Agenda at a Glance


Updated as of  12/3/2019

"JOINT" refers to combined activities for both the Health Datapalooza and the National Health Policy Conference.

Monday, February 10
 

Time Activity
7:00 AM Registration
8:00 AM Breakfast
8:45 AM

JOINT PLENARY:
Welcome and Introductions

Buntin
Presenter

Melinda B. Buntin, Ph.D.

Professor and Mike Curb Chair - Vanderbilt University School of Medicine

Melinda Buntin joined Vanderbilt School of Medicine in 2013 as professor and chair of the Department of Health... Read Bio

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Board Member, Committee Member, Staff

Lisa Simpson, MB, BCh, M.P.H., FAAP

President and CEO - AcademyHealth

Dr. Simpson has been the President and Chief Executive Officer of AcademyHealth since 2011. A nationally recog... Read Bio

9:00 AM JOINT PLENARY:
Keynote Address
9:30 AM JOINT PLENARY:
Fireside Chat: Disrupting Costs and Improving Care
10:00 AM

JOINT PLENARY:
Moving Social Determinants of Health Beyond Zip Codes

Panelists:

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Presenter

Dan Brillman

Founder and CEO - Unite Us

Dan Brillman is the founder and CEO of Unite Us, a mission-driven technology company integrating the delivery ... Read Bio


Karen DeSalvo, MD, MSc, MPH, Chief Health Officer, Google 

10:30 AM Joint Networking Break
11:00 AM Joint Breakout Sessions
12:15 PM Lunch
12:45 PM

Plenary:
Welcome

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Committee Member, Presenter

Ed Simcox

Chief Technology Officer and Acting Chief Information Officer - U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)

Ed Simcox is the Chief Technology Officer (CTO) and Acting Chief Information Officer (CIO) at the U.S. Departm... Read Bio

1:00 PM

Plenary:
Fireside Chat: Data Driving Transformation

Moderator:

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Committee Member

Mona Siddiqui, M.D., M.P.H.

Chief Data Officer - Department of Health and Human Services

Dr. Siddiqui is currently serving as the Chief Data Officer for the Department of Health and Human Services wh... Read Bio

Panelists:

Presenter

Ardy Arianpour, M.B.A.

CEO & Co-Founder - Seqster

Ardy Arianpour is CEO & Founder of Seqster, an award-winning SaaS healthcare platform that enables organizatio... Read Bio

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Presenter

Aaron Sheedy

Chief Operating Officer & Founder - Xealth

Aaron Sheedy is Chief Operating Officer of Xealth, a digital health platform that drives activation and engage... Read Bio

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Presenter

Sylvia Romm, M.D., M.P.H.

Chief Innovation Officer - Atlantic Health System

Sylvia Romm, MD, MPH, is driven by a passion for transforming health care delivery to patients and communities. Read Bio

1:30 PM

Plenary:
Keynote Address

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Presenter

Amy Abernethy

Principal Deputy Commissioner - U.S. Food and Drug Administration

As the Principal Deputy Commissioner of Food and Drugs, Dr. Amy P. Abernethy, M.D., Ph.D., helps oversee the a... Read Bio

1:45 PM

Plenary:
The Patient Experience 2020: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

Moderator:

Panelists:

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Presenter

Andrea Downing

Community Data Organizer - Brave Bosom

Andrea Downing is a Community Data Organizer and an ePatient hacker. Read Bio

2:15 PM Joint Break
2:45 PM Joint Breakout Sessions
4:00 PM Joint Break
4:15 PM Breakout Sessions
5:30 PM Joint Reception & Poster Session #1


Tuesday, February 11
 

Time Activity
7:00 AM Registration
8:00 AM Joint Breakfast & Poster Session #2
9:00 AM

Plenary:
Keynote Address

Don Rucker
Presenter

Don Rucker, M.D.

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

9:15 AM

Plenary:
Health Data for Action

Katherine Hempstead
Presenter

Katherine Hempstead, Ph.D.

Senior Policy Adviser - Robert Wood Johnson Foundation

Katherine Hempstead is a Senior Policy Adviser at the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. She works on health care... Read Bio

9:20 AM

Plenary:
Healthcare 2030 Now: What the Future of Healthcare will Look Like

Panelists:

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Presenter

Bon Ku, M.D., M.P.P.

Assistant Dean - Thomas Jefferson University

Bon Ku, MD, MPP is the Assistant Dean for Health & Design at Thomas Jefferson University. Read Bio

9:45 AM Plenary:
Panel
10:15 AM Joint Networking Break
10:45 AM Joint Breakout Sessions
12:00 PM Lunch
12:45 PM Breakout Sessions
2:00 PM Joint Networking Break
2:30 PM Joint Breakout Sessions
3:45 PM Joint Break
4:00 PM

JOINT CLOSING PLENARY:
Keynote Address

4:30 PM

JOINT CLOSING PLENARY:
Data → Policy → Realities 

Moderator:

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Presenter

Joanne Kenen

Executive Editor, Health Care - POLITICO

Joanne Kenen, Executive Editor, Health Care at POLITICO, is a veteran Washington reporter who has covered all... Read Bio

5:00 PM JOINT CLOSING PLENARY:
Keynote Address
5:30 PM Conference Concludes