2015 Archived Content

2015 Speaking Faculty

Tariq Abu-Jaber, MA, MPH, Vice President, Medical Informatics, Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
 

Stephen Allegretto, Vice President, Strategic Analytics and Financial Planning, Yale New Haven Health System

Samuel “Sandy” Aronson, Executive Director, IT, Partners Healthcare Personalized Medicine 

 

Marti Arvin, Chief Compliance Officer, David Geffen School of Medicine, UCLA Health System

Regina Au, New Product Planning/Marketing, BioMarketing Insight
 

Jerry Avorn, M.D., Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School; Chief of the Division of Pharmacoepidemiology and Pharmacoeconomics, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Partners HealthCare System

David Barth, Senior Director, Strategic Development, Post-n-Track  
 

David Bates, M.D., Chief Clinical Innovation Officer, Brigham and Women's Hospital
 

Adrienne Boissy, M.D., Chief Experience Officer; Director, Center for Excellence in Healthcare Communication, Cleveland Clinic
 

William Bria, M.D., CMIO, The HCI Group & President, AMDIS (Association of Medical Directors of Information Systems)
 

Jason Burke, Senior Advisor for Innovation and Advanced Analytics, UNC Health Care and School of Medicine
 

Matthew Burton, M.D., Applied Clinical Informatics, Office of Information and Knowledge Management, Mayo Clinic
 

Jonathan Bush, Chairman and CEO, Athenahealth
 

Hui Cao, M.D., Ph.D., Head, Health Informatics, AstraZeneca

Nilesh Chandra, Leader in Healthcare, PA Consulting Group
 

Niteesh Choudhry, M.D., Ph.D., Associate Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School

 

 David Cowles, Founding Partner, Benemax, Inc. 

 

William Crawford, MBA, Boston Office Head, Fitbit, Inc.

Ronald Dixon, M.D.
, Director, Virtual Practice Project, Massachusetts General Hospital 

 

Michael Docktor, M.D., Clinical Director of Innovation, Innovation Acceleration Program, Boston Children's Hospital
 

Patricia Dykes, Ph.D., RN, FAAN, FACMI, Sr. Nurse Scientist, Program Director, Center for Patient Safety Research and Practice, Program Director, Center for Nursing Excellence, Brigham & Women's Hospital

 

Grace Emerson Terrell, M.D., MMM, FACP, FACPE, Chief Executive Officer, Cornerstone Health Care

Lassaad Fridhi, MS, Information Privacy and Security Officer, Commonwealth Care Alliance

 
Julie Fry, Founder, Making Care Easier

 
Terhilda Garrido, Vice President, HIT Transformation & Analytics in National Quality, Kaiser Permanente

 
Eric Glazer, Vice President, Physician Engagement & Social Media, Best Doctors

 
Julian Goldman, M.D., Medical Director, Biomedical Engineering, Partners HealthCare System; Director, MGH Medical Device Interoperability Program

 

Vipin Gopal, Ph.D., MBA, Vice President, Clinical Analytics, Humana
Jeff Gorball, Certified Enterprise Data Management Expert (EDME), Kingland Systems Corporation 

 

Pamela Greenhouse, MBA, Executive Director, PFCC Innovation Center, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center

 
John Halamka, M.D., Chief Information Officer, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

 
Betsy Hampton, Vice President, Population Health, Reliant Medical Group, Atrius Health

Klaus Heumann, Ph.D., CEO, Biomax Informatics AG

 
Evon Holladay, Vice President, Enterprise Intelligence, Catholic Health Initiatives

 
Stanley Huff, M.D., Chief Medical Informatics Officer, Intermountain Information Systems

 
Roshan Hussain, MPH, MBA, Director, Analytics & Public Reporting, Boston Medical Center

 
Michael Kanter, M.D., Medical Director of Quality & Clinical Analysis, Kaiser Permanente

 
Daniel Karp, M.D., Professor of Medicine; Medical Director, Clinical and Translational Research Center, Investigational Cancer Therapeutics, UT MD Anderson Cancer Center

 
David Kotz, Ph.D., Associate Dean of Faculty for the Sciences, Institute for Security, Technology, and Society (ISTS), Dartmouth College; Principal Investigator, Trustworthy Health and Wellness (THaW)


Sarah Krug
, CEO, CANCER101, Executive Director, Society for Participatory Medicine & Founder, Health Collaboratory
Jim LaPointe, Managing Director, Cambridge Semantics 


Anne Lara, CIO, HIS, Union Hospital

 
Eric Liederman, M.D., Director, Medical Informatics, The Permanente Medical Group

 
Anna McCollister-Slipp, Co-Founder, Galileo Analytics

 
Alec Mian, Ph.D., CEO, Curelator Inc.

 
Creagh Milford, M.D., Assistant Medical Director, Massachusetts General Physician Organization, Associate Medical Director for Population Health Management, Partners HealthCare, Massachusetts General Hospital

 
Robert Miller, M.D., Medical Director, Institute for Quality, American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO)

 
Dominique Morgan-Solomon, Vice President, Population Health, Steward Health

 
Michael Murray, PharmD; MPH, Investigator, RCHER (Regenstrief Center for Healthcare Effectiveness Research), Regenstrief Institute

 
Sorena Nadaf, Director of Translational Informatics and CIO, School of Medicine / Cancer Center, UCSF

 
Kirk Nahra, Partner, Privacy, Wiley Rein LLP

 
Marcia Nizzari, Vice President of Engineering, Product Development, PatientsLikeMe, Inc.

 
Dipti Patel-Misra, Ph.D, MBA, PCC, Founding Principal, Actionable Healthcare Insights (AHI); Executive-in-Residence, Health Informatics, UNC Charlotte

 
Phil Polakoff, M.D., National Health Advisor; US Surgeon General Nominee; former Advisor to US Senate Leadership and California Legislature

 
Eric Poon, M.D., Chief Health Information Officer, Duke University Health System

 
Adam Powell, Ph.D., President, Payer+Provider Syndicate; Adjunct of Health Informatics, Northeastern University and Indian School of Business

Alok Prasad, President, Cambridge Semantics

 
Gowtham Rao, M.D., Ph.D., Chief Medical Informatics Officer, BlueCross BlueShield of SC

 
Martin Reed, M.D., Radiologist, Diagnostic Imaging, Children's Hospital, Canada

 
Joel Reich, M.D., FACEP, Senior Vice President for Medical Affairs/Chief Medical Officer, Eastern Connecticut Health Network

 
Todd Rothenhaus, M.D., FACEP, Senior Vice President and Chief Medical Information Officer, athenahealth

 
Katherine Rowell, Co-Founder, Katherine S. Rowell & Associates and HealthDataViz

 
Tabassum Salam, M.D., FACP, Senior Physician Advisor for Population Health, Department of Quality, Safety and Population Health, Christiana Care Health System

 
Daniel Sands, M.D., MPH, Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Co-Founder, Society for Participatory Medicine

 
John Schmucker, MBA, Project Lead, Product Development and Implementation, Virtual Practice Project, Massachusetts General Hospital

 
Carl Schneider, Manager, Health Informatics, Care Management, QualCare, Inc.

 
Sumit Sehgal, CISSP, CISA, Chief Information Security & Privacy Officer, Boston Medical Center

 
Peter Speyer, M.B.A, M.B.E., Chief Data & Technology Officer, Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation (IHME)

 
Steven Stack, M.D., President-elect, American Medical Association

 
Steven Steinhubl, M.D., Director, Digital Medicine, Scripps Translational Science Institute

 
Terry Stone, Head, Oliver Wyman’s Health Innovation Center

 
Christian Suojanen, Co-Founder/Chairman, TTS Global Initiative

 
Heather Trafton, Executive Director, Performance Management, Population Health, Steward Health Care

 

Thomas Tsang, M.D., Chief Medical Officer, Healthcare Services and Solutions, Merck & Co

 
Christopher Valerian, D.O., Chief Medical Officer, QualCare Alliance Networks (QANI)

 
Timothy Vaughan, Ph.D., Director of Data Science, PatientsLikeMe

 
Robert Vermeulen, Enterprise Architect, GlaxoSmithKline

 
Neil Wagle, M.D., Medical Director, Population Health Management & Quality, Safety, and Value, Partners HealthCare


Stephen Warren, Executive in Charge and Chief Information Officer, Office of Information and Technology, U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs  

 
Jonathan Weiner, Dr.P.H., Professor, Health Policy & Management and Health Informatics; Director, Center for Population Health Information Technology (CPHIT), Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health

 
Karl West, Chief Information Security Officer, Assistant Vice President, Information Systems, Intermountain Healthcare

 
J.D. Whitlock, Vice President, Clinical & Business Intelligence, Mercy Health
 

Donald Witters, Biomedical Engineer, Center for Devices and Radiological Health, Food and Drug Administration
 

Adrian Zai, M.D., Clinical Director, Population Informatics, Laboratory of Computer Science, Massachusetts General Hospital