ENR Mid-Atlantic Presents “THE PULSE: Innovations in Private, Institutional and Federal Healthcare Construction,” Friday, September 27, 2013 in Arlington, VA
NEW YORK –September 16, 2013— The healthcare construction market, typically one of the industry’s largest nonresidential sectors, felt the pressures of the uncertain political and economic environment in 2012, and McGraw Hill Construction (http://www.construction.com/) forecasts more caution towards new construction for the near term. To further investigate the sector’s trends, developments and management challenges from both regional and national levels, McGraw Hill Construction’s ENR Mid-Atlantic will present its fifth annual event, “THE PULSE: Innovations in Private, Institutional and Federal Healthcare Construction” (http://www.pulsemidatlantic.com/). The conference will be held Friday, September 27, 2013 from 8:00-11:00 a.m. at the Sheraton Pentagon City in Arlington, VA.
The conference will explore the issues currently affecting the national and regional healthcare construction market. Panelists from all levels of healthcare industry construction and innovation will discuss the effects of these trends and the uncertainty that comes with financial concerns and governmental policy changes. Speakers will examine new opportunities for contractors and subcontractors, as well as design and engineering firms, and will analyze the effect of shifting medical policies and practices on the construction industry.
The event features keynote addresses by Kevin B. Mahoney, Sr. Vice President and Chief Administrative Officer, University of Pennsylvania Health System, and Barry S. Rabner, President and Chief Executive Officer, Princeton HealthCare System (PHCS). Additional scheduled speakers include representatives from AKF, BBH Design, EwingCole, Hamilton Health Center, Health Strategies & Solutions, Inc., Sibley Memorial Hospital, The Truland Group Inc., Turner Construction Company, U.S. Department of Defense, U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, Virginia Commonwealth University Health System, and Virginia Department for the Blind and Vision Impaired, Washington Adventist Hospital.
Gold Sponsors of the event include AKF Group LLC, Sunbelt Rentals, The Truland Group Inc., and Turner Construction Company. Exhibitors include James G. Davis Construction, Hensel Phelps, JLG Industries, Inc, and Latista.
The event’s complete agenda, speaker bios and registration information are available at http://www.pulsemidatlantic.com/. A limited number of press passes are available to credentialed media representatives; to request one, contact Kathy Malangone, Senior Director, Marketing Communications, McGraw-Hill Construction, +1 212-904-4376, firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Media Contact: Kathy Malangone, Senior Director, Marketing Communications, McGraw Hill Construction, +1 212-904-4376, kathy.malangone.mhfi