ATLANTA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--McKesson Business Performance Services (McKesson) is providing an educational grant to fund a scholarship to the 2015 Executive War College Conference on Laboratory & Pathology Management, which is scheduled for May 5-6 in New Orleans, Louisiana.
The scholarship will provide financial assistance to a future laboratory leader who may lack the resources to attend the conference. The scholarship consists of a $500 travel allowance, complimentary registration for the two-day conference, two nights at the conference venue, the Sheraton New Orleans, and food on-site.
“It is important that new leadership be continually developed within the pathology and laboratory community to meet the challenges facing our industry today,” said Brian Kemp, McKesson’s executive director, client management. “The Executive War College provides an ideal opportunity to learn, develop and network, and we are proud to support this effort. McKesson is committed to helping the next generation of pathology managers and leaders gain the knowledge they need to succeed.”
The scholarship is targeted toward an individual in the early stages of his or her career who has demonstrated a commitment to the laboratory industry and community. The 20th annual War College conference is designed to provide interested parties with opportunities to advance their leadership skills and gain the insights required to stay on the leading edge of clinical care. The scholarship application deadline is 5:00 PM EDT Friday, April 17. To apply, click here.
About the Executive War College on Laboratory & Pathology Management
Celebrating its 20th Anniversary this year, Executive War College is a unique two-day program with a single objective: to help laboratory administrators and pathologists learn practical methods for improving the organizational performance and financial success of their laboratories.
Each distinguished speaker at the Executive War College is a leader and innovator in the lab management field, presenting sessions that reveal the total picture—the successes as well as the setbacks, and how lab teams are coping with the virtual alphabet soup of new requirements by federal regulators and private health insurers. Networking opportunities at Executive War College are widely considered the best in the industry.
For more information about Executive War College, visit www.executivewarcollege.com.
About McKesson Corporation
McKesson Corporation, currently ranked 15th on the FORTUNE 500, is a healthcare services and information technology company dedicated to making the business of healthcare run better. We partner with payers, hospitals, physician offices, pharmacies, pharmaceutical companies and others across the spectrum of care to build healthier organizations that deliver better care to patients in every setting. McKesson helps its customers improve their financial, operational, and clinical performance with solutions that include pharmaceutical and medical-surgical supply management, healthcare information technology, and business and clinical services. For more information, visit www.mckesson.com.