PHS Primary Care Leadership Summit

Somerville, MA US
September 20, 2019

Today’s highly effective leaders need tools, methods, and strategies to manage and champion transformation. The Primary Care Leadership Summit will give you resources to inspire your teams and create a highly productive culture.

Target Audience

This activity is intended for primary care team leaders including, physicians, nurses, nurse practitioners, licensed practical nurses, physician assistants, care managers, social workers, licensed mental health counselors, behavioral health support specialists, community health workers, community resource specialists, practice managers, medical assistants, and others working in the primary care environment.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this activity, participants will be able to:

  1. Identify the most common habits that limit negotiator effectiveness
  2. Discuss ways to improve physicians' and patients' decisions in health care and in everyday life.
  3. Explain how emotionally-intelligent technologies can improve opportunities to learn and be healthy
  4. Discuss approaches to transforming healthcare delivery

Additional Information

Provided by: 

Partners Healthcare System - Population Health Management

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 5.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 5.50 Participation
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
09/20/2019 - 7:45am EDT
Event ends: 
09/20/2019 - 3:00pm EDT

Please click on the link below to view/download this activity's agenda:

PDF icon PHS Leadership Summit Agenda.pdf


Partners HealthCare - Assembly Row
399 Revolution Drive
Somerville, MA 02145
United States

David A. Asch, MD, MBA

David Asch is Executive Director of the Penn Medicine Center for Health Care Innovation. His research is in behavioral economics and aims to understand and improve how physicians and patients make medical choices.

Bob Bordone

Robert C. Bordone is an internationally-recognized expert, author, speaker, and teacher in negotiation, conflict resolution, mediation, and facilitation. Currently a Senior Fellow at Harvard Law School, he served on the full-time faculty at Harvard Law School for more than twenty years as the Thaddeus R. Beal Clinical Professor of Law, Director, and Founder of the Harvard Negotiation & Mediation Clinical Program before launching his full-time consulting, advisory, and training practice. 

Richard J. Gilfillan, M.D.

Rick Gilfillan was the CEO of Trinity Health, a $19 billion Catholic health system that serves communities in 22 states from 2013 to 2019. Throughout his career Gilfillan has developed and worked with teams to build successful care delivery systems in the for-profit and not-for-profit sectors focused on delivering high-value care for people and communities. Gilfillan began his career as a board-certified family medicine physician and helped established the Winchendon Community Health Center in Massachusetts.

Margaret Moore, MBA

Margaret Moore founded Wellcoaches Corporation which has trained more than 12,000 health professionals as coaches in 50 countries. She teaches a Science of Coaching Psychology program at Harvard University Extension School and transformational leadership and coaching in Harvard Medical School Global Education programs. Margaret co-founded and co-leads the National Board for Health & Wellness Coaching, a nonprofit subsidiary of the National Board of Medical Examiners, that delivers national standards and certification for health and wellness coaches, and collaborates with the CDC on group coaching standards.

Zeev Neuwirth, M.D.

Zeev Neuwirth MD currently serves as the Senior Medical Director of Population Health at Atrium Health - one of the largest and leading non-profit hospital systems in the country. With over a dozen years of experience in care redesign, quality improvement, & innovation, his efforts to improve and transform healthcare delivery have been featured in Newsweek, Forbes, Fast Company, WebMD, The Yale School of Management Journal, and in Harvard case studies. Dr. Neuwirth launched a healthcare podcast entitled, Creating a New Healthcare and has been awarded "Healthcare Podcast of the Year" by HITMC in April 2019. Most recently, Dr. Neuwirth has published a book, Reframing Healthcare - A Roadmap for Creating Disruptive Change.

Rosalind W. Picard, Sc.D.

Professor Rosalind Picard is founder and director of the Affective Computing Research Group at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Media Lab, co-director of the Media Lab's Advancing Wellbeing Initiative, and faculty chair of MIT's Mind+Hand+Heart Initiative. She has co-founded Empatica, Inc. creating wearable sensors and analytics to improve health, and Affectiva, Inc. delivering technology to help measure and communicate emotion.

Partners HealthCare System is accredited by the Accreditation council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Partners HealthCare System designates this live activity for a maximum of 5.50 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM . Physicians should claim only the credit commesurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Available Credit

  • 5.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 5.50 Participation


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