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Health system executive to discuss health-care reform Jan. 17 at Lawrence Tech

Release Date: January 5, 2012

SOUTHFIELD, Mich. – Henry Ford Health System President Nancy Schlichting will lead a discussion on health-care reform on Tuesday, Jan. 17, from 8-10 a.m. at Lawrence Technological University, 21000 West Ten Mile Road, Southfield.

Registration begins at 8 a.m. in the lobby of Lawrence Tech’s Science Building. The cost is $25. Go to for online registration. Walk-ins are welcome.

For more information, contact Lawrence Tech’s Center for Nonprofit Management at (248) 204-3095 or, or the Blender Consulting Group at (248) 245-7900 or

Schlichting’s presentation is part of the four-part Executive to Executive speaker series for leaders in the nonprofit sector, which is offered through a partnership with the United Way of Southeastern Michigan, the Michigan Nonprofit Association, Plante Moran, the McGregor Fund, the Blender Consulting Group and Lawrence Tech’s Center for Nonprofit Management.

Other speakers in the series will be University of Michigan Athletic Director David Brandon, March 6; and ePrize Chairman Josh Linkner, May 1.

Lawrence Tech now offers a graduate certificate in healthcare information technology. For more information, visit

Lawrence Technological University,, is a private university founded in 1932 that offers more than 100 programs through the doctoral level in its Colleges of Architecture and Design, Arts and Sciences, Engineering, and Management. Students benefit from small class sizes and experienced faculty who provide a real-world, hands-on, “theory and practice” education. Activities on Lawrence Tech’s 102-acre campus include over 60 student groups and NAIA varsity sports.