Regent’s Winter 2017 Message

Hello Southeast Texas Colleagues,

Hopefully you all had an opportunity to spend quality time with family and friends during the holidays and ready to experience another new year.

Special thanks to Jack Buckley for serving as Chapter President last year. 2016 was highly successful for the Chapter, due to his superb leadership. Congratulations to incoming Chapter President, Jeanna Barnard (CEO, Bayshore Medical Center). She has been hard at work planning some great quarterly educational sessions and has identified the Chapter’s theme for the year as “Driving Patient Experience through Quality and Efficiency”.  I have had the privilege knowing and working with Jeanna for many years, and have no doubt she will also do a great job leading our chapter. Please join me in supporting Jeanna this year as she leads the Chapter.

Below are some important dates/details that have been confirmed, that you may want to add to your calendar. The complete calendar of ACHE-SETC 2017 events will be available on the website ( very soon.


Thurs., Feb. 23, 6:45 AM – 9:15 AM – First Quarter Educational Session

The Junior League of Houston Ballroom (Free parking) 1811 Briar Oaks Lane Houston, Texas 77027

Topic:  “Hospital Associated Infections: The Perfect Storm

Speaker: Armando Nahum, Co-Founder/CEO, Safe Care Campaign

Mon. – Sat., June, 19 – 24   15th Annual Summer Conference – Disparities in Health in America

Texas Woman’s University, 6700 Fannin St., Houston, TX 77030

Thurs. Aug. 31, 5:30 PM – 8:00 PM   “What’s Up, Boss”? The Junior League of Houston

Fri., Sept. 29, 12 Noon   17th Annual SETC Charity Golf Tournament, Tour 18 Golf Club, Humble, TX

Wed. & Thurs., Oct. 11 – Oct. 12,   7:00 AM – 5:00 PM SETC Annual Healthcare Leadership Conf.

Rice Bioscience Research Collaborative, University & Main, Texas Medical Center

This two-day conference is another opportunity for ACHE members to earn 12.0 hours of ACHE Face-to-Face CEUs and several hours of ACHE Qualified Education CEUs.

Thank you for your continued support of ACHE-SETC.  I look forward to seeing many of you at our upcoming quarterly breakfast session.

All the best,

Todd Caliva, FACHE

Regent for Texas – South East

Chief Executive Officer, Clear Lake Regional Medical Center



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