Agenda is subject to change.

  • Thursday, September 26, 2019
    7:00 am  -  8:00 am
    Continental Breakfast
    7:00 am  -  4:30 pm
    8:00 am  -  8:30 am
    Jack W. "Jay" Campbell IV, JD, RPh
    President-Elect, NABP

    Julia George, MSN, RN
    President, NCSBN


    Scott A. Steingard, DO,
    Chair, FSMB 


    8:30 am  -  9:30 am
    Plenary Presentation – Federal Legislative Update
    During this session, staff from the FSMB, NABP and NCSBN will discuss legislative and policy highlights and priorities from each organization. 

    William Cover, RPh
    Member Relations and Government Affairs Director, NABP

    Lisa A. Robin
    Chief Advocacy Officer, FSMB

    Elliott Vice
    Director, Government Affairs, NCSBN
    9:30 am  -  9:45 am
    9:45 am  -  10:45 am
    Artificial Intelligence and Its Impact on Regulatory Boards
    Anthony Chang, MD, MBA, MPH
    Chief Intelligence and Innovation Officer, Children’s Hospital Orange County
    10:45 am  -  11:00 am
    11:00 am  -  12:00 pm
    Panel Discussion: Reactor Panel on Artificial Intelligence
    The use of artificial intelligence is growing rapidly across healthcare with emerging solutions potentially offering earlier diagnoses and improved patient outcomes.  However, the governance and regulation of AI in healthcare poses significant challenges. During this session, panelists will react to Dr. Anthony Chang’s presentation and share their thoughts on how AI will impact the practice of medicine, nursing and pharmacy.

    Scott A. Steingard, DO
    Chair, FSMB Board of Directors

    Praseed Thapparambil, MS
    Chief Information Officer, NABP

    Adrian Guerrero, CPM
    Area II Director, NCSBN Board of Directors

    Eric Fish, JD
    Senior Vice President of Legal Services, FSMB 
    12:00 pm  -  1:00 pm
    1:00 pm  -  2:30 pm
    Panel Discussion: Effective Acquisition and Use of Licensing and Disciplinary Data
    Panelists will describe how and how often the organizations acquire information from our state boards about licensure and discipline and how we make that available to the general public.

    Michael P. Dugan, MBA
    Chief Information Officer & Senior Vice President of Operations, FSMB

    Josh Bolin
    Associate Executive Director, NABP

    Nur Rajwany, MS
    Chief Information Officer, NCSBN

    Julia George, MSN, RN
    President, NCSBN Board of Directors
    2:30 pm  -  3:00 pm
    3:00 pm  -  4:00 pm
    Panel Discussion: Things I Didn’t Think About.
    For years, medical, nursing and pharmacy students have characterized their knowledge of licensing and regulation as “inadequate.” During this session, panelists will describe the common reasons that lead to disciplinary action.  They will also share their thoughts on how to better educate doctors, nurses and pharmacists about how to stay out of trouble.  

    Patricia A. King, MD, PhD
    Immediate Past Chair, FSMB

    Susan Ksiazek, RPH, DPh
    Chair, NABP

    Katherine Thomas, MN, RN, FAAN
    Executive Director, Texas Board of Nursing  

    Cheryl Walker-McGill, MD
    Chair-elect, FSMB Board of Directors  
    5:00 pm  -  6:00 pm
  • Friday, September 27, 2019
    8:00 am  -  9:00 am
    Continental Breakfast
    9:00 am  -  9:05 am
    Scott A. Steingard
    9:05 am  -  10:00 am
    Risk Based Regulation
    David M. Studdert, LLB, ScD, MPH
    Professor of Medicine & Law, Stanford University School of Medicine  
    10:30 am  -  11:30 am
    Panel Discussion: Risk-based Regulation
    Maryann Alexander, PhD, RN
    Chief Officer, Nursing Regulation, NCSBN

    Caroline D. Juran, RPh, DPh
    Treasurer, NABP

    Mark L. Staz, MA
    Director Continuing Professional Development, FSMB

    Timothy D. Fensky, RPh, DPh, FACA
    President-elect, NABP
    11:30 am  -  12:00 pm
    Summary of Next Steps and Closing Remarks
    David Benton, RGN, PhD, FRCN, FAAN

    Carmen A. Catizone, MS, RPh, DPh
    Executive Director/Secretary, NABP

    Humayun J. Chaudhry, DO, MACP
    President and CEO, FSMB
    12:00 pm  -  2:00 pm
    Meeting of Organizational Researchers
    12:00 – 2:00 pm During this meeting, researchers from the regulatory and licensing authorities will share current research projects being conducted within their organizations and will seek opportunities for future research collaborations among the professions. This meeting is open to all attendees

    12:00 – 12:30 pm Facilitator:  William A. Hatherill, Chief Executive Officer, Federation of State Boards of Physical Therapy (FSBPT) (confirmed) will introduce the subject of standardized classifications and categorizations of disciplinary actions.

    12:30 – 1:00 pm HCR CEOs and researchers will divide into small groups (round tables) to brainstorm the opportunities and challenges associated with creating a disciplinary action taxonomy at the national level that regulatory boards could consider and adopt.

    1:00 – 1:30 pm Facilitator:  David C. Benton, RGN, RMN, Chief Executive Officer, National Council of State Boards of Nursing (NCSBN) will introduce the subject of demonstrating with evidence the value of health-related professional licensing and regulation.  

    1:30 – 2:00 pm During this session, participants will look at the opportunities and challenges associated with such an effort, collectively or separately.  

    2:00 pm Adjourn