2020 Emerging Leaders Forum 

About the 2020 Emerging Leaders Forum

The Emerging Leaders Forum is the key meeting of the Emerging Leaders Program and offers members of the Emerging Leaders Program one-and-a-half days of leadership-focused sessions.

2020 Emerging Leaders Forum Chair:
 Annunziato Amendola, MD, MPH, FAOA
Facilitated by: Richard C. Mather, III, MD, MBA

Theme: Leading Your Organization in the Transition to Value-Based Care and Payment

Faculty: The core faculty for this year’s 2020 Emerging Leaders Forum are orthopaedic surgeon leaders engaged in care, payment, and organizational transformation.

These faculty intentionally represent a variety of practice settings including independent practice, traditional academic health centers, ACO’s and new systems. 


Session One: Care Redesign—Design a Better Way to Take Care of Your Patients
Tuesday, September 1, 2020 | 8:00pm–9:30pm EDT

Session Two: Payment Reform—Building the Business Model
Tuesday, September 8, 2020 | 8:00pm–9:30pm EDT

Session Three: Go Do It!—Building the Infrastructure
Tuesday, September 15 | 8:00pm–9:30pm EDT

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and the American Orthopaedic Association. The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons designates this live activity/enduring material for a maximum of 4.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.