2019 Alabama Healthcare Fraud Summit


Kassouf & Co., P.C. and our partners at Birmingham InfraGard Members Alliance, Southern Medical Association and the Birmingham Medical Group Managers Association are proud to bring this important educational conference to Central Alabama. 

The 2019 Alabama Healthcare Fraud Summit is a full day event, offering seven hours of industry accredited instruction presented by experts from the FBI, HHS OIG, the U.S. Attorney’s Office, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama, and local healthcare attorneys.

Physicians, practice managers, compliance officers, and other healthcare industry stakeholders will learn about:

CMS Fraud – How to Detect, Avoid and Report
Opioid Fraud and Abuse – From the Front Lines
Pharmacy Benefits Managers Explained
Physician Payment Sunshine Act
Stark Law
Navigating Subleases
Qui Tam / Whistle Blower Statutes
and more…


Breakfast and lunch will be served.

SEATING IS LIMITED.  REGISTER NOW.  Promo codes are available for early registrants. 

Contact info@kassouf.com for more information or to obtain your promotional discount code.

Continuing Education Credit – Physicians

Southern Medical Association designates this live activity for a maximum of 7 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in this activity.


7:30 – 8:15 Sign In & Welcome Welcome by sponsoring organizations
8:15 – 8:30 Opening Remarks: Johnnie Sharp, Jr., FBI Special Agent in Charge (SAC)
FBI Birmingham Division

Jay Town, United States Attorney
Northern District of Alabama.
8:30 – 9:30 FBI Healthcare Fraud Unit Dan Harkness, FBI Supervisory Special Agent
Healthcare Fraud Unit
FBI Headquarters, Washington, DC
9:30 – 10:30 Opioids and Healthcare Kyle King, FBI Special Agent
FBI Birmingham Division

Special Agent Jeff Inman, (co-presenter)
U.S. Health and Human Services, Office of Inspector General 
10:30 – 11:30 Healthcare Fraud: A Payer’s Perspective
Read Details
Blake-Henson-PicBlake Henson Esq. Network Integrity Manager
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama
Read Bio
11:30 – 12:30 Lunch Served  
12:30 – 1:15 To Be Announced J B Ward, Assistant United States Attorney
Northern District of Alabama
1:15 – 2:00 Navigating Qui Tam/Whistle-blower Actions
Read Details
Robertson_BradBrad Robertson Partner
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP
Read Bio
2:00 – 2:45 To Be Announced Jim Sturdivant, Shareholder
Sirote & Permutt
3:00 – 4:30 Legal Round Table
Moderator: Jeff Dance, Executive Director
Kassouf Healthcare Solutions
J B Ward
Brad Robertson
Jim Sturdivant

Speakers, presentations and times may be subject to change.


This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of Southern Medical Association and InfraGard. The Southern Medical Association is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.