National Association of Dental Plans to Host CONVERGE Conference

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National Association of Dental Plans

The former CEO of Avesis, a managed health care company in Phoenix, Arizona, Alan S. Cohn currently serves as the CEO of AbsoluteCARE, an ambulatory ICU medical company. Active in the health care field, Alan S. Cohn belongs to professional groups and organizations such as the National Association of Dental Plans (NADP).

The largest, nonprofit, national, trade association devoted to the dental plan industry, the NADP serves both industry professionals and consumers by improving access to affordable and high-quality dental care. The organization serves its members through educational seminars, government-relations campaigns, research, and other initiatives. The NADP also hosts CONVERGE, an annual conference for members.

This year’s CONVERGE conference will take place September 12-15 in San Antonio, Texas. Held at the Hyatt Hill Country Resort and Spa, the conference will bring together industry leaders for networking opportunities and professional development. In addition to workshops and talks, CONVERGE features social events such as the Ameritas-sponsored golf tournament.

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National Association of Dental Plans Presents CONVERGE

An alumnus of George Washington University holding a juris doctor from the University of Baltimore, Alan S. Cohn leads Avesis as chief executive officer. In conjunction with his executive role, Alan S. Cohn maintains membership with the National Association of Dental Plans.

On September, 28, 2015, the National Association of Dental Plans (NADP) will kick off CONVERGE at the JW Marriott Desert Springs Resort & Spa in California. The four-day conference offers access to educational seminars and industry exhibitors. Attendees will hear from Dr. Lynn Mouden, chief dental officer for the Center for Medicaid and CHIP Services at the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, and Michael Rogers, an award-winning investigative journalist, author, and futurist. Mr. Rogers will lead the event’s opening session, and Dr. Mouden will close out the festivities on October 1st.

In addition to the educational component, guests are invited to participate in various planned activities, such as the golf tournament and cocktail hour. The Dental Dash fun run is also slated for September 30th at 6:30 a.m.