What's Happening

  • Innovation in Research 2018

    • Jun 12, 2018, 8:30 am - 5:00 PM
    • Natural Science Lecture Hall
    • 735 Anderson Hill Road
    • Purchase, NY 10577
  • Westchester Biotech Project

    Join the region's diverse researchers, engineers, and data scientists, for an eclectic symposium on emerging science developed through collaboration.

    Innovation in Research is the Westchester Biotech Project’s annual symposium for connecting the region’s science braintrust with resources for international impact. Speakers will address research breakthroughs, the impact of data science, and the importance of collaboration and positive cross-talk between diverse thought leaders in academia and business.

    "Bringing together scientists, engineers, and clinicians from many companies and institutions is the best way to stimulate future research collaborations."
    - Dr. Carla Romney, Fordham University

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  • All Access Healthcare Series Part II

    • Jun 20, 2018, 8:00am - 10:00am
    • DoubleTree by Hilton
    • 455 S Broadway
    • Tarrytown, New York 10591
  • Innovations in Digital Health: Changing Care Delivery and Patient Experience

    This leading-edge panel will cover a vast array of the most relevant topics in the digital health space. Experts from the top health institutions in the Hudson Valley will focus on how technology is enabling healthcare providers to meet patients and consumers at the personalized and granular level. Speakers will showcase how the latest technologies are advancing modern medicine, healthcare and wellness.

    More details to be announced shortly...

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  • NYS Senate Candidate Breakfast

    • Apr 18, 2018, 7:45am - 9:30am
    • 1133 Westchester Avenue
    • Executive Dining Room
    • White Plains, New York 10604
  • Meet Shelley Mayer (D) & Julie Killian (R)


    Join us for an intimate candid conversation with NYS Senate District 37 hopefuls Democrat Shelley Mayer and Republican Julie Killian. Hear from each candidate as they lay out their vision for New York State especially as it relates to economic development, workforce development, and regulatory climate. Q&A session to follow each presentation. You don’t want to miss this exclusive event before the important April 24 Special Election!

    7:45am: Breakfast & Networking
    8:00am: Shelley Mayer Presentation
    8:30am: Audience Q&A
    Networking Break
    8:45am: Julie Killian Presentation
    9:15am: Audience Q&A
    9:30am: End

    Moderated by former NYS Senator Nick Spano.

    *This event is complimentary for WCA Members. 

    Make sure to click "PAY BY CHECK" at registration check out to receive complimentary reservation.  Call 914-948-6444 with any questions.

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  • Healthcare Analytics Course

    • Apr 24, 2018, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
    • 1133 Westchester Avenue
    • Lobby Level Board Room
    • White Plains, New York 10604
  • Healthcare Analytics Course

    This unique course focuses on the rich clinical and business sources of ‘Big Data’ available in the healthcare industry. Participants will learn the value of using data to make informed business decisions in the areas of operations management, planning, and strategic initiatives. Designed for healthcare managers with little-to-no experience with analytics, and will be taught by expert faculty and industry professionals in the region over a 5-week period.

    Central Westchester location at 1133 Westchester Avenue in White Plains, running Tuesday nights from April 24 through May 22. Classes will explore specific topics such as the difficulties of managing and building data environments; the use of value-added classification systems; and the queries upon which decision support, epidemiology, and research capabilities are built.

    The fee is $595 per participant for this 5-week session.

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  • Want to fix health care?


  • Take this survey to shape WCA forum moderated by The Journal News

    Want to fix health care? Take this survey to shape WCA forum moderated by The Journal News

    Take the survey here and register for the forum at The forum will be March 21 from 8 to 10 a.m. at DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel, 455 South Broadway, Tarrytown.

    Journal News Westchester, Published 7:00 a.m. ET Feb. 15, 2018

    The new online survey is part of a March 21 community forum being moderated by The Journal News/lohud's health care reporter David Robinson.

    The questions touch on issues ranging from out-of-pocket costs and premiums to employer-sponsored health insurance and the Affordable Care Act. Check out how to the take the survey below.

    Answers to queries such as whether health plan coverage affects medical decisions will play a role in the upcoming forum, which is part of the All Access Healthcare Series organized by Westchester County Association, or WCA.

    The forum is titled America's Chronic Condition: The Rising Cost of Your Healthcare. The discussion will keep the basic truth that "Healthcare is Complicated!" in mind, according to Amy Allen, vice president and executive director of Hudson Valley Workforce Academy WCA.

    "There are many complex issues confronting us as we provide, consume and pay for health care," Allen said. "Now more than ever, we need to start prescribing solutions. Join the WCA as we look to tackle those issues."

    Allen described how the community will hear from experts in a balanced conversation moderated by David Robinson, who covers health care for The Journal News/lohud's investigative team.

    The experts will focus on the challenges with providing health care coverage and keeping costs down.

    "Find out what you need to know as a business owner, employee or health care provider," Allen said. "Join the discussion as creative solutions are proposed."

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