A New, Interactive Conference Experience from the American Hospital Association

Registration and agenda coming summer 2021.

From the AHA Center for Health Innovation comes a brand-new interactive conference experience aimed at the health care professionals who get things done. Using cutting-edge design thinking exercises, attendees are equipped with custom strategies and an actionable plan to tackle challenges. The in-person conference – Oct. 4-6, 2021 – is bookended with virtual experiences to ensure each participant creates a customized plan and is supported through successful implementation.

The conference agenda will provide a variety of interactive sessions on the following themes.

Select a theme for a list of potential topics.


Team Performance

Improve team performance to create better outcomes and a highly reliable organization.



Strengthen individual and team well-being to decrease burnout, enhance connection to work and improve overall team satisfaction.


Quality and Outcomes

Execute leading practices in quality improvement and innovation to increase patient safety and value of care.


Education and Facilitation

Train the pre-professional and professional workforce to understand patient safety, quality, performance, innovation and care delivery models.

COVID-19 and the AHA Advancing Care Conference

The AHA is closely monitoring the COVID-19 pandemic, as well as travel and meeting restrictions and guidelines, and will provide our audience with updates as needed. AHA’s top priority is to keep you safe while you pursue your professional education.