SEPTEMBER 24-26, 2020 | Atlanta, GA USA

W/ Pre-conf WORKSHOPS, Thursday, SEPTEMBER 24, 2020 | Agenda, SPeakers & Schedule Coming SOon! Take a Look at our 2019 Schedule Here.

FOr More Info., SponsorshipS, Exhibit area, Speaking Opps, Registration Tickets, WOrkshops, breakouts, Attending, email

Hotel and Air

Atlanta Marriott Alpharetta

Atlanta Marriott Alpharetta
Note: There are still rooms available at this hotel at fair prices if you call them DIRECTLY. The 2019 CMT Room Block Discount Is However, Full. We do encourage you to call them directly for a great rate.
5750 Windward Pkwy
Alpharetta, GA 30005

Only a short 10m-15m (2 exits) away via Uber from the CMT Conference Center — A popular full-service hotel which many attendees have and continue to stay.

Discover the area’s premier full-service hotel at Atlanta Marriott Alpharetta. Our updated hotel offers a modern yet warm and welcoming setting, in a prime location that makes us the ideal choice for every traveler. Relax in the comfort of your spacious guest room or suite, with deluxe amenities and pampering products, or upgrade to our Concierge Level, with access to a private lounge with complimentary food, drinks and business services. Savor delicious dining in our hotel’s restaurant, or stop by the coffee shop to pick up drinks and treats to take along on your adventures around Alpharetta, Georgia. Go for a swim, or work out in our 24-hour gym. If a business meeting, wedding or social event brings you to our hotel, you’ll be delighted with our sophisticated venues, custom catering and unparalleled services. When it’s time to explore, you’ll find shopping, dining and entertainment all nearby. No matter what brings you here, we look forward to greeting you at our hotel in Alpharetta, Georgia.

Fairfield Inn & Suites
Atlanta Cumming/Johns Creek
(Closest/Walking Distance to
Conference Center – 5-10m — Great walking access to amenities, restaurants, bars, shopping)
Direct (678) 208-2626
3150 Ronald Reagan Boulevard
Cumming, Georgia 30041


Hilton Garden Inn Atlanta Northpoint
(678) 566-3900
10975 Georgia Lane, Alpharetta, GA 30022

Hyatt Place Alpharetta/Windward
(770) 343-9566
5595 Windward Pkwy, Alpharetta, GA 30004

Courtyard by Marriott AtlantaAlpharetta
Direct (678) 366-3360
12655 Deerfield Pkwy, Alpharetta, GA 30004

Concierge Medicine Today Room Block Discount/Details:
Start Date: Wednesday, October 23, 2019
End Date: Saturday, October 26, 2019

Last Day to Book: Wednesday, October 2, 2019
Rate: Special CMT discount/rate: $89 USD/night


Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Atlanta Alpharetta
(770) 663-4000
11385 Haynes Bridge Rd, Alpharetta, GA 30009

Hotel at Avalon, Autograph Collection

Hotel at Avalon
(Recommended by Many CMT Physician Guests/Attendees In The Past. Only 10m-15m away via Uber from Conference Center — Great walking access to amenities, restaurants, bars, shopping)
Direct (678) 722-3600

The Hotel at Avalon, Autograph Collection for
2019 CMT FORUM Guests/Attendees
9000 Avalon Boulevard
Alpharetta, GA 30009

Concierge Medicine Forum Discount Block
Start Date: Monday, October 21, 2019
End Date: Monday, October 28, 2019
Last Day to Book: Monday, September 23, 2019

Discounted Room Rate: $169 USD – $599 USD


Discover boutique sophistication delivered with passion at The Hotel at Avalon, Autograph Collection. Your expectations will be surpassed with our location within the resort-inspired Avalon, a perfect destination to sip, shop and stroll. As you explore the area, sing along to live music performances at Ameris Bank Amphitheatre, and explore Historic Canton Street in Roswell, Georgia. Afterward, embrace luxury in our timeless rooms and suites, where colors, texture and emotive connection will awaken your senses. Once hunger arises, delight in flavorsome cuisine delivered to your door with our room service, and indulge in tempting dishes at our restaurant. During downtime, get active at our outdoor pool and fully equipped fitness center. Planning an event? Our Alpharetta Conference Center is home to elegant venues that will bring your grand celebrations and meetings to life. Invoke rest and beauty at The Hotel at Avalon, Autograph Collection, an idyllic haven with Southern roots in charming hospitality.

Hampton Inn & Suites Alpharetta
(678) 393-0990
16785 Old Morris Road, Alpharetta, GA 30004

Forsyth Conference Center at Lanier
Forsyth Campus
3410 Ronald Reagan Blvd
Cumming, GA 30041
Tel: 678-341-6633

What Is The Closest Airport?

We recommend Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport. Atlanta traffic is unpredictable, so please allow at least 45 minutes to one hour of travel time.

Delta Air Lines is pleased to offer special discounts for Concierge Medicine Today – Use Code: NMTCP


Delta Air Lines is pleased to offer special discounts for Concierge Medicine Today              

Please click here to book your flights!

You may also call Delta Meeting Network® at 1.800.328.1111* Monday–Friday, 7:00 a.m. – 7:30 p.m. (CT) and refer to Meeting Event Code NMTCP



Frequently Asked Questions


Thursday, OCTOBER 24, 2019
(Pre-Conference Workshops Begin @10:30am EST – 4:30pm EST)
Access to Our Lead-In Workshops –Click Here to View Lead-In Workshops and Register

when does the conference official begin?

OCTOBER 25-26, 2019 (Friday @8am [Checkin @8am EST] 8:45am EST Sessions Begin – 6pm EST – Saturday @8:30am EST – Noon EST)
2-Day Conference With Multiple Breakouts Begins — CLICK HERE FOR UPDATED SCHEDULE/AGENDA

OFFICIAL Start/End Times

Thursday, Oct. 24, 2019 | Workshops | Start @ 10:30am EST – 4:30pm EST (Lunch is Provided)

Friday, Oct. 25, 2019 | Start/End @ (8am EST- Checkin) and Conference Begins @ 8:45am EST – 6pm EST (Cocktail Reception Friday from 6pm-8pm)

Saturday, Oct. 26, 2019 | Start/End @ 8:30am EST – Noon EST (Conference Ends on Saturday, Oct. 26 @ 12pm/Noon)


How do i buy a ticket?

Go to and click the “REGISTER” button. You will be redirected to our Eventbrite page, where you can purchase your ticket(s).

What is included with my ticket?

We Have Two Types of Tickets …
– 3 Day All Access Pass or
– 2 Day Conference Pass

Included in your ticket is admission to the 2-day conference (unless you purchased/registered for a 3-day pass — accessing one of the Lead-In Workshops as well):

Two Day Pass Ticket/Registration Includes: Continental Breakfast on Day One; lunch on Day One; Friday (Day One) Cocktail Reception; Continental Breakfast on Day Two; and all coffee/beverage service and snacks available throughout the event.

Three Day All Access Pass Includes: lunch during Lead In Workshop; and all coffee/beverage service and snacks available throughout the workshop; Continental Breakfast on Day One; lunch on Day One; Friday (Day One) Cocktail Reception; Continental Breakfast on Day Two; and all coffee/beverage service and snacks available throughout the event.


Oh, no! We are so sorry to hear that. Please email the CMT FORUM team at or call (770) 455-1650 ext 111 so we can help you with your payment.


We recommend that you select your breakouts right away—while you are registering for the event. You can choose from between 15-30 breakouts that represent a variety of ministry areas. Pick what is best for your role. But hurry—the most popular ones will fill up quickly.


Our breakout rooms vary in size and seating capacity. We have to cap the breakouts according to their assigned rooms. We cannot guarantee space in a specific breakout, so please register for your first-choice breakouts as soon as possible.


Yes, you can change your breakout selections at any time while the registration window is open. Some of the breakouts will fill up quickly, so we encourage you to make your final selections as soon as possible.


At this time, we do not offer translators or translation services. Due to the disruption and discomfort this may create for the majority of our guests, no audible translations will be permitted in any breakouts or main sessions.

WILL YOU RECORD or live stream THE conference?

At this time, we do not offer recording services or live streaming services. Due to the disruption and distraction this can create for the majority of our attendees and guests, no audio or video streaming or recording will be permitted in any workshops, breakouts or main sessions.


Yes! Of course and a lot of it! There will be free, delicious coffee available throughout the conference.


We are unable to accommodate children at the conference, and they will not be allowed in the main sessions or the breakouts. Please make alternate arrangements for any childcare needs.


Please have your Eventbrite confirmation email handy.


We will distribute all conference materials at check-in or during the event.


Yes. Lanier @ Forsyth Conference Center has plenty of free parking spaces available.


We recommend Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport.


Emergencies happen and sometimes speakers have to cancel due to unexpected circumstances. It happens on seldom occasions, not often … but we roll with the punches. Please note that we are unable to offer refunds due to speaker cancellations.


The CMT FORUM Conference does offer opportunities for vendor exhibitions and speaking opportunities at the event. Please email the CMT FORUM Team at or call 770-455-1650 x 111 if you have any questions.



By registering for an Concierge Medicine Today, LLC. (“CMT”) event, you agree to the following set of terms and conditions listed below:

The fee includes the conference‚ all program materials‚ and designated continental breakfasts‚ lunches and refreshments.

Make checks payable to “Concierge Medicine Today” and write FORUM on your check. You may also use Visa, MasterCard, Discover or American Express. Payments must be received in full by the conference date. Any discount applied cannot be combined with any other offer and must be paid in full at the time of order. Parties must be employed by the same organization and register simultaneously to realize group discount pricing options.

  1. **Please Note: There will be an administrative charge of 20% to substitute, exchange and/or replace attendance badges with a colleague within five business days of any Concierge Medicine Today event.**


  1. To receive a refund or voucher, please email or fax your request to 770-455-4120.
  2. Summary, if you cancel your registration for an upcoming Concierge Medicine Today, or affiliated event, the following policies apply, commencing from the Start Date of your order: Four weeks or more: a courtesy voucher to another Concierge Medicine Today event. Valid for 18 months from the voucher issue/purchase date., Or, a full refund minus a 10% processing fee; Four weeks to One Plus Week Prior to Event: a courtesy voucher to another Concierge Medicine Today event. Valid for 18 months from the voucher issue/purchase date. Or, a full refund, minus a 20% processing fee; Less Than One week From Event: No monetary refunds will be given and a courtesy voucher to another Concierge Medicine Today event. Valid for 18 months from the voucher issue/purchase date.


  1. Credit vouchers are valid for 18 months from date of issue. Credit vouchers are valid toward one (1) Concierge Medicine Today event of equal or lesser value. If the full amount of said voucher is not used at time of registration, any remaining balance is not applicable now or in the future. Once a credit voucher has been applied toward a future event, changes cannot be made. In the event of cancellation on the attendees’ behalf, the credit voucher will no longer be valid.
  2. Concierge Medicine Today does not and is not obligated to provide a credit voucher to registered attendee(s) who do not attend the event they registered for unless written notice of intent to cancel is received and confirmed prior to the commencement of the event.

There will be an administrative charge of 21% to substitute, exchange and/or replace attendee badges with a colleague occurring within five business days of the conference.

  1. Concierge Medicine Today reserves the right to cancel any event it deems necessary and will not be responsible for airfare‚ hotel or any other expenses incurred by registrants.
  2. Concierge Medicine Today’s liability is limited to the conference registration fee in the event of a cancellation and does not include changes in program date‚ content‚ speakers and/or venue.
  3. *The opinions of Concierge Medicine Today’s speakers do not necessarily reflect those of the companies they represent, nor Concierge Medicine Today.
  4. Please Note: Speakers and agenda are subject to change without notice. In the event of a speaker cancellation, significant effort to find a suitable replacement will be made. The content in Concierge Medicine Today slide presentations, including news, data, advertisements and other information, is provided by Concierge Medicine Today’s designated speakers and is designed for informational purposes for its attendees. It is NOT INTENDED for purposes of copy writing or redistribution to other outlets without the express written permission of Concierge Medicine Today’s designated speaking parties. Neither Concierge Medicine Today nor its content providers and/or speakers and attendees shall be liable for any errors, inaccuracies or delays in content, or for any actions taken in reliance thereon. CONCIERGE MEDICINE TODAY, LLC. EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED, AS TO THE ACCURACY OF ANY CONTENT PROVIDED, OR AS TO THE FITNESS OF THE INFORMATION FOR ANY PURPOSE. Although Concierge Medicine Today makes reasonable efforts to obtain reliable content from third parties, Concierge Medicine Today does not guarantee the accuracy of, or endorse the views or opinions given by any third-party content provider. Concierge Medicine Today presentations may point to other websites that may be of interest to you, however Concierge Medicine Today does not endorse or take responsibility for the content on such other sites.

Please email the CMT FORUM Team at or call 770-455-1650 x 111 if you have any questions.

Schedule & Breakouts

See Full Schedule Below (Subject to Change/Updates Occur Weekly)



OCTober 25, 2019

8am-9am EST
Registration and Check-In

9am-10am EST | Keynote
Where Do A.I., Precision Medicine & Evidence Tools Intersect with the Practice of Concierge Medicine?

10am –10:40am EST
Breakouts | TRACK 1
Clinical Upgrades & Research Track
A Painless Approach to Eliminating Opioids: Healing Encounters at an Integrative Concierge Practice
The Art of Business Track
Cybersecurity & HIPAA In An Increasingly
Unsecure Environment
Technology & Innovation Track
How Will A.I. Shape Concierge Medicine?
Women’s Health Track
Breast Cancer Risk Assessments

10:40am – 11:30am EST
Breakouts | Track 2
Technology & Innovation Track
Incorporating Genetic Results Into EHRs
Women’s Health Track
How Lifestyle Medicine Adds Value to Concierge Care
Marketing Your Practice Track
Tending the Garden: Practical Ideas for
Marketing Your Practice

11:30-11:45am EST

11:45am- 12:25pm EST
Breakouts | Track 3
The Art of Business Track
Financial Planning: Best Practices for the Concierge Physician
Technology & Innovation Track
Hospital-Based Concierge Medicine &
The Future of These Programs
Women’s Health Track
Peptide Treatments & Hormones
Marketing Your Practice Track
Dealing With Problematic & Anxious Patients + Managing Staff Personalities & Behavior

12:25pm – 12:40pm EST
Break | Lunch Buffet Opens

12:40pm – 1:20pm EST | General Session
Lunch (Provided – Sponsored By Specialdocs)
Cannabasics Update: CBD & Medical Marijuana Research For Doctors and Medical Professionals

1:20pm – 1:30pm EST

1:30pm – 2:00pm EST | General Session
Precision Medicine, Stroke Detection & Carotid Arterial Health: New Advancements & Research
~ Phillip J Bendick, PhD, RVT, FSDMS | Scientific Advisory Board, Director of Clinical Affairs, CVR Medical

2:00pm – 2:15pm EST

2:15pm-3pm EST | General Session
Prescription for Excellence in Concierge Medicine:
Eight Leadership Qualities

3pm – 3:15pm EST

3:15pm – 4:05 pm EST
Breakouts | Track 4
The Art of Business Track
Staffing & Hiring Strategies
Technology & Innovation Track
Evidence-Based Medicine & A.I. – Part 2 — Transforming Data Into High-Value Insights — finding and analyzing data in published articles, epidemiological datasets, and drug labels.
Women’s Health Track
Gynecology Treatments & Best Referral Practices
~ Lina M. Millan, MD
Marketing Your Practice Track
Patient Retention Strategies 101

4:15pm – 5pm EST
Breakouts | Track 5
Clinical Upgrades & Research Track
Cannabasics: Part 2
The Art of Business Track
Scholarship Patients In Concierge Care:
Creation & Management
Women’s Health Track
Creating a Uniquely Different Model:
Service; Trust; Access; Relationship.
~ Dr. Connie Mariano, former White House Physician | Center for Executive Medicine
Marketing Your Practice Track
How to Recruit 20-30 New Patients Per Month

5:15pm – 6:15pm EST | General Session, Panelists
: Industry Leaders In Precision Medicine & Concierge Care Share Their Unique Insights On How To Upgrade Your Practice To Compete In the Future
Moderator: Jim Eischen, Esq.
Panelists: Dr. Carrie Bordinko; Dr. Laura Beaty; Dan Hecht



OCTober 26, 2019

8am-8:30am EST
Complimentary Breakfast Is Served

8:30am – 9:45am EST | General Session
The Legal Forecast of Precision Medicine, Concierge Care & Private Medicine: Legal & Compliance Landscape

10am – 10:45am EST
Breakouts | Track 6
The Art of Business Track
The GREATEST COMEBACK: How Hospitality In
Healthcare Can Keep Patients Coming Back
Clinical Upgrades & Research Track
Hereditary Cancers, Your DNA and Healthy Aging: Taking Guesswork Out of Prescription Drugs.
Women’s Health Track
Work, Life & Family Balance – Panel
Marketing Your Practice Track
How Large Payors View Concierge Care & Provider Plans Organize & Operationalize Concierge Medicine
Business Models.

11am – 12pm EST | General Session
AMPLIFIED PATIENT ENGAGEMENT & GROWTH: How to Use Social Determinants and Psychographic Segmentation to Build Your Practice

12pm EST

Read Testimonials from Our Forum Here …
In 2019 We’ll Have More Breakouts Than Ever!


October 25-26, 2019 | Atlanta, GA USA | Workshops Begin Oct. 24 @ 10am & 1pm EST

Questions: Call (770) 455-1650 ext 111 or email:

Featured Speakers

Tom Folan, MD | Solace MD
Clarissa Shen is Chief Operating Officer and Board Member at Q.
Casey Albertson – Chief Operating Officer | c2b Solutions | Patient Bond


Dr. Todd Feinman | DRE
Phillip J Bendick, PhD, RVT, FSDMS | Scientific Advisory Board, Director of Clinical Affairs, CVR Medical
Dan Hecht, Professor of Leadership | CEOhm
Jim Eischen, Esq. | Attorney | Lofty Learning & Eischen Law Offices
Dr. Gary Choy, MD, MBA Founder/CMO | Q.Bio
Michael Tetreault, Editor-in-Chief, Concierge Medicine Today | CMT Canada/AJRM & Host of The DocPreneur
Carrie Bordinko, MD | Consolaré Primary Care
Dr. Susan Wilder, Lifescape Premier
Dr. Connie Mariano | Center for Executive Medicine
Rebecca M. Johnson Osei, PSYD | Concierge Psychology
Orlando Brown, Director, Technology Operations & Security Officer | MDVIP
Natalie Patierno | Revolution Practice & Campbell Family Medicine
Ryan McGhee, WellcomeMD
Neal Carl, MD | Anti-Aging & Regenerative Medicine & Credentialed in Fitness & Nutrition Genetic Analysis
Jami Dulaney, MD | Residency- Internal Medicine, Fellowship- Cardiology at the University of Pittsburgh,eCornell Plant Based Nutrition Certification
Lina M. Millan, MD | AU/University of Georgia (UGA) Medical Partnership | Site Clerkship Director of OB/GYNAU/UGA Medical PartnershipAssistant Professor
Dr. Laura Beaty
Uday Jani, MD FACP
Terry Bauer, CEO, Specialdocs
Dr. Dean P. McElwain | Castle Connolly Private Health Partners
Julie Robinson, Chief Operating Officer | Cypress Concierge Medicine
Dr. Lisa Larkin, Ms. Medicine
Suzanne F. Turner, MD, FAARM, ABAARM | Vine Medical
Nancy Latady | Latady Physician Strategies
Jeremy Singer, Esq., Attorney, MDVIP
Chris Staples, CFP®, AIF®Wealth 360, LLC.,

Become a Sponsor

Questions: Call (770) 455-1650 ext 111 or email:

We put everyone of our partners and sponsors ‘IN THE ROOM’ with our Attendees and Physicians … creating one-to-one interaction with decision makers … this keeps your company visible throughout the entire conference and keeps our Physicians and attendees motivated and engaged with you!

We are proud to partner, present your products, services, ideas, and executives … and you’re an important and critical part of this event.

Recap: “What a week …” at the 2018 CMT FORUM in Atlanta, GA USA

Collectively, this creative mix of folks makes our FORUM essential for Doctors looking to discover new insight into patient care delivery and position themselves as early adopters of new technology and precision medicine trends in healthcare.

Sponsors and Exhibitors of the 2019 Concierge Medicine FORUM represent some of the innovative healthcare organizations in the U.S. and around the country.


We recommend you plan your participation and reserve and submit your 2019 Sponsorship Application accordingly in the next few weeks. Our guidelines are such that we cannot make any guarantees or hold any sponsorship spaces or opportunities without a completed Sponsorship Application and valid form of Payment.

Questions — Sure, we love questions … call us directly at 770-455-1650 ext 111 or email us at

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“The best way to access concierge doctors!”

“My colleagues and I enjoyed getting the chance to meet you and your team, and network with the fantastic group of concierge-minded attendees you assembled. The attendees absolutely represented the innovative, early-adopter types that we are actively working to get in front of …”

“Very informative and productive [conference]. I have to say this conference has a lot of “HEART” and the passion from exhibitors, attendees and the speakers was palpable. GREAT JOB!”

“I’m going to advise my clients [Doctors] that this is a “MUST ATTEND” event. Practical application, networking and new ideologies!”

Attendees include:

Physicians; Leading CEO’s; Staff & Medical Professionals; Entrepreneurs; Specialty Physicians; Physician Assistants; Nurse Practitioners; Curious Physicians & Promising Startups; Influential Business Insiders; Academic Faculty; Healthcare C-Suite Types; Big Data Researchers; and more.