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Tickets Available Now!


For more information, contact Lisa Sladeck, Office Manager and Event Administrator, at 513.618.3630 or

Our Keynote:

Karen DeSalvo, MD, MPH, MSc
Karen DeSalvo, MD, MPH, MSc

Karen DeSalvo, MD, MPH, MSc has dedicated her career to improving the health of all people, with a particular focus on vulnerable populations, through direct patient care, medical education, policy & administrative roles, research, and public service. She most recently served as Acting Assistant Secretary for Health at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), as well as the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology. Click here for more information about Dr. DeSalvo.

Thank you to our 2017 Sponsors

Interested in becoming a sponsor for our event? Please click here to inquire and a member of our sales team will be in touch soon. 

Presenting Sponsors

HORAN logo

Gold Sponsors

Frost Brown Todd

Media Sponsor 

Cincinnati Magazine logo

Silver Sponsors

life center
St. Elizabeth Healthcare logo
TriHealth logo

Bronze Sponsors

CCHMC logo
Sagacious logo
Urology Group

The 2017 Inspire | Healthcare Awards

Award categories reflect The Health Collaborative’s pillars of work: the Gen-H Award (Collective Impact), the Richard M. Smith Leadership in Quality Improvement Award (Program Management), and the Informatics Solutions Award (Professional Services). Award finalists are recognized at a Finalist Breakfast on September 19. Winners are then announced from the competitive pool of finalists at the November 1 Inspire | Healthcare event. Winners are also featured in Cincinnati Magazine’s “Top Doctors” issue, hitting newsstands in December.

The award nomination deadline has now passed. Check back soon for a list of finalists. Thank you to our nominators, and good luck to all of our 2017 nominees!

 Community Partner


We’re proud to collaborate with our community partner, Hoxworth Blood Center, to present their annual Hoxworth Awards: Award of DistinctionMost Improved Award, and Blood Drive Coordinator of the Year Award. Each hospital who participates in the blood drive program is eligible.

2016 Inspire|Healthcare Photo Gallery