Registration for the 2019 Learning Symposium is now open!

Program Overview


The Learning Symposium is designed to showcase DSRIP program successes and most promising practices to date and support all who attend in their transformational journey. The event has been designed to address five main goals.


Showcase what works and encourage the adoption of effective strategies.


Motivate and encourage continued commitment, progress, and innovation.


Highlight innovators and innovations and challenge “business as usual”.


Deepen our learning with new tools, skills, and actionable change ideas.


Harvest and reflect on the learning across PPS and stakeholders.


The Learning Symposium will occur across three days (February 11-13, 2019) beginning with a Welcome Reception on February 11th, followed by keynote speakers, breakout sessions, poster viewing and formal and informal networking opportunities. Don't miss out!

FEBRUARY 11, 2019

3:00 – 6:00pm


6:00 – 8:00pm

PPS Impact Exhibition

FEBRUARY 12, 2019

7:45 – 8:45am

Breakfast and Breakfast Table Conversations

9:00 – 9:45am

Opening Remarks

10:00 – 12:30pm

2.5-hour Workshops

12:45 – 1:45pm


2:00 – 3:15pm

75-minute Sessions

3:30 – 4:30pm


4:45 – 6:30pm

Poster Reception

FEBRUARY 13, 2019

7:45 – 8:45am

Breakfast and Breakfast Table Conversations

9:00 – 9:15am

Opening Remarks

9:30 – 12:00pm

2.5-hour Workshops/
concurrent 75-minute Sessions

12:15 – 1:15pm


1:30 – 2:30pm


2:30 – 3:30pm

Closing Remarks and Poster Awards


*Agenda subject to change as the program develops.

Keynote Speakers


Don Berwick, MD

Former Administrator, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services and Founding CEO, Institute for Healthcare Improvement "Quality healthcare for every American is still possible."

Jody Hoffer Gittell, PhD

Professor of Management at Brandeis University's Heller School for Social Policy and Management, Executive Director of the Relational Coordination Research Collaborative, and Chief Scientific Officer of Relational Coordination Analytics, Inc.




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