San Diego Convention Center

AHRMM16 is the premier education event and the central meeting place for providers, academics, affiliates, and vendors working in all facets of healthcare supply chain.

Join us July 31 - August 3 in San Diego to connect with people, and explore the products, technology, and ideas that are advancing healthcare. You can expect four days of insightful keynotes, practical learning labs, vendor presentations on the latest technology and products, and face-to-face networking with the leading supply chain thought leaders.

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Networking is one of the top reasons to attend AHRMM16. Nothing helps you grow your career and discover new and exciting opportunities faster and better than face-to-face contact with your peers and business partners. Throughout AHRMM16, you will have many opportunities to interact with colleagues and make meaningful connections that can help build your career. Here are just a few sample events to look forward to:

Welcome Reception
Sponsor: Cook Medical
An excellent opportunity to meet, greet, and mingle with attendees, speakers, colleagues, and exhibitors at the official welcome event for AHRMM16. This is a night to conduct some informal networking while enjoying light hors d’oeuvres and refreshing drinks. Connect with those you knew and find a few new contacts. (Sunday)

First-Time Attendee & New Member Reception
Sponsor: Health Forum
All new members and first-time attendees are invited to meet the AHRMM Board of Directors, volunteer leaders, staff members, and peers. For anyone interested in learning how to make the most of membership, become more involved in AHRMM, map out the AHRMM16 experience, and build their professional network. (Sunday)

Monday Mixer: Reception in the Exhibit Hall
Sponsor: Vizient
You're invited to a late afternoon reception in the exhibit hall on Monday from 3:30 – 6:00 pm to network and have some fun with your colleagues, other attendees, and representatives from the leading supplier companies that are advancing healthcare supply chain. (Monday)

AHRMM Hub in the Exhibit Hall
Stop by the AHRMM Hub (Booth# 621) in the Exhibit Hall to learn what AHRMM can do for your career from the Association staff and members, and to participate in short presentations on how you can become a CMRP and/or AHRMM Fellow, technology trends, and new tools for work/life balance. (Monday & Tuesday)

AHRMM Fellow Lunch
Bring your appetite and questions for AHRMM Fellows who will describe the process of obtaining the FAHRMM status and its value and benefits. (Tuesday)

Chapter Expo
Visit representatives of AHRMM affiliated chapters and learn about events and educational opportunities in your region. (Monday & Tuesday)

AHRMM16 Walk/Jog/Run Tour of San Diego
Sponsor: SOAR Life Products
Don’t let your workout routine slide just because you are attending a conference. Register for run/jog/walk tour to see beautiful San Diego, meet other attendees who share your passion for fitness, and stay fit while attending AHRMM16.

Meeting location & check-in time: Tuesday, August 2, 6:00 am at the South Tower Pool Patio (near the BIG chair), Marriott Marquis San Diego Marina. Departure time: 6:15 am. Separate free registration required. Register Here.

Refreshment Breaks
Sponsor: Vizient
These breaks provide an informal forum for engaging with exhibitors and fellow attendees, while reenergizing with snacks and beverages to maximize the conference experience! (Monday - Wednesday)



March 2: Early Bird Registration Opens
Become an AHRMM Member to qualify for member rates and save $335 - $565 off of your registration. Everyone can save $200 during the Early Bird registration period.

May 2: Early Bird Registration Closes - Last Chance to Save $200!

July 29: Deadline for Regular Registration Rates - Last Chance to Save $135-$165

July 30: Onsite Registration Rates Apply

July 31-August 3: AHRMM16 Conference & Exhibition


Registration Is Open!

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Attendees in Their Own Words

Fohey imageLISA FOHEY, Director of Supply Chain, Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin

“AHRMM’s annual conference is incredible! The access to other practitioners and leaders in supply chain and the opportunity to see and learn about new products and services in the industry is unparalleled. I love the interplay between audience and speakers and the unlimited networking possibilities with my peers."

Bruce ZartmanBRUCE ZARTMAN, Vice President, East Alabama Medical Center

"The breakout sessions at the conference have solid takeaways that we can use immediately at our home hospitals. The AHRMM material is relevant to the issues I’m experiencing at my hospital."

Karen CarterKAREN CARTER, Assistant Director for Materials Management, The Johns Hopkins Hospital

"AHRMM conference offers a wonderful opportunity to network with other supply chain professionals, learn from the masters within the supply chain industry, and share best practice for performance and production improvement in the workplace."


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