Agenda at a Glance


Updated as of  1/21/2020

"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
8:30 AM

JOINT PLENARY:
Welcome and Introductions

Buntin
Member, Presenter

Melinda B. Buntin, Ph.D.

Professor and Mike Curb Chair - Vanderbilt University

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

Panelists:

10:00 AM

JOINT PLENARY:
Social Determinants of Health

Moderator:

Michael_Petersen
Presenter

Michael Petersen, M.D.

Social Determinants of Health Lead - Accenture

Dr. Michael Petersen is a transformative Physician Executive with Accenture’s Social Determinants of Health team. Read Bio

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

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

Plenary:
Welcome

Simcox
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

 

12:50 PM

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

12:55 PM

Plenary:
Fireside Chat: Data Driving Transformation

Moderator:

Rasu Shrestha
Committee Member

Rasu Shrestha, M.D., M.B.A.

Chief Strategy Officer and Executive Vice President - Atrium Health

Chief Strategy Officer and Executive Vice President at Atrium Health. 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

1:25 PM

Plenary:
Fireside Chat

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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

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Presenter

Angelica Parente, Ph.D.

Scientist, Computational Chemistry & Data Science - Nurix Therapeutics

Angelica Parente, Ph.D., is a biophysicist and rare disease patient whose primary focus is the translation of ... Read Bio

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Presenter

Thacher Hussain

UX Engineer - Tidepool

Thacher Hussain is a software engineer, patient advocate, and type 1 diabetic. Read Bio

 

2:20 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
7:00 PM

Movie Screening

Prescription: Social Media
The side effects of healthcare activism


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

9:20 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:
Is the Algorithm Broken?

Moderator:

Jessica_Zeaske
Presenter

Jessica Zeaske, Ph.D.

Partner - Echo Health Ventures

As a Partner at Echo Health Ventures in Boston, Jessica A. Zeaske identifies and invests in health care compan... Read Bio

Panelists: 

Hemant_Pathak
Presenter

Hemant Pathak, J.D.

Associate General Counsel - Microsoft

Hemant Pathak is Associate General Counsel at Microsoft. He leads the North America legal organization support... Read Bio

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

4:20 PM

JOINT CLOSING PLENARY:
The Future of Data and Policy to Improve Care  

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

Panelists:

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Presenter

Robert Califf, M.D., M.A.C.C.

Head of Medical Strategy and Policy - Verily and Google Health

Robert M. Califf, MD, MACC, is the Head of Medical Strategy and Policy for Verily and Google Health and Adjunc... Read Bio

Mandy K. Cohen
Presenter

Mandy K. Cohen, M.D., M.P.H.

Secretary - N.C. Department of Health and Human Services

Dr. Mandy Cohen was appointed to the role of Secretary of the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Se... Read Bio

 

5:00 PM Conference Concludes