Government Voices

Azar
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Alex Azar

Secretary - U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)

Alex M. Azar II was sworn in as the Secretary of Health and Human Services on Jan. 29, 2018. Azar has spent hi... Read Bio

Scott Gottlieb
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Scott Gottlieb, MD

Commissioner - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

Dr. Scott Gottlieb was sworn in as the 23rd Commissioner of Food and Drugs on May 10, 2017. Dr. Gottlieb is a ... Read Bio

Bruce Greenstein
Committee Member

Bruce Greenstein, BS, MS

CTO - U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)

Bruce D. Greenstein is the Chief Technology Officer (CTO) at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.... Read Bio

Don Rucker
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Don Rucker, MD

National Coordinator for Health Information Technology - U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)

Dr. Don Rucker is the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology at the U.S. Department of Health ... Read Bio

Seema Verma
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Seema Verma

Administrator - Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services

Seema Verma currently serves as Administrator of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), and she i... Read Bio

Wen
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Leana S. Wen, MD, MSc, FAAEM

Health Commissioner - Baltimore City

Dr. Leana Wen is the Commissioner of Health for the City of Baltimore. An emergency physician and patient and ... Read Bio

Health Care Delivery System Voices


Brown
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Patricia M.C. Brown, ESQ

Sr. VP, Managed Care and Population Health - Johns Hopkins Medicine

Patricia M.C. Brown, Esquire, is the Senior Vice President of Managed Care and Population Health for Johns Hop... Read Bio

Joanne M. Conroy, MD
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Joanne M. Conroy, MD

President and CEO - Dartmouth-Hitchcock and Dartmouth-Hitchcock Health

Joanne M. Conroy, MD, serves as CEO and President of Dartmouth-Hitchcock and Dartmouth-Hitchcock Health, the l... Read Bio

Judith A. Salern
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Judith A. Salerno, MD, MS

President - The New York Academy of Medicine

Judith A. Salerno, MD, MS is the President of The New York Academy of Medicine. A physician executive and one ... Read Bio

Rasu Shrestha
Committee Member

Rasu Shrestha, MD, MBA

CIO - University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC)

As Chief Innovation Officer, Dr. Shrestha is responsible for driving UPMC’s innovation strategy. Read Bio

Health Plan/Insurer Voices


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Andrew Renda, MD, MPH

Director of Bold Goal (Population Health) - Humana

Dr. Andrew Renda is Humana’s Director of Bold Goal (Population Health). His work includes leading strategy,... Read Bio

Mario Schlosser
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Mario Schlosser

CEO and Co-Founder - Oscar Health

Mario Schlosser is the CEO and co-founder of Oscar, a health-insurance start-up that is using technology, desi... Read Bio

Wichmann
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David S. Wichmann

CEO - UnitedHealth Group

David Wichmann was named chief executive officer of UnitedHealth Group in September 2017. He also served as p... Read Bio

Patient Voices


Allison Pinkerton
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Allison Pinkerton

Therapist

Allison Pinkerton is a Marriage and Family Therapist in the state of California. She was diagnosed with type ... Read Bio

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Technology/Media Voices


Leonard D’Avolio
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Leonard D’Avolio, PhD

CEO and Co-Founder - Cyft

Dr. Leonard D’Avolio, Ph.D. has spent the last 13 years in government, academia, philanthropy, and industry wo... Read Bio

Richard N. Foster
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Richard Foster, BS, MS, PhD

Chairman - higi; Ancera

Richard Foster is the Chairman of higi (population health) and Ancera (microbial security). Dr. Foster served... Read Bio

Tim Kelsey
Committee Member

Tim Kelsey, M.A.

CEO - Australian Digital Health Agency

Tim Kelsey is Chief Executive of the Australian Digital Health Agency which is responsible for all national di... Read Bio

Kat Kuzmeskas
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Kat Kuzmeskas, MPH

CEO and Co-Founder - SimplyVital Health

Kat Kuzmeskas, MPH is the CEO and Co-Founder of SimplyVital Health, Inc. which is leveraging blockchain techno... Read Bio

Landro
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Laura Landro

Journalist and Author - Formerly with the Wall Street Journal

Laura Landro spent 35 years at the Wall Street Journal as a reporter and editor, in recent years covering hea... Read Bio

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Aaron Neinstein, M.D

Director of Clinical Informatics - University of California, San Francisco, Center for Digital Health Innovation

Dr. Aaron Neinstein is Assistant Professor of Medicine at the University of California, San Francisco and Dire... Read Bio

Todd Park
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Todd Park

Co-Founder and Executive Chairman - Devoted Health

Todd Park is Co-Founder and Executive Chairman of Devoted Health. Prior to co-founding Devoted, Todd served as... Read Bio

Oxana
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Oxana Pickeral

Global Segment Leader - Healthcare & Life Sciences - Amazon Web Services

As the Global Segment Leader for Healthcare & Life Sciences at AWS, Dr. Pickeral oversees technology and consu... Read Bio

Jules Polonetsky
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Jules Polonetsky

CEO - Future of Privacy Forum

Jules Polonetsky serves as CEO of the Future of Privacy Forum, a non-profit organization that serves as a cata... Read Bio

Iyah​ ​Romm
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Iyah​ ​Romm

Founder​ ​and​ ​CEO - Cityblock​ ​Health

Iyah​ ​Romm​ ​is​ ​the​ ​Founder​ ​and​ ​CEO​ ​of​ ​Cityblock​ ​Health,​ ​an​ ​innovative​ ​venture-backed ca... Read Bio

Candi Castleberry
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Candi Castleberry Singleton

VP, Intersectionality, Culture, and Diversity (ICD) - Twitter

Candi Castleberry Singleton is the Vice President of Intersectionality, Culture, and Diversity (ICD) at Twitte... Read Bio

Venture Capitalist Voices


Emma Cartmell
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Emma Cartmell

Managing Director - Cappello Group

Emma Cartmell joined Cappello Group as Managing Director in 2017, following a 20-year career building, acquiri... Read Bio

Rob Coppedge
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Rob Coppedge

CEO - Echo Health Ventures

As CEO of Echo Health Ventures, Rob leads the company's efforts to identify, invest in and grow innovative com... Read Bio

Annie Lamont
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Annie Lamont

Co-Founder & Managing Partner - Oak HC/FT

Oak HC/FT Co-Founder & Managing Partner, Annie Lamont has more than 30 years of experience as a venture capita... Read Bio

Timmeko Love
Committee Member

Timmeko Love, MBA

Business Development Manager - Mayo Clinic Ventures

Timmeko Love joined Mayo Clinic Ventures in 2014 as a senior business development manager, working to develop ... Read Bio

Roberts
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Bryan Roberts, PhD

Partner - Venrock

Bryan joined Venrock as a Kauffman Fellow in 1997. He is based in Palo Alto and invests broadly across the hea... Read Bio

Suennen
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Lisa Suennen

Managing Partner - Venture Valkyrie, LLC

Lisa Suennen is Senior Managing Director at GE Ventures leading the firm’s healthcare venture fund which inves... Read Bio