It's where the brightest minds in health care strategy converge
SHSMD Connections 2019

70+ sessions. 100+ exhibiting companies. Unmatched networking events. Join more than 1,600 of your health care strategy peers for three days’ worth of transformational ideas and connections that will help you prepare for and shape the future of health care.

2020 info coming soon

SHSMD Connections 2020 Call for Proposals will open in mid-November. More info coming soon after that. 

Who Attends?

Attendees include health care strategists working in:

  • Marketing and digital engagement
  • Communications and public relations
  • Strategic planning and business development
  • Physician relations
  • And other fields related to health care strategy

Network with your peers representing a broad spectrum of our nation’s hospitals and health systems(including academic medical centers, rural hospitals, children’s hospitals, physician groups, consulting and vendor firms, ambulatory care centers and other service providers).

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Attendee Pricing


Registration Type Early-Bird
On or before July 10
After July 10
SHSMD Member $895 $995
Non-member $1,095 $1,195



2019 Attendees Share the Value

Thank you for an inspiring SHSMD Connections 2019, September 8–11 in Nashville! Read more about it:

Mark your calendar for upcoming events:

SHSMD Connections 2020
September 13–16, 2020
Hyatt Regency Chicago | Chicago, IL

SHSMD Connections 2021
September 19-22, 2021
Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center | San Antonio, TX

SHSMD Connections 2022
September 11-14, 2022
Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center | Washington, DC