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Supplemental Health, DI, and LTC Conference to Explore New Medical Trends Transforming the Insurance Industry

WINDSOR, Conn.,Dave Rengachary, M.D. July 19, 2018 – Speakers at the 2018 Supplemental Health, DI, & LTC Conference will explore medical and technological trends that will impact the future of the insurance industry in San Diego on August 6-8, 2018. The conference, jointly hosted by LIMRA, LOMA and the Society of Actuaries (SOA), will provide a variety of sessions covering multiple product lines.

The conference will follow the theme of Diverse Products – Common Goals. The topics will span across three product-focused tracks: supplemental health (accident, critical illness and hospital indemnity), disability insurance and long-term care. Top industry professionals involved in product development, underwriting, claims and others in separate tracks for each product, are encouraged to attend.

Dave Rengachary, M.D., senior vice president and chief medical director of US mortality markets, RGA Reinsurance Company, will discuss top trends in medicine that are expected to grow. His presentation, Exciting New Medical Frontiers: Are You Prepared, will look at the 5-10-year horizon of these trends and assess how each will transform the life and health insurance industry.

Additional conference sessions:

    • NTT Data Services leaders Deana Rhoades, principle, Automation and Health Plan Consulting, and Karen Way, lead, data and intelligence practice for Health Plan Consulting, will help attendees understand the roles of AI and robotic process automation as they transform industries and society as a whole.
    • Gordon and Jill Viggiano, My Brain LLC, will share their miraculous story about Gordon’s battle back from an unexpected stroke that he never could have predicted or imagined. They will discuss the impact that disability insurance had in his recovery and the life of their family today.

The Supplemental Health, DI, & LTC Conference, which will be held at the Marriott Mission Valley in San Diego, typically attracts more than 250 professionals in the areas of supplemental health products, disability insurance and long-term care products.

Members of the press are welcome to attend the event at no cost. Please email media contacts below for more details. For more information and to register online, please visit: The Supplemental Health, DI, & LTC Conference

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Catherine Theroux, 860-285-7787, ctheroux@limra.com 
Erica Iorillo, 860-285-7875, eiorillo@limra.com
Louis Sklenarik, 860-298-3920, lsklenarik@limra.com

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Established in 1924, LOMA is committed to business partnerships with over 900 worldwide members in the insurance and financial services industry. LOMA’s goal is to improve company management and operations through quality employee development, research, information sharing and related products and services. Visit LOMA at www.loma.org

About The SOA

With roots dating back to 1889, the Society of Actuaries (SOA) is the world’s largest actuarial professional organization with more than 30,000 actuaries as members. Through research and education, the SOA's mission is to advance actuarial knowledge and to enhance the ability of actuaries to provide expert advice and relevant solutions for financial, business and societal challenges. The SOA's vision is for actuaries to be the leading professionals in the measurement and management of risk. www.SOA.org