Annual Conference Planning Committee
Co-Chairs: Susan Toomey and Wanda Lane
Our Conference Planning Committee is finalizing the speaker line-up and planning networking events. Again this year, in addition to expanded educational opportunities including pre-conference offerings and a post-conference certification review session, there will be face to face meetings for each region, more opportunities to visit with the exhibitors, and fun networking events.
CVAHP (Certification) Committee
Chair: Shannon Candio
As we approach the renewal period for those who were first certified, committee members are focused on making the renewal process simple and convenient. If you were were awarded a “Pioneer” certification, you will be receiving a renewal notice in a couple of months.
Educational Development Committee
Chair: Chris Hannon
The education committee will be submitting the application for Nursing CE’s for this year’s conference. AHVAP will also recognize conference CE’s for renewal of CVAHP certification. In collaboration with the Marketing Committee, we Chris will present a webinar on VA during Healthcare Value Analysis week and prepare brief talks to be available each day of the week.
Industry and Business Education Collaborative (IBEC)
Chairs: Barbara Strain and Gloria Graham
This Board-appointed committee assists with manages contracts AHVAP has with supplier representatives for the purpose of education. We appreciate the time investment and support from these dedicated members.
Chair: Susan Miller
The Committee is in the process of reviewing the annual member survey which tracks professional maturation of our AHVAP members. Results are reported at the annual conference during the business meeting. Committee Members also follow up with members due to renew membership or whose membership may have laspsed. They are committed to ensuring members are receiving a tangible value from their membership with AHVAP.
Chair: Jeffiny Shutts
The Marketing Committee promotes AHVAP and its activities on our website and on a variety of social sites. There have recently been review and revision to website navigation and development of industry contacts to promote AHVAP and Certification. Committee Members have also been working on promotion of celebration of Healthcare Value Analysis Week.
Past Presidents Committee
Chair: Sue Knapp
Committee members support AHVAP based on their lengthy association with the organization. Throughout their years of service, they have been instrumental in molding AHVAP into the organization it has become today. They are currently evaluating the opportunity to offer educational scholarships and capturing organizational practices in policies to strengthen the foundation of AHVAP. Committee Members continue to be active participants in Committees and in Leadership roles in the organization.