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Sunday, December 11, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

  • Room: Chesapeake J
  • Pre-Conference Add-On

Sunday, December 11, 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM

  • Room: Potomac C
** This event requires a separate registration and add-on fee. It is NOT included with a General Conference Pass** Modev is expanding it’s program this year with two distinct tracks - Wearables & Things and the Exo Health Winter Summit. Your registration will get you into both events. Space is limited... ...read more...
Sponsored by:

  • Pre-Conference Add-On

Sunday, December 11, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

  • Room: Cherry Blossom Ballroom
  • Reception

Monday, December 12, 9:00 AM - 9:10 AM

  • Room: Potomac AB
Speaker(s)
Speaker
Patricia Mechael
Executive Vice President
Personal Connected Health Alliance
Speaker
Stephen Lieber
President/CEO
HIMSS
  • Main Stage

Monday, December 12, 9:10 AM - 9:15 AM

  • Room: Potomac AB
Speaker(s)
Speaker
Dr.  Julian Goldman
Medical Director,Biomedical Engineering
Partners HealthCare
Speaker
Luis Belen
CEO
National Health IT Collaborative
  • Main Stage

Monday, December 12, 9:10 AM - 9:30 AM

  • Room: Potomac AB
Special Keynote Presentation by Dr. Jonathan Rothberg. A model for Transforming healthcare with semiconductors and artificial Intelegence.     ...
Speaker(s)
Speaker
Jonathan Rothberg
Founder
4Catalyzer Incubator, Butterfly Network
  • Main Stage

Monday, December 12, 9:30 AM - 9:45 AM

  • Room: Potomac AB
Dr. Kyu Rhee, Chief Health Officer of IBM Watson Health will discuss the rapidly changing healthcare landscape and the opportunity to use data analytics technology to develop innovative solutions for health care providers on both the clinical and administrative sides.  The explosion of data, coupled with the increasing use of... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker
Kyu Rhee
Chief Health Officer
IBM
Sponsored by: IBM
  • Main Stage

Monday, December 12, 9:55 AM - 10:40 AM

  • Room: Potomac Ballroom AB
The fully realized vision of precision medicine includes capability to rapidly diagnose, sequence and develop a personalized treatment plan for cancers and other genetically-linked conditions, which can be advanced through the Precision Medicine Initiative—the most ambitious accumulation of human genomic information in history. Accelerating precision medicine to achieve this vision... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Panelist
Bray Patrick-Lake
Director of Patient Engagement
Duke Clinical & Translational Science Institute
Panelist
Greg Simon
Executive Director
White House Cancer Moonshot Task Force
Panelist
Kevin Johnson
Senior Vice President of Health Information Technology
Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Panelist
Michael McManus PhD
Senior Health and Life Sciences Solution Architect
Intel Corporation
Moderator
Susan Dentzer
President and CEO
Network for Excellence in Healthcare Innovation
Sponsored by: Intel
  • Main Stage

Monday, December 12, 10:45 AM - 3:10 PM

  • Room: Prince George Exhibition Hall
    Presentations:
    • Room: Connected Health Pavilion-Left Stage
    • Monday, December 12
      10:45 AM - 11:00 AM
    Speaker(s)
    Speaker
    Neil Gomes MMS/MBA, MEd, CSM, CSPO
    Vice President for Technology Innovation and Consumer Experience
    Thomas Jefferson University and Jefferson Health System
    • Tracked Session
    • Room: Connected Health Pavilion - Left Stage
    • Monday, December 12
      11:10 AM - 11:25 AM
    Speaker(s)
    Speaker
    Christoph Fischer
    Senior Systems Engineer
    Roche Diabetes Care GmbH
    • Tracked Session
    • Room: Connected Health Pavilion - Center Stage
    • Monday, December 12
      12:25 PM - 12:40 PM
    Speaker(s)
    Speaker
    Sean Duffy
    Co-founder and CEO
    Omada Health
    Sponsored by: Omada Health
    • Tracked Session
    • Room: Connected Health Pavilion - Center Stage
    • Monday, December 12
      12:50 PM - 1:05 PM
    Speaker(s)
    Speaker
    Paige Mantel
    Senior Vice President, Marketing
    mPulse Mobile
    • Tracked Session
    • Room: Connected Health Pavilion-Left Stage
    • Monday, December 12
      12:50 PM - 1:30 PM
    Speaker(s)
    Panelist
    Leonard Kish
    YouBase
    Moderator
    Ms  Lygeia Ricciardi
    President, Clear Voice Consulting, LLC
    Clear Voice Consulting, LLC
    Panelist
    Mark Kapczynski
    Kontrol Media
    Panelist
    Michael Dermer
    Welltok
    • Tracked Session
    • Room: Connected Health Pavilion - Center Stage
    • Monday, December 12
      1:40 PM - 1:55 PM
    Speaker(s)
    Speaker
    Colleen Hendry
    Sr IT Product Manager
    MSD Healthcare Technology
    Speaker
    Marcus Ulm
    Strategist
    MSD Healthcare Technology
    • Tracked Session
    • Room: Connected Health Pavilion - Center Stage
    • Monday, December 12
      2:05 PM - 2:20 PM
    Sponsored by: SK&A
    • Tracked Session
    • Room: Connected Health Pavilion-Left Stage
    • Monday, December 12
      2:05 PM - 2:45 PM
    Speaker(s)
    Speaker
    Nirav Desai
    Principal Healthcare Strategist
    Mobiquity Inc.
    • Tracked Session
    • Room: Connected Health Pavilion - Center Stage
    • Monday, December 12
      2:30 PM - 2:45 PM
    Speaker(s)
    Speaker
    Chad Holmes
    Sr. Solution Architect
    Red Hat
    Sponsored by: Red Hat
    • Tracked Session
    • Room: Connected Health Pavilion - Left Stage
    • Monday, December 12
      2:55 PM - 3:35 PM
    Speaker(s)
    Speaker
    Mark Scrimshire
    Entrepreneur-In-Residence
    HHS/CMS Innovation Lab
    Sponsored by: HHS Innovation Lab
    • Tracked Session
    • Room: Connected Health Pavilion - Center Stage
    • Monday, December 12
      3:20 PM - 3:35 PM
    Speaker(s)
    Speaker
    Katie Reilly
    Director of Solutions Engineering
    PokitDok
    Sponsored by: PokitDok
    • Tracked Session
    • Room: Connected Health Pavilion - Center Stage
    • Monday, December 12
      3:45 PM - 4:00 PM
    Speaker(s)
    Speaker
    Liat Tsoref
    VP & GM, Digital Health BU
    EarlySense
    Sponsored by: EarlySense
    • Tracked Session

    Monday, December 12, 12:30 PM - 1:15 PM

    • Room: Potomac D
    The panel will cover the ways in which technology, especially transportation-based technologies, create the potential for improved health outcomes. To what extent does cheaper and/or easier transport to a health center affect patient behavior? What technologies offer the most potential within this space? To what extent are different transportation technologies needed to serve the... ...read more...
    Speaker(s)
    Panelist
    Daniel Hoffman
    Chief Innovation Officer
    Montgomery County, Maryland
    Moderator
    David Zipper
    Managing Director
    1776
    Panelist
    Lindsay Elin
    Director of Federal and Community Affairs
    Uber
    Panelist
    Mr.  Pete Celano
    Director of Consumer Health Initiatives
    MedStar Institute for Innovation
    • Tracked Session
    • Room: Potomac C
    Patients and family caregivers are embracing new roles as co-producers of technology and full partners in research. Hear from multiple stakeholders within Patient Powered Research Networks (PPRNs) about their experiences, the challenges they've faced along the way, and where they see opportunities to make advances in clinical research with the... ...read more...
    Speaker(s)
    Panelist
    Cara Pasquale MPH
    Director, COPD Patient-Powered Research Network
    COPD Foundation
    Panelist
    Christopher Scalchunes
    Vice President of Research
    Immune Deficiency Foundation
    Panelist
    David Curtis
    Vice President, Technology
    Global Healthy Living Foundation
    Moderator
    Ms  MaryAnne Sterling
    Co-founder
    Connected Health Resources
    • Tracked Session
    • Room: Maryland C
    It can be difficult for patients, their loved ones, and members of the public to understand and locate clinical trials. Typically, trial descriptions are not written with the patient in mind. Historically low participation in clinical trials drove the National Cancer Institute (NCI), together with White House Presidential Innovation Fellows,... ...read more...
    Speaker(s)
    Speaker
    Bryan Pizzillo
    Senior Manager of Technology
    Sapient Government Services
    Speaker
    Dr.  Gisele Sarosy
    Program Director for CCCT
    National Cancer Institute
    • Tracked Session

    Monday, December 12, 1:30 PM - 2:15 PM

    • Room: Maryland C
    Ubiquitous opportunities for health engagement are central to the vision for fully actualized personal connected health. Hear how our panelists are addressing the challenge of ‘selling health’, and how they have come to understand consumer wants and needs through buying behavior, personal interactions, patient generated health data, advertising consumption and... ...read more...
    Speaker(s)
    Moderator
    Christine brumback
    Head of Product & Design
    Vida Health
    Panelist
    Jaimie Mattson
    Director, Connected Care
    Medtronic
    Panelist
    Katie Reilly
    Director of Solutions Engineering
    PokitDok
    • Tracked Session
    • Room: Potomac D
    Providers and payers are aligning investments to better engage patients in health and wellness and reduce costs in the shift from volume to value-based healthcare reimbursement. How do they prioritize investment decisions, evaluate and select technologies to meet population needs and launch new programs? What barriers do they face in... ...read more...
    Speaker(s)
    Panelist
    Marti Nyman
    Vice President
    UnitedHealthcare
    Panelist
    Rahul Dubey
    Senior Vice President, Innovation and Solutions
    America's Health Insurance Plans
    Panelist
    Steve Wimmer
    Senior Director, Innovation and Ventures
    Providence Health & Services
    Moderator
    Dr.  Sunita Mishra
    Medical Director of Innovation
    Providence Health & Services
    • Super Session
    • Room: Potomac C
    Long-term, active engagement of chronic disease is notoriously difficult to achieve, and yet critical to improving outcomes. In this panel, led by a health behaviorist, manufacturers of personal connected health tools will discuss the behavior modification concepts underlying their chronic disease solutions, share the lessons they’ve learned in working with... ...read more...
    Speaker(s)
    Panelist
    Dr.  Anand K. Iyer
    Chief Strategy Officer
    Welldoc
    Panelist
    David Fedele
    Assistant Professor
    Department of Clinical and Health Psychology, University of Florida
    Moderator
    Dr.  Heather Cole-Lewis
    Behavior Scientist
    Johnson & Johnson Health and Wellness Solutions
    • Tracked Session

    Monday, December 12, 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

    • Room: Annapolis 4
    Among other relevant actions, FDA has recently published draft guidance on the use of real world evidence (RWE) for medical device qualification, Chairman Califf has described the use of RWE to inform FDA decision making as a “top agency priority,” and FDA funding is expected to include a substantial number... ...read more...
    Speaker(s)
    Panelist
    Mr.  Bakul Patel
    Associate Director for Digital Health
    FDA
    Panelist
    Dr.  David Price
    Vice President Medical Affairs
    Dexcom
    Panelist
    Gail deVore
    President and CEO
    2Degrees, LLC
    Panelist
    Joyce Lee
    Pediatric Diabetes specialist, Clinical Translational Researcher
    University of Michigan
    Moderator
    Robert McCray
    President, WLSA and Senior Advisor, PCHAlliance
    WLSA/PCHAlliance
    • Workshop

    Monday, December 12, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

    • Room: Cherry Blossom Ballroom
    PART 1 of Accelerating Precision Medicine Workshop Following the Main Stage Panel of experts discussing opportunities and barriers to accelerating precision medicine, stakeholders are invited to join a hands-on discussion of private sector, legislative and policy approaches to move precision medicine forward.  We’ve seen great strides from new policy initiatives like... ...read more...
    Speaker(s)
    Moderator
    Alice Borrelli
    Director Global Health and Workforce Policy
    Intel Corporation
    Sponsored by:

    • Tracked Session

    Monday, December 12, 2:30 PM - 3:15 PM

    • Room: Potomac D
    Technology is transformative rather just additive as a health enabler.  Explore findings from the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Connect2Health initiative, and its more recent focus on open integration of data sets to understand the relationship between health and broadband (e.g., layering broadband maps together with geographical data around the opioid... ...read more...
    Speaker(s)
    Speaker
    Karen Onyeije
    Associate General Counsel
    Federal Communications Commission
    Speaker
    Yahya Shaikh
    Connect2Health
    FCC
    Sponsored by: FCC
    • Tracked Session
    • Room: Maryland D
    Geo-location offers an array of predictive and real-time opportunities for health improvement and healthcare interventions. This panel will feature innovative applications of geographic information systems (GIS), and a discussion about the future of personal health as well as community health and safety with the combined use of geo-location and personal... ...read more...
    Speaker(s)
    Panelist
    Dyann Daley
    Executive Director
    Cook Children's Center
    Moderator
    Erica Phillips
    Federal Health & Human Services
    Esri
    Panelist
    Jefferson McMillan
    Sr. Data Scientist
    National Intrepid Center of Excellence
    Panelist
    Mr.  Stephen Hellen
    Director of ICT4D and GIS
    CRS
    • Tracked Session
    • Room: Maryland C
    From ‘prescription apps’ to gene-based treatment, precision medicine will reach into the ‘beyond’ of psychological and biological individuality to achieve new heights of personalization and precision in the pursuit of prevention, treatment and cure. Join in a discussion of what’s current and possible in personalized health interventions.  ...
    Speaker(s)
    Panelist
    Alden Doerner Rinaldi
    Medical Director, Care Group Parameter Home Health and Hospice
    Mount Auburn Hospital
    Moderator
    Joseph Kvedar MD
    Vice President, Connected Health
    Partners HealthCare
    Panelist
    Praduman Jain
    CEO
    VibrentHealth
    Panelist
    Ronan Wisdom
    Managing Director, Global Lead for Connected Health
    Accenture Digital
    • Tracked Session
    • Room: Potomac C
    While there many new ‘brain training’ apps and devices on the market, science does not always support their clinical benefit. In this evidence review, hear presentations of new research involving the use of sensors or ‘brain training’ devices to improve brain health for performance or healing....
    Speaker(s)
    Speaker
    Mr.  Jonathan Hamilton
    Correspondent, Science Desk
    NPR
    Speaker
    Lesley Ross
    Assistant Professor of Human Development and Family Studies
    Penn State University
    • Tracked Session

    Monday, December 12, 2:30 PM - 5:30 PM

    • Room: Annapolis 1-2
    An entrepreneur workshop program designed for seed and early-stage health startups offering practical advice for building a successful digital health business. Understand the regulatory and funding landscape, explore market analysis techniques, and receive expert tips for increasing the equity value of your startup. Learn from compelling business leaders, investors and... ...read more...
    Speaker(s)
    Speaker
    Jayfus Doswell PhD
    President and CEO
    Juxtopia, LLC
    Speaker
    Laura Pugliese
    Deputy Director, Innovation Research
    HITLAB
    Speaker
    Rusty Greiff
    Managing Director, Education Ventures
    1776
    Speaker
    Sabra Bhat
    Manager of Collaborations, Alliances, Partnerships
    HITLAB
    Speaker
    Steve Wimmer
    Senior Director, Innovation and Ventures
    Providence Health & Services
    Sponsored by:

    • Workshop

    Monday, December 12, 3:30 PM - 4:15 PM

    • Room: Maryland C
    Sensors, whether ingested, implanted in or worn on the body, hold enormous potential for understanding biological response at an individual level. In this session, panelists will discuss current and future uses of sensors to explore the frontiers of the body, as well as its interaction with the environment, in pursuit... ...read more...
    Speaker(s)
    Moderator
    Jonah Comstock
    Editor
    MobiHealthNews
    Panelist
    Ravi Kuppuraj
    Business Leader, Philips Connected Sensing Venture
    Philips Healthcare
    Panelist
    Dr.  Ray Dorsey MD
    Professor of Neurology
    University of Rochester
    • Tracked Session
    • Room: Potomac C
    Four years ago, the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) embarked on an aggressive strategy to develop and deliver mobile health apps that expand care beyond the traditional doctor’s office. During this session, attendees will get a first-hand look at how VA’s approach has evolved with the availability and adoption of... ...read more...
    Speaker(s)
    Speaker
    Mr  Kevin Troutner
    Technical Lead, Office of Connected Care
    U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
    Speaker
    Ms  Nancy Wilck
    Acting Director, Human Factors Engineering
    U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
    Moderator
    Shawn Hardenbrook
    Director, Web and Mobile Solutions
    U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
    • Tracked Session
    • Room: Potomac D
    What’s the best way to motivate people to avoid a negative health outcome? How can young, healthy populations be continuously engaged in preventive behaviors? Hear from major consumer brands operating programs in fitness, wellness and prevention, and learn from their efforts to make prevention compelling to healthy populations using strategies such... ...read more...
    Speaker(s)
    Moderator
    Scott Kahan
    Professor
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
    Panelist
    Sean Duffy
    Co-founder and CEO
    Omada Health
    Panelist
    Sean McNamara
    Manager of Health Partnerships
    Garmin International
    • Tracked Session
    • Room: Maryland D
    Market-leading collaborations are pairing pharmaceuticals with personal connected health technologies to explore possibilites for improved adherence, new disease knowledge and a novel understanding of individual response to therapies that can inform personalized treatment decisions. Where are these partnerships today, and what are their most ambitious goals for the future?...
    Speaker(s)
    Panelist
    Jeff Boutelle
    Head of Customer Facing Strategy
    UCB
    Moderator
    Dr.  Kamal Jethwani
    Senior Director, Connected Health Innovation
    Partners HealthCare, Connected Health Innovation
    Panelist
    Suzanne Wilmot
    Director of Patient Adherence and Copay Services
    Novartis Pharmaceuticals
    • Tracked Session

    Monday, December 12, 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

    • Room: Cherry Blossom Ballroom
    PART 2 of Accelerating Precision Medicine Workshop Following the Main Stage Panel of experts discussing opportunities and barriers to accelerating precision medicine, stakeholders are invited to join an interactive dialogue about technology barriers that are keeping Precision Medicine from moving forward quickly. Attendees are invited to bring their expertise and join... ...read more...
    Speaker(s)
    Moderator
    Rick Cnossen
    GM Global Health IT Solutions
    Intel
    Sponsored by:

    • Tracked Session

    Monday, December 12, 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

    • Room: Potomac C
    The value of personal connected health is rooted in its potential to provide engaging, informative and convenient opportunities for health improvement, tailored to the individual. The panelists in this session are patients and advocates active in their own care or the care of a loved one, whoe experiences demonstrate the... ...read more...
    Speaker(s)
    Panelist
    Ms  Amanda Greene
    Patient Advocate
    Panelist
    Catherine Rose PhD
    Director of Staff Development
    Skanska
    Moderator
    Ms  Jan Oldenburg
    Principal
    Oldenburg Consulting
    Panelist
    Ms  Katie McCurdy
    UX Designer & Patient
    Katie McCurdy Experience Design
    Panelist
    Mr.  Kevin Fowler
    President/Consultant, " The Voice of the Patient, Inc."
    Kidney Health Initiative, Patient Family Partnership Council
    • Tracked Session
    • Room: Potomac D
    With chronic pain estimated to impact about 20% of adults globally, and abuse of opioid painkillers at epidemic levels in the US, research into technology-enabled approaches to treating pain and addiction could not be more important. In this session, researchers will provide an overview of their studies, the technologies they... ...read more...
    Speaker(s)
    Moderator
    Dr.  Lisa Marsch
    Director
    Dartmouth Center for Technology and Behavioral Health
    Panelist
    Dr.  Shai Gozani M.D., Ph.D.
    President & CEO
    NeuroMetrix
    • Super Session

    Monday, December 12, 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

    • Room: Prince George Exhibition Hall
    Join attendees, exhibitors, sponsors, and speakers on the exhibit floor for drinks, hors d'oeuvres, networking, and special presentations. ...
    • Reception

    Tuesday, December 13, 9:00 AM - 9:05 AM

    • Room: Potomac AB
    Speaker(s)
    Speaker
    Patricia Mechael
    Executive Vice President
    Personal Connected Health Alliance
    • Main Stage

    Tuesday, December 13, 9:05 AM - 9:20 AM

    • Room: Potomac AB
    Over 20 years ago, Partners HealthCare embarked on a journey to explore the application of technology to improve care delivery,  in an era when telehealth was perceived as the lunatic fringe.  Today, connected health is mainstreaming and service offerings abound from unusual market entrants, such as Walgreens and CVS, startup... ...read more...
    Speaker(s)
    Speaker
    Joseph Kvedar MD
    Vice President, Connected Health
    Partners HealthCare
    • Keynote

    Tuesday, December 13, 9:20 AM - 9:35 AM

    • Room: Potomac AB
    Keynote presentation...
    Speaker(s)
    Speaker
    Peter Levin
    Co-founder & CEO
    Amida Technology Solutions
    • Keynote

    Tuesday, December 13, 9:35 AM - 9:50 AM

    • Room: Potomac AB
    Speaker(s)
    Speaker
    Ms  Reena Sangar
    Digital Lead
    Ipsos Healthcare
    • Main Stage

    Tuesday, December 13, 9:50 AM - 10:10 AM

    • Room: Potomac AB
    Speaker(s)
    Speaker
    Dr.  Michael Birt
    Senior Advisor, Academy for Healthy Longevity
    Personal Connected Health Alliance
    Speaker
    Dr.  Victor Dzau
    President
    National Academy of Medicine
    • Main Stage

    Tuesday, December 13, 10:10 AM - 10:30 AM

    • Room: Potomac AB
    Speaker(s)
    Speaker
    Dr.  Vindell Washington MD, MHCM, FACEP
    National Coordinator for Health Information Technology
    ONC
    • Main Stage

    Tuesday, December 13, 10:45 AM - 4:00 PM

    • Room: Prince George Exhibition Hall
    • Tracked Session
    Presentations:
    • Room: Connected Health Pavilion - Center Stage
    • Tuesday, December 13
      10:45 AM - 11:00 AM
    Speaker(s)
    Speaker
    Mr  Daniel Hart
    President, YourCareUniverse
    MEDHOST, Inc.
    • Tracked Session
    • Room: Connected Health Pavilion - Left Stage
    • Tuesday, December 13
      10:45 AM - 11:00 AM
    Speaker(s)
    Speaker
    Matt Park
    VP Sales
    dacadoo
    Sponsored by: Dacadoo
    • Tracked Session
    • Room: Connected Health Pavilion-Left Stage
    • Tuesday, December 13
      11:10 AM - 11:25 AM
    Speaker(s)
    Moderator
    Ms  Gillian Christie
    Health Innovation Manager
    Vitality
    Panelist
    Ms  Gillian Christie
    Health Innovation Manager
    Vitality
    Speaker
    Ms  Gillian Christie
    Health Innovation Manager
    Vitality
    • Tracked Session
    • Room: Connected Health Pavilion - Center Stage
    • Tuesday, December 13
      11:10 AM - 11:50 AM
    Speaker(s)
    Panelist
    Dr  Charlotte Yeh
    Dr. Charlotte Yeh is the Chief Medical Officer for AARP Services, Inc.,
    AARP Services, Inc.
    Moderator
    Ms  Laurie Orlov
    Founder and Principal Analyst
    Aging in Place Technology Watch
    Panelist
    Ms  Mary Furlong
    Professor, Santa Clara University, Founder What's Next Boomer Business Summit
    Mary Furlong & Associates
    • Tracked Session
    • Room: Connected Health Pavilion-Left Stage
    • Tuesday, December 13
      11:35 AM - 11:55 AM
    Speaker(s)
    Speaker
    Dr.  Raymond Ownby
    Professor and Chair
    Nova Southeastern University & Enalan Communications, Inc.
    Poster Presenter
    Dr.  Raymond Ownby
    Professor and Chair
    Nova Southeastern University & Enalan Communications, Inc.
    • Tracked Session
    • Room: Connected Health Pavilion-Left Stage
    • Tuesday, December 13
      12:00 PM - 12:15 PM
    Speaker(s)
    Speaker
    Mr.  Rajendra Pratap Gupta
    Chairman
    Personal Connected Health Alliance - India
    • Tracked Session
    • Room: Connected Health Pavilion-Left Stage
    • Tuesday, December 13
      1:40 PM - 1:55 PM
    Speaker(s)
    Speaker
    Dr.  RAMYA PALACHOLLA
    Postdoctoral Research Fellow
    Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts General Hospital, Partners Connected Health
    • Tracked Session
    • Room: Connected Health Pavilion - Center Stage
    • Tuesday, December 13
      2:05 PM - 2:20 PM
    Speaker(s)
    Speaker
    Mr.  James Tong
    Engagement Manager
    IMS Health
    Sponsored by: IMS Health
    • Tracked Session
    • Room: Connected Health Pavilion-Left Stage
    • Tuesday, December 13
      2:05 PM - 2:20 PM
    Speaker(s)
    Speaker
    Ms  Cara Silva MPH
    Director of Programs
    YTH (Youth+Tech+Health)
    Speaker
    Mr  James Lykens
    Program Associate
    YTH
    Speaker
    Ms  Molly Pilloton
    Digital Innovations Officer
    YTH
    • Tracked Session
    • Room: Connected Health Pavilion - Main Stage
    • Tuesday, December 13
      2:55 PM - 3:10 PM
    Speaker(s)
    Speaker
    Mr  Blair Baker
    Vice President, Product Strategy
    MEDHOST
    • Tracked Session

    Tuesday, December 13, 11:00 AM - 2:30 PM

    • Room: Azalea 1
    This workshop will review and analyze experiences from countries outside the United States that are seeking to advance the deployment of interoperable connected health services in public healthcare systems, that are driving the adoption of international standards including Continua Guidelines, and are creating the conditions for public demand.   Critical elements... ...read more...
    Speaker(s)
    Speaker
    Horst Merkle
    Director Information Management Systems Diabetes Care
    Roche Diagnostics
    Speaker
    Lars Roland
    Mode 2 Architect
    Norwegian Directorate of Health
    Speaker
    Mr.  Matthew Hein
    International Trade Specialist
    U.S. Department of Commerce/International Trade Administration/Manufacturing/Office of Health and Information Technology
    Moderator
    Michael Strubin
    EU Programme Director
    Personal Connected Health Alliance
    Speaker
    Mojca Cargo
    mHealth Senior Market Engagement Manager
    GSMA
    Speaker
    Rajendra Gupta
    Advisor
    Ministry of Health & Family Welfare (IN)
    Speaker
    Stefan Gustavsson
    Strategist, Architecture & Governance
    Inera
    Speaker
    Steve Posnack
    Director
    Office of Standards and Technology
    Speaker
    Tagami Shinsuke
    Assistant General Manager, Innovative Business Development
    SHARP
    • Tracked Session

    Tuesday, December 13, 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

    • Room: Potomac 1-3
    ** This event requires a separate registration and add-on fee. It is NOT included with General Conference Passes" A Disruptive Women in Health Care Roundtable: Tackling Brain Health Women. We bring home the bacon and freeze our eggs. We learn from an early age how to multi-task (in heels while walking backwards—you... ...read more...
    Speaker(s)
    Panelist
    Dr.  Corinna Lathan
    Chief Executive Officer
    AnthroTronix
    Panelist
    Glenna Crooks
    Founder and CEO
    SageLife, LLC
    Panelist
    Meryl Comer
    President and CEO
    Geoffrey Beene Foundation Alzheimer’s Initiative
    Moderator
    Robin Strongin
    Founder and Creator
    Disruptive Women in Health Care
    Sponsored by:

    • Co-Located Event

    Tuesday, December 13, 12:30 PM - 1:15 PM

    • Room: Potomac D
    Texting is a simple, proven approach to increasing engagement and encouraging healthy behaviors. This ‘best practices’ panel discussion will tell you everything you need to know to establish a text-based health intervention in a low-resource environment.  ...
    Speaker(s)
    Panelist
    Dr  Alain Labrique.
    Associate Professor
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
    Moderator
    Ms  Alice Lin Fabiano
    Director, Global Community Impact
    Johnson & Johnson
    Panelist
    Cecilia Corral
    Co-founder & VP of Product
    CareMessage
    • Tracked Session
    • Room: Maryland C
    While personal data is created, exchanged, analyzed and shared in increasing quantities, both its risk and value to consumers is becoming clear. How can consumers’ data be adequately accessible to them, controlled by them, and protected when they choose to share it. What steps can (or should?) be taken to... ...read more...
    Speaker(s)
    Panelist
    Mr.  Dale Jessop
    CTO
    Exco InTouch
    Panelist
    David Harlow
    Principal
    The Harlow Group LLC
    Moderator
    Tom Sullivan
    Editor-in-Chief
    Healthcare IT News
    • Tracked Session
    • Room: Potomac C
    Personal Connected health holds promise for improving access, engagement and outcomes in behavioral health—where healthcare’s failings are notorious. In this evidence review session, hear new case studies and research involving telehealth and mHealth enabled approaches to behavioral health. ...
    Speaker(s)
    Moderator
    Charles Curie
    Principal
    The Curie Group, LLC
    Panelist
    Heather Patrick
    Senior Director, Principal Behavioral Scientist
    Envolve PeopleCare
    Panelist
    Manuel Castro
    Chief Clinical Officer of Behavioral Health
    Carolinas Healthcare System
    Panelist
    Scott Cousino
    CEO
    myStrength, Inc.
    • Workshop
    • Room: Maryland D
    The Internet of Things (IoT) is Revolutionizing healthcare and poses a huge growth opportunity to unlock new revenues from existing products and services.  Inspire new working practices and processes, change and create new business models and strategies.  A critical path to improving healthcare efficiency and reducing costs is unlocking the... ...read more...
    Speaker(s)
    Panelist
    Adam Pellegrini
    VP, Digital Health
    Fitbit
    Panelist
    Bob Bilbruck
    CEO
    Directed IoT (A Division of B2 Group)
    Panelist
    Mr.  Chintan Gohil
    Managing Partner
    Verizon Healthcare IoT
    Panelist
    James Mault MD, FACS
    Chief Medical Officer and VP
    Qualcomm Life
    Panelist
    Karthik Ranjan
    Director, Healthcare Tech
    ARM
    Sponsored by:

    • Tracked Session

    Tuesday, December 13, 1:30 PM - 2:15 PM

    • Room: Potomac D
    Apps, devices, platform solutions are available to help patients and providers in managing diabetes, but lack of convenience persists for people living with and treating this chronic disease. Join our panel as they explore the possibilities for better connectivity, communications, insights and disease control through the use of personal connected... ...read more...
    Speaker(s)
    Moderator
    Ms  Anna McCollister-Slipp
    Co-Founder
    Galileo Analytics
    Panelist
    Horst Merkle
    Director Information Management Systems Diabetes Care
    Roche Diagnostics
    Panelist
    James Mault MD, FACS
    Chief Medical Officer and VP
    Qualcomm Life
    • Tracked Session
    • Room: Maryland D
    The Global to Local Initiative takes an inclusive, collaborative approach to improving individual and community health, encompassing public health agencies, insurers, providers, municipalities and a global health consortium. The initiative encompasses goals ranging from improving individual and community outcomes, to decreasing cost and promoting economic development, in two Washington state... ...read more...
    Speaker(s)
    Moderator
    Adam Taylor
    Executive Director
    Global to Local
    Panelist
    Dan Dixon
    Senior Executive and VP of Public Affairs
    Providence Health & Services
    Panelist
    Dr.  Frances Broyles
    Medical Director of Diabetes/Endocrinology and Nutrition
    Swedish Medical Group
    Panelist
    Lisa Cohen
    Executive Director
    Washington Global Health Alliance
    • Tracked Session
    • Room: Potomac C
    The usefulness of personal connected health tools neither guarantees innovation of necessary solutions, nor adoption of new technologies. In this session, hear from organizations fueling personal connected health innovation, economic development and adoption of personal connected health technologies, as they explore the questions ‘when does innovation thrive?’ and ‘how can... ...read more...
    Speaker(s)
    Moderator
    Anuj Desai
    Vice President Market Development
    New York eHealth Collaborative
    Panelist
    Chris Talbot
    Qualcomm Life
    Panelist
    Laurance Stuntz
    Director
    Massachusetts eHealth Institute
    Panelist
    Ms  Michelle Ouellette
    Senior International Trade Specialist
    U.S. Department of Commerce, US Commercial Service
    • Tracked Session
    • Room: Maryland C
    This session examines the near-term future of digital behavioral health -- the use of information technologies, smartphones, mobile applications, high-definition video visits, and sensor technology -- to provide personalized health consultation, care, and education, remotely, both to support patients with mental health and related neurological disorders, and  to help caregivers avoid... ...read more...
    Speaker(s)
    Panelist
    Allan Murphy Bruun
    CEO and Co-Founder
    AidCube
    Panelist
    Ms  Denise M. Kalos
    Chief Operating Officer
    Affirmativ Health
    Moderator
    Mr.  Julius Schillinger
    Senior Director, Human Resources
    Gateway Learning Group
    Panelist
    Mr  Steve Blake
    Chief Clinical Operations Officer
    Lyra Health
    • Tracked Session

    Tuesday, December 13, 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM

    • Room: Baltimore 1-2
    Healthcare stakeholders agree that there is not a robust body of documented digital health evidence.  Health Systems are spending resources to pilot initiatives in a vacuum without knowing what other health systems have tried, while health care startups are suffering from "death by pilot," without standards across health systems to... ...read more...
    Speaker(s)
    Speaker
    Amy Sheon, PhD, MPH
    Executive Director, Urban Health Initiative
    Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
    Speaker
    Andrew Truscott
    Managing Director
    Accenture
    Speaker
    Ashish Atreja
    Chief Technology Innovation and Engagement Officer, Medicine
    Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
    Speaker
    Gregory Downing, DO, PhD
    Executive Director for Innovation
    HHS
    Speaker
    Jeet Barmecha, MD
    Chief Innovation Officer
    SBH Health
    Speaker
    Mr  John Sharp
    Senior Manager, Consumer Health IT
    Personal Connected Health Alliance
    Speaker
    Kaylan Baban, MD, MPH
    Medical Director of Digital Health Optimization
    George Washington University Medical Faculty Associates
    Speaker
    Mandi Bishop
    Chief Evangelist & Co-Founder
    Aloha Health
    Speaker
    Maria Gotsch
    CEO
    Partnership Fund for New York City
    Speaker
    Maulik Majmudar
    Associate Director, Healthcare Transformation Lab
    Massachusetts General Hospital
    Speaker
    Mr  Mony Weschler
    Chief Applications & Innovation Strategist
    Montefiore
    Speaker
    Neil Carpenter
    VP LifeBridge Strategic Planning and Research
    LifeBridge Health
    Speaker
    Pravene Nath
    Chief Digital Officer
    Stanford Health Care
    Sponsored by:

    • Tracked Session

    Tuesday, December 13, 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM

    • Room: Maryland C
    How can organizations and providers develop viable, robust telehealth business lines? This workshop will focus on the key business decision points and legal considerations that organizations and providers should address when building a telemedicine program, and will delve into design thinking as an approach to quickly building, scaling and implementing... ...read more...
    Speaker(s)
    Speaker
    Mr.  Nathaniel Lacktman
    Partner, Head of Telemedicine and Virtual Care Practice
    Foley & Lardner LLP
    Speaker
    Ms  Sarah Sossong
    Director, Center for Telehealth
    Massachusetts General Hospital
    • Workshop
    • Room: Potomac C
    In March 2016, Secretary of Health and Human Services Sylvia Burwell announced that companies that provide 90 percent of electronic health records used by hospitals nationwide, as well as the largest health care systems in the country, and key professional associations and stakeholder groups agreed to implement three core commitments... ...read more...
    Speaker(s)
    Speaker
    Mark Savage
    Director, health information technology policy and programs
    National Partnership for Women & Families
    Speaker
    Omri Shor
    MediSafe Project
    Speaker
    Victoria Tiase
    Director - Informatics Strategy
    New York Presbyterian Hospital
    Speaker
    Dr.  Vindell Washington MD, MHCM, FACEP
    National Coordinator for Health Information Technology
    ONC
    • Tracked Session
    • Room: Potomac D
    Precision medicine is at the cutting-edge of digital health technology.  A multi-disciplinary panel of medical, bioinformatics, privacy and security, and legal experts will explore the unique challenges encountered when implementing programs in precision medicine addressing innovations in precision medicine; new ways to identify and reduce risks and potential liability; the state of... ...read more...
    Speaker(s)
    Panelist
    Arthur Peabody
    Principal
    Law Office of Arthur E. Peabody Jr. PLLC
    Speaker
    Dr.  Elizabeth Baca
    Senior Health Advisor
    Governor's Office of Planning and Research
    Speaker
    India Hook-Barnard
    Director of Research Strategy
    University of California, San Francisco
    Speaker
    Kathryn Coburn
    Partner
    Murphy Cooke Kobrick LLP
    Speaker
    Lucy Thomson Esq. MS CISSP CIPP
    Principal
    Livingston PLLC
    Speaker
    Dr.  Nephi Walton M.D., M.S.
    Biomedical Informaticist, Clinical Genetics Fellow
    Washington University School of Medicine
    • Workshop
    • Room: Maryland D
    Conducting Connected Health research poses its own set of unique challenges. Our panel of leading experts from Partners Connected Health will share tips, best practices and cautionary tales to help you design and conduct studies that provide maximum value and insight. Using real-world examples, we will explore critical questions like,... ...read more...
    Speaker(s)
    Panelist
    Dr.  Amanda Centi
    Project Manager
    Partners HealthCare, Connected Health Innovation
    Moderator
    Dr.  Kamal Jethwani
    Senior Director, Connected Health Innovation
    Partners HealthCare, Connected Health Innovation
    Panelist
    Dr.  RAMYA PALACHOLLA
    Postdoctoral Research Fellow
    Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts General Hospital, Partners Connected Health
    Panelist
    Dr.  Stephen Agboola
    Associate Director, Research and Analytics, Partners Connected Health
    Partners HealthCare, Connected Health Innovation
    Handout(s)
    • Workshop

    Tuesday, December 13, 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

    • Room: Potomac 1-3
    • Tracked Session

    Tuesday, December 13, 4:15 PM - 5:15 PM

    • Room: Potomac D
    Family caregivers are on the front lines of daily care for chronic or seriously ill family members, but they often lack connection to medical care providers, information or feedback important to the provision of care; or even basic technology tools that could help resolve these issues. This session will explore... ...read more...
    Speaker(s)
    Moderator
    Jody Holtzman
    SVP, Thought Leadership
    AARP
    Panelist
    Laura Pugliese
    Deputy Director, Innovation Research
    HITLAB
    Panelist
    Sherwin Sheik
    Founder & CEO
    CareLinx
    Panelist
    Vera Rulon
    Healthcare Strategy & Thought Leadership
    • Super Session
    • Room: Potomac C
    Underserved consumers represent an important target in the vision for health equity as well as a market opportunity for innovative health technologists, and several critical sub-populations for cost containment in healthcare. This panel will look at the topic of health disparities from the humanitarian, business and healthcare perspectives, addressing the... ...read more...
    Speaker(s)
    Panelist
    Chris Christmas
    Chief Vision Officer
    Keep Livin
    Moderator
    Diane Adams
    Founder and Chair Emeritus, Health Informatics Information Technology Section
    American Public Health Association
    Panelist
    Luis Belen
    CEO
    National Health IT Collaborative
    Panelist
    Nicol Turner-Lee
    Fellow, Center for Technology Innovation
    Brookings Institution
    • Super Session

    Tuesday, December 13, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

    • Room: Potomac AB
    Join thought leaders, industry innovators, and attendees for drinks and hors d'oeuvres as we honor a very special friend and innovator of the PCHAlliance, Dr. Joseph Kvedar with the Digital Health Innovation Award!  ...
    Speaker(s)
    Speaker
    Joseph Kvedar MD
    Vice President, Connected Health
    Partners HealthCare
    Speaker
    Ms  Nancy Green
    Principal
    Verizon Healthcare
    Speaker
    Patricia Mechael
    Executive Vice President
    Personal Connected Health Alliance
    • Reception

    Wednesday, December 14, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

    • Room: Potomac 1-3
    Registration required. RSVP HERE The National Health IT Collaborative for the Underserved (NHIT Collaborative), in collaboration with National Human Genome Center at Howard University will be convening the "Third Annual NHIT Collaborative for the Underserved Conference: The Perfect Storm: Genomics, Precision Medicine, and Health IT Innovation - Opportunities in Underserved Communities," on December... ...read more...
    • Co-Located Event

    Wednesday, December 14, 10:30 AM - 4:45 PM

    • Room: Potomac C
    ** This event requires a separate registration and add-on fee. It is NOT included with a General Conference Pass ** This one-day workshop will consist of two panels that cover the  current policy, legal, and business environment, followed by a facilitated dialogue with representatives from the relevant Canadian and US regulatory... ...read more...
    Sponsored by:

    • Workshop