At the conference, you will need to sign in on the Record of Attendance form at the registration desk. Self-report your CLE credit directly to the State Bar of California at calbar.ca.gov. You will receive a Certificate of Attendance at the conference to keep for your records. UT Law CLE will maintain Attendance Records for four years.  
Louisiana
2.00 hrs
Additional Information
At the conference, you will need to sign in on the Record of Attendance form at the registration desk. UT Law CLE will report credit on your behalf to the Supreme Court of Louisiana Continuing Legal Education Committee within 30 days after the conference. You will receive a Certificate of Attendance at the conference to keep for your records.
Oklahoma
2.50 hrs
Additional Information
At the conference, you will need to sign in on the Record of Attendance form at the registration desk. You will receive a Certificate of Attendance at the conference to keep for your records. UT Law CLE will report credit on your behalf to the Oklahoma Bar Association within 30 days after the conference.
Pennsylvania
2.00 hrs
Additional Information
At the conference, you will need to sign in on the Record of Attendance form at the registration desk. You will receive the Pennsylvania CLE Board Credit Request Form and approval documentation to self-report credit directly to the Pennsylvania CLE Board. You will receive a Certificate of Attendance at the conference to keep for your records. UT Law CLE will maintain Attendance Records for four years.  
Other States
Note on Self-Reporting Your Credits in Another State
If you wish to satisfy MCLE or other professional education requirements in another state for a program offered by the University of Texas School of Law, please check with the state bar or other licensing authority in that state before taking the program to ensure it will qualify for self-reporting your credits.

Other Credit

TX Accounting CPE
2.50 hrs
Additional Information
The University of Texas School of Law (Provider #250) live conferences are presumptively approved by The Texas State Board of Public Accountancy for Texas Accounting CPE credit based on a 50-minute credit hour. Approved for general CPE credit only.

At the conference, you will need to sign in on the Accounting CPE Record of Attendance form at the registration desk. You will receive a Texas Accounting Certificate of Completion at the conference for your records. Self-report your CPE credit directly to TSBPA. UT Law CLE will maintain Attendance Records for four years.  

UT Law CLE

2020 Health Law Pre-Conference

Key Dates

Houston – FULLY CANCELLED

  • Last day for Individual early registration: Apr 8, 2020
    Add $50 for registrations received after this time
  • Last day for Group (5-9 ppl) early registration: Apr 8, 2020
    Add $50 for registrations received after this time
  • Last day for Group (10 or more ppl) early registration: Apr 8, 2020
    Add $50 for registrations received after this time
  • Last day for cancellation (full refund): Apr 10, 2020
  • Last day for cancellation (partial refund): Apr 13, 2020
    $50 processing fee applied

UT Law CLE

2020 Health Law Pre-Conference

Hotel / Venue

Houston – FULLY CANCELLED

Royal Sonesta Hotel Houston

2222 West Loop South
Houston, TX 77027-3502
713.627.7600
855.463.3091 (reservations)
Map

Accommodations

$172 room rate good through March 24, 2020 (subject to availability). Please refer to the UT Law Health Law Conference when you call the reservations department.

Parking Information

$10 daily self-parking; $16 overnight self-parking; $16 valet daily parking; $25 valet overnight