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2021 South Florida Health Forum

Please join Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough for the 2021 South Florida Health Forum. We look forward to reconnecting with you after a year away from our annual event.


11-11:55 a.m. | Registration and Lunch

11:55 a.m.-12 p.m. | Welcome and Opening Remarks, Mike Segal, Nelson Mullins

12-12:55 p.m. | Keynote Presentation: What's New in Health Law? Hot Topics, Emerging Trends, and New Opportunities, David S. Cade, Executive Vice President/CEO of American Health Law Association, with introduction by Trish Markus, Nelson Mullins

12:55-1:40 p.m. | How to Grow a Risk-Based Medical Practice from a Couple of Clinics to a Public Company: The Real Life Story of Cano Health, Lester Perling, Nelson Mullins, with Dr. Marlow Hernandez, CEO of Cano Health

1:45-2:30 p.m. | New Opportunities in Value-Based Care | Panel

  • Kelly A. Conroy, Pinnacle Healthcare Consulting
  • Heather Miller, Nelson Mullins
  • Peter Young, President and CEO of Healthcare Strategic Issues
  • Scott J. Saunders, Farlie Turner & Co., LLC 
  • Ron Dreskin, EisnerAmper

Moderator: Edward K. White, Nelson Mullins

2:30-3:15 p.m. | Top Strategies for Preparing for and Defending Your Healthcare Organization During a Ransomware Attack
Gina Ginn Greenwood, JD, CIPP/US, Nelson Mullins

3:15-3:35 p.m. | Networking Break

3:35-4:20 p.m. | False Claims Act Penalties and Resultant Solvency Challenges: Observations from the Front Lines | Panel

  • Jody A. Bedenbaugh, Nelson Mullins
  • M. Benjamin Jones, Ankura
  • Russell A. Perry, Ankura
  • Frank P. Terzo, Nelson Mullins

Moderator: Gabriel L. Imperato, Nelson Mullins

4:20-5:05 p.m. | Ask the Stark Professionals | Q&A Panel

  • Lester Perling, Nelson Mullins
  • Charles B. Oppenheim, Hooper Lundy & Bookman, P.C.
  • Robert Wade, Barnes & Thornburg LLP

5:05-5:10 p.m. | Closing Remarks, Mike Segal, Nelson Mullins

5:10-6 p.m. | Cocktail Reception

Masking and social distancing will be requested at this event in compliance with CDC recommendations.


Tuesday, Nov. 2, 2021

11 a.m. - 6 p.m. EDT


The Ritz-Carlton, Fort Lauderdale

1 N Fort Lauderdale Beach Blvd
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304