Health Care Leadership Panel & Awards (Pre-Event)

August 18, 2021 | 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM PST

The Los Angeles Business Journal will be proudly hosting the annual Health Care Leadership Panel & Awards as a free virtual event.

Before launching into the virtual awards ceremony, the event will bring together a diverse group of elite health industry insiders for a panel discussion about the state of health care, delivery of care, and the overall impact COVID-19 has had on the healthcare system and businesses in Southern California.

Be sure to join us for this special event as we bring together L.A.’s most elite industry officials for the panel discussion, to honor nominees, and for the unveiling of our 2021 Health Care Award winners.

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Inside This Supplement:

Building a Bridge to Life and a Better Tomorrow
Working with 215 local hospitals and 10 transplant centers, OneLegacy is the bridge to life for 20 million Southern Californians waiting to receive a lifesaving or life-altering organ, eye or tissue transplant… Read More

An Engine of Innovation
Researchers at City of Hope are creating tomorrow’s therapies for the patients who need them today. Here’s how they do it. City of Hope has been delivering outstanding compassionate care for more than a century… Read More

Paving the Way for Interconnected and Advanced Care in Los Angeles
Adventist Health has been a trusted healthcare partner for the people of Los Angeles, Glendale and their surrounding communities for more than a century… Read More

Health Care Beyond COVID-19: It’s Time to Get Back To Routine Care
With more than 50% of Californians fully vaccinated for COVID-19, it’s important that we start thinking about health care beyond the pandemic. With the highly contagious Delta variant spreading… Read More

Bringing Quality Care to the Most Vulnerable and Underserved
Pacifica Hospital of the Valley is a 231 bed safety net hospital located in Sun Valley, offering 24/7 emergency, acute, ICU, acute behavioral health, subacute/SNF and outpatient surgery services… Read More

Filling a Hospital Void in Downtown Los Angeles
LA Downtown Medical Center (LADMC) was founded in March 2019 after co-owners Bill Nelson and Vicki Palana Rollins purchased the prior facility, Silverlake Medical Center, through bankruptcy proceedings… Read More

Building a Healthier Future
A state-of-the-art new patient tower is rapidly taking shape in the heart of Hollywood at CHA Hollywood Presbyterian Medical Center (CHA HPMC). One of the oldest hospitals in Los Angeles, CHA HPMC… Read More

Innovation and Comprehensive Care Lead to Growth
Emanate Health CEO Robert H. Curry—a nominee for the Los Angeles Business Journal CEO/Health Care Executive of the Year—oversees a growing, comprehensive… Read More

Getting Back to the Care You Missed
Even if you managed to avoid COVID-19, you may still suffer health-related consequences if you delayed or missed routine medical care during the pandemic… Read More

Improving Health Equity through a Community-Based Approach
Optum is one of the leading value-based care delivery organizations in the country, serving two million patients in California. It is also passionately local, providing community- based care to diverse patient populations across the state… Read More

Helping Southland Residents with Post-COVID Recovery
Some people who have had COVID-19 are finding their symptoms related to the virus continuing for many months. Shortness of breath, persistent fatigue, cognitive “brain fog” issues, difficulty eating and drinking, speech… Read More

A Rethink About the Genes that Control Aging
To better understand the role of bacteria in health and disease, National Institutes of Health researchers fed fruit flies antibiotics and monitored the lifetime activity of hundreds of genes that scientists… Read More

Promising Clinical Feasibility Results for Seven-Day-Wear Infusion Set Technology Announced
Medical device developer Capillary Biomedical, Inc. (CapBio) has presented highly favorable clinical feasibility study results for its SteadiFlow cannula technology at this year’s American Diabetes Association (ADA)… Read More

Overall Cancer Death Rate Continues to Drop
Overall cancer death rates continue to decline in men and women for all racial and ethnic groups in the United States, according to the latest Annual Report to the Nation on the Status of Cancer. During 2001 to 2018… Read More


John Bishop
Chief Executive Officer
MemorialCare’s Long Beach Medical Center and Miller Children’s & Women’s Hospital Long Beach

Kevin Manemann
Chief Executive
Providence Southern California

Precious Mayes
Pacifica Hospital Of The Valley

Tom Mone
Chief Executive Officer

Richard L. Seidman, M.D., M.P.H.
Chief Medical Officer
L.A. Care Health Plan

Veronica Vasquez-Montez MD
Emergency Department
Medical Director

PIH Health




View last year’s event recording here.

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