Schedule of Events*

Wednesday, August 18, 2021

8:00 am - 1:00 am

NERVES Survey Committee & Board Meeting (Lunch)

1:00 pm - 6:00 pm

NERVES Annual Meeting Registration

2:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Roundtable Discussions

Academic Practice
Hospital-based Practice
Private - Small (1-5 Surgeons)
Private - Medium (6-10 Surgeons)
Private - Large (10+ Surgeons)

5:30 pm - 6:00 pm

New Members/First Timers Meet & Greet

6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

NERVES Welcome Reception

Thursday, August 19, 2021

7:15 am - 8:00 am

NERVES Annual Meeting Registration

7:30 am - 8:30 am

Breakfast with Exhibitors

8:00 am - 8:15 am

Welcome & Opening Remarks

8:15 am - 9:45 am

Tim Roberts Annual Keynote Address
Professionalism and the Pursuit of High Reliability, Quality and Safety

Gerald B. Hickson, MD Joseph C. Ross Chair in Medical Education & Administration Professor of Pediatrics Founding Director, Vanderbilt Center for Patient & Professional Advocacy Sponsored by Curi

9:45 am - 10:15 am

Refeshment Break with Exhibitors

10:15 am - 11:15 am

The Growing Demand For AI in Clinical Medicine
Will Gordon, MD Sponsored by Curi

11:15 am - 11:30 am

Refeshment Break with Exhibitors

11:30 am - 12:30 pm

NERVES Survey Results
Mike Heaton, CPA, Katz, Sapper & Miller

12:30 pm - 1:35 pm

Lunch & NERVES Business Meeting

1:35 pm - 1:45 pm

Break

1:45 pm - 2:30 pm

Washington Update
Katie Orrico, AANS

2:30 pm - 3:00 pm

Refeshment Break with Exhibitors

3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Breakout Session I

101

Return on Investment in Robotic Assisted Spinal Surgery

102

What Every Manager Needs to Know About the New E/M Guidelines for Office Visits

103

Daring to Inspire Growth + Change in Healthcare

4:10pm - 5:10pm

Breakout Session II

201

Return on Investment in Robotic Assisted Spinal Surgery

202

What Every Manager Needs to Know About the New E/M Guidelines for Office Visits

203

Daring to Inspire Growth + Change in Healthcare

6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

NERVES Reception & Dinner at Pat O'Brien's at CityWalk

Friday, August 20, 2021

7:45 am - 8:30am

Breakfast & Networking with Exhibitors

8:30 am - 9:30 am

What Neurosurgeons Want Administrators to Know
Dr. Dawn Tartaglione, Bayhealth

9:30 am - 10:00 am

Refreshment Break with Exhibitors

10:00 am - 11:00 am

Multi-Generational Workforce Strategies David DeLong, Smart Workforce Strategies

11:00 am - 12:00 pm

General Session Coding Update & Hot Topics Kim Pollock, RN, MBA, CPC, CMDP Karen Zupko & Associates, Inc.

*Session times, speakers and descriptions may change prior to meeting