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UNIVERSITY I

RGA UNIVERSITY I

  Sunday - September 10, 2017

6:00 PM - 6:25 PM

Meet for Transportation to Large Group DinnerDrury Inn Lobby
(Transportation will depart @ 6:25pm)
6:30 PMLarge Group DinnerEdgewild

 Monday - September 11, 2017

7:15 AM - 7:30 AMMeet for Transportation to RGA OfficeDrury Inn Lobby
8:00 AM - 8:15 AMIntroductions & Executive Welcome
Jaime Correa, SVP, USMM Underwriting
RGA - Training Room E/F (B2 Level)
8:15 AM - 8:25 AMLinkedIn Application
Meg Gallagher, On-Line Communications Mgr
RGA - Training Room E/F (B2 Level)
8:25 AM - 9:45 AM

Critical Thinking

Mark Dion, VP, Strategic UW Innovation

RGA - Training Room E/F (B2 Level)
9:45 AM - 10:30 AMDepartment Meet & Greet/Group PhotoRGA Cafetorium (B2 Level)
10:30 AM - 11:45 AMDepression and Suicide
Jeff Barwick, Director, Underwriting
RGA - Training Room E/F (B2 Level)
11:45 AM - 12:45 PMLunchRGA Cafetorium (B2 Level)
12:45 PM - 1:45 PM

Life Insurance Blood Testing
Scott Sibley, Sr. Underwriting Consultant

Michael Hill, Director, Underwriting

RGA - Training Room E/F (B2 Level) 
1:45 PM - 2:45 PM 

Underwriting the Elderly
Viki Wells, Sr. Underwriting Consultant

Dr. Lisa Duckett, VP & Medical Director

RGA - Training Room E/F (B2 Level)
2:45 PM - 3:00 PMBreak
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Financial Underwriting Concepts

Miriam Krajewski, Head of Client UW Training
Mike Hesse, Assistant Chief Underwriter

RGA - Training Room E/F (B2 Level)
4:00 PM - 5:00 PMMedical Philosophy & General Discussion
Dr. Dave Rengachary, SVP & Chief Medical Director
RGA - Training Room E/F (B2 Level)
5:10 PMDepart RGA Office to Drury Inn

 Tuesday- September 12, 2017

7:15 AM - 7:30 AMTransportation to RGA Global HeadquartersDrury Inn Lobby
8:00 AM - 9:00 AMDiabetes
Cheryl Joyce, Director, Underwriting
RGA Training Room E/F (B2 Level)
 9:00 AM - 11:30 PM
(Includes 5 minutes for a mid-session break)
Underwriting Coronary Artery Disease
Beth Wills, Executive Director, Underwriting
Dr. Valerie Kaufman, VP & Medical Director
RGA Training Room E/F (B2 Level)
11:30 AM - 12:30 PMLunchRGA Cafetorium (B2 Level)
12:30 PM - 1:00 PMUnderwriting Department TourUnderwriting Department (B1 F1 Level)
1:00 PM - 2:15 PMAlcohol
Dr. Elyssa Del Valle, VP & Medical Director
RGA Training Room E/F (B2 Level)
2:15 PM - 2:25 PMBreak
2:25 PM - 3:45 PMAnemia in the Insurance Applicant
Dr. Lisa Duckett, VP & Medical Director
RGA Training Room E/F (B2 Level)
 3:45 PM - 4:00 PMWrap UpRGA Training Room E/F (B2 Level)
4:00 PM - 4:10 PMDepart RGA Office to Drury Inn
6:15 PM - 6:30 PM Small Group DinnersVarious Locations w/Staggered Start Times

 Wednesday- September 13, 2017

7:15 AM - 7:30 AMTransportation to RGA Global HeadquartersDrury Inn Lobby
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM

International Risk Underwriting:  Foreign Travel & Residence Risks, Facts & Trends

Melissa Gallegos, Sr. Underwriting Consultant

RGA Training Room E/F (B2 Level)
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD)

Lars Haaland, Executive Director, Fac Exclusives-SUP

Bonnie Rickert, Underwriting Consultant

RGA Training Room E/F (B2 Level)
10:00 AM - 10:10 AMBreak
10:10 AM - 11:10 AM

Athletes, Aviation and Avocations
Chris Fraley, Director, Underwriting

Kevin Bettis, Underwriting Consultant

RGA Training Room E/F (B2 Level)
11:10 AM - 11:35 AMJeopardyRGA Training Room E/F (B2 Level)
11:35 AM - 12:00 PMClosing / Wrap-Up / QuestionsRGA Training Room E/F (B2 Level)
12:00 PMLunch / Departures
Boxed Lunches Provided

UNIVERSITY II

RGA UNIVERSITY II
 Wednesday - September 13, 2017
5:45 PM - 6:15 PMMeet for Transportation to Large Group DinnerDrury Inn Lobby
(Transportation will depart at 6:15pm)
6:30 PMLarge Group DinnerVito's in the Valley
 Thursday - September 14, 2017
7:15 AM - 7:30 AMMeet for Transportation to RGA Office Drury Inn Lobby
8:00 AM - 8:15 AMIntroductions & Executive Welcome
Jaime Correa, SVP, USMM Underwriting
RGA - Training Room E/F (B2 Level)
8:15 AM - 8:25 AMLinkedIn Application
Meg Gallagher, On-Line Communications Mgr.
RGA - Training Room E/F (B2 Level)

8:25 AM - 10:20 AM

(Includes 5 minute mid-session break)

Underwriting of Neurologic Impairments
Dr. Dave Rengachary, SVP & Chief Medical Director
Viki Wells, Senior UW Consultant
RGA - Training Room E/F (B2 Level)
10:20 AM - 11:20 AMDepartment Meet & Greet/Group PhotoRGA Cafetorium (B2 Level)
11:20 AM - 12:20 PMChronic Pain: The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly
Dr. Lisa Duckett, VP & Medical Director
Greg Meyer, Underwriting Consultant
RGA - Training Room E/F (B2 Level)
12:20 PM - 1:20 PMLunchRGA Cafetorium (B2 Level)
1:20 PM - 2:20 PMChronic Pain (Continued)RGA - Training Room E/F (B2 Level) 
2:20 PM - 3:20 PMRGA Initiatives
Jaime Correa, SVP, USMM Underwriting
RGA - Training Room E/F (B2 Level)
3:20 PM - 3:30 PMBreak
3:30 PM - 4:45 PMFraud and Potential Red Flags
Colin DeForge,Executive Director, Fac Exclusives, ASAP
RGA - Training Room E/F (B2 Level)
4:50 PMDepart RGA Office to Drury Inn
6:30 PMSmall Group DinnersVarious Locations w/Staggered Start Times
 Friday - September 15, 2017
7:15 AM - 7:30 AMTransportation to RGA Global HeadquartersDrury Inn Lobby
8:00 AM - 9:30 AMFinancial Underwriting:  
Red Light, Yellow Light, Green Light?
Mike Hesse, Assistant Chief Underwriter
RGA Training Room E/F (B2 Level)
9:30 AM - 9:40 AMBreak

9:40 AM - 12:00 PM

(Includes 5 minute mid-session break)

EKGs, Stress Tests and Echos
Dr. Valerie Kaufman, VP & Medical Director
Colin DeForge,Executive Director, Fac Exclusives-ASAP 
RGA Training Room E/F (B2 Level)
12:00 PM - 1:00 PMLunchRGA Cafetorium (B2 Level)
1:00 PM - 1:30 PMUnderwriting Department TourUnderwriting Department (B1 F1 Level)
1:30 PM - 3:30 PMCancer:  All You Wanted to Know but Were Too Shy to Ask
Dr. Elyssa Del Valle, VP & Medical Director
Larry Fite, Director, Underwriting
RGA Training Room E/F (B2 Level)

3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Closing / Wrap UpRGA Training Room E/F (B2 Level)
4:00 PMDepartures