National Case Competition

Why send a team from your College or University?

  • Be a part of a new wave in health care education 
  • Showcase your school in a national event
  • Promote the importance of leadership and communication skills
  • Prepare your students for interprofessional practice

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Questions?

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CLARION 2019: Save the Date!

save the date for the 2019 CLARION Case Competition

Participant Information

Participant Information

Registered teams will receive a Case Competition Guidebook, which includes:

  • Rules and regulations
  • Roles for students and advisors
  • Team definitions
  • Judging criteria
  • Contact information for additional questions
  • University maps, schedule of events, and hotel directions from airport
  • Technical assistance for team development
  • The Case

National Competition Premier Richard Norling Scholarship Information

National Competition Premier Richard Norling Scholarship Information

Premier, Inc. a healthcare performance improvement alliance, gifted CLARION with $15,000 per year for 10 years in honor of Richard Norling, former President and CEO of Premier, Inc. and a graduate of the Master of Healthcare Administration program at the University of Minnesota. This generous donation is used strictly for the scholarships given to the winners of the CLARION National Case Competition.

  • 1st place (shared award): $7,500
  • 2nd place (shared award): $5,000
  • 3rd place (shared award): $2,500

Hotel Information

Hotel Information

Participants are encouraged to stay at the Graduate Hotel, where a block of rooms will be held. When you call for reservations, state that you are a CLARION participant so you receive the discounted group rate.

2019 Rates: TBD

$159.00 (2018 rates) per night for two adults, with the cost increasing $10 for each additional adult (rooms can accommodate four adults). 

Graduate Hotel contact information:
Toll free: 1-800-822-6757
Direct: (612) 379-8888
Website: https://www.graduatehotels.com/minneapolis/
Address: 615 Washington Avenue SE, Minneapolis, MN 55414

Schedule

Schedule

National Case Competition Welcome Reception Dinner - TBD

Location: Weisman Art Museum
Time: 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

The museum galleries will be reserved specifically for CLARION starting at 5:00 pm. Please feel free to explore them before the banquet begins.

Schedule of Events:

6:00 pm - Reception & Welcome
6:30 pm - Dinner
8:00 pm

  • Recognition of Case Writers & CLARION Board
  • Recognition of National Teams & Judges
  • Instructions for National Finals

9:00 pm - Adjourn

National Case Competition Presentations - TBD

Location: The Graduate Hotel, rooms TBD
Teams will be assigned a presentation time and room prior to the competition day. Presentation times will be between 9:00 am & 4:00 pm.

National Competition Awards Banquet - TBD

Location: McNamara Alumni Center
Schedule of events: TBD

2018 Winners

1st Place: Des Moines University and Drake University

1st Place: Des Moines University and Drake University

Des Moines University and Drake University

2nd Place: Wichita State University and University of Kansas

2nd Place: Wichita State University and University of Kansas

Wichita State University and University of Kansas

3rd Place: University of Missouri

3rd Place: University of Missouri

University of Missouri