Health Datapalooza VIII Features UK Secretary of State for Health Jeremy Hunt, PC, MP

Secure your spot today at the 8th Annual Health Datapalooza, the gathering place for people and organizations creating knowledge from data and pioneering innovations that drive health policy and practice. The Datapalooza takes place April 27-28, 2017 in Washington, D.C.

Join us at this exciting event and gain new knowledge on the use of health data to improve health outcomes, learn about the newest, most innovative and effective uses of health data, and network with peers offering diverse voices and perspectives in the field. Learn More.

Phone: 800-684-4549
Jeremy Hunt, PC, MP, Secretary of State for Health, Member of Parliament, London, UK

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WASHINGTON DC USA -- HIT/HIPAA UPDATE NEWS SERVICE™ -- FEBRUARY 8, 2017: The Eighth Health Datapalooza,, will be held April 26 - 28, 2017 at the Washington Hilton in Washington, DC. The event will be offered both onsite and live and archived for 6 months over the Internet.


Niall Brennan, MPP

Former Chief Data Officer and Director, Office of Enterprise Data and Analytics, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, US Department of Health and Human Services, Washington, DC

Niall Brennan is the former Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) Chief Data Officer and the former...Read Bio

Amy Compton-Phillips, MD

Executive Vice President and Chief Clinical Officer, Providence St. Joseph Health, Former Chief Quality Officer, Kaiser Permanente, Seattle, WA

Amy Compton-Phillips, M.D., is executive vice president and chief clinical officer for Providence St. Joseph H...Read Bio


Elizabeth Cohen
Senior Medical Correspondent, CNN's Health, Wellness and Medical Unit, and author of The Empowered Patient

Leonard D'Avolio, PhD
Co-founder and Chief Executive Officer, Cyft, Assistant Professor, Division of General Internal Medicine and Primary Care, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Former Lead, Million Veteran Program (Precision Medicine Initiative), Department of Veterans Affairs, Boston, MA

James Heywood
Chairman and Co-Founder, PatientsLikeMe, Chairman and Co-Founder, AoBiome, Co-Founder and Board Member, Genetic Networks, Co-Founder and Board Member, TheSocialMedwork, Boston, MA

Sachin H. Jain, MD, MBA, FACP
President and Chief Executive Officer, CareMore Health System, Consulting Professor, Stanford University School of Medicine, Loa Angeles, CA

Michael Leavitt
Founder and Chairman, Leavitt Partners, Former Secretary, US Department of Health and Human Services, Former Governor of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT

Rich McKeown
Chief Executive Officer, Leavitt Partners, Former Chief of Staff, US Department of Health and Human Services, Salt Lake City, UT

Rhonda M. Medows, MD
Executive Vice President, Population Health, Providence St. Joseph Health, Member, Physician-Focused Payment Model Technical Advisory Committee, US Department of Health and Human Services, Former Executive Vice President and Chief Medical Officer, UnitedHealth Group, Former Secretary, Florida Agency for Health Care Administration, Renton, WA

Cris Ross, MBA
Chief Information Officer, Mayo Clinic, Former Executive Vice President and General Manager, Clinical Interoperability, Surescripts LLC, Former Executive Vice President Product and Information Services, and Chief Information Officer, MinuteClinic, Former Chief Information Officer, United Behavioral Health, Minneapolis, MN

Jaewon Ryu, MD, JD
Executive Vice President, Chief Medical Officer, Geisinger Health System, Former President of Integrated Care Delivery, Humana, Danville, PA

Marcia Tal
Chief Executive Officer, Tal Solutions®, LLC, Former Executive Vice President, Citigroup, New York, NY

  • From Health Care to Health: Value-Based Systems Transformation
  • Consumer-Facing Technologies and Digital Health
  • The Promise and Challenge of Personalization and Precision
  • Seeing Health from the Outside In: Multi-Sector Data Sharing
  • What Works Internationally
  • Privacy, Security, and Consent


Luis Belén
Chief Executive Officer - National Health IT Collaborative for the Underserved

Luis Belén has founded and managed several initiatives that provide health-related solutions for underserved c...Read Bio

Mandi Bishop, M.A.
Chief Evangelist and Co-Founder - Aloha Health, Inc.

As the chief evangelist and co-founder of Aloha Health, Mandi Bishop is disrupting healthcare by making life a...Read Bio

David Carmouche, M.D.
Senior Vice President and President - Ochsner Health Network

Dr. Carmouche serves as Senior Vice-President and President of Ochsner Health Network...Read Bio

Susan Dentzer
President and Chief Executive Officer - The Network for Excellence in Health Innovation

Susan Dentzer is CEO at Network for Excellence in Health Innovation...Read Bio

Gregory Downing, D.O., Ph.D.
Executive Director for Innovation - U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Gregory Downing, D.O., Ph.D. is the Executive Director for Innovation in the Immediate Office of the Secretary...Read Bio

Margo Edmunds, Ph.D.
Vice President, Evidence Generation and Knowledge Translation - AcademyHealth

Margo Edmunds oversees AcademyHealth’s portfolios in information infrastructure, research translation and diss...Read Bio

Colin Hill, M.S
Chief Executive Officer - GNS Healthcare

Colin Hill co-founded GNS Healthcare in 2000 and has served as Chairman & CEO since then...Read Bio

Chief Information Officer - Tenet Healthcare

Liz Johnson is the nationally recognized and award-winning Chief Information Officer, Acute Care Hospitals & A...Read Bio

Tim Kelsey
Chief Executive Officer - Australian Digital Health Agency

Tim Kelsey was the first National Director for Patients and Information in NHS in England - a role which combi...Read Bio

Mike Long
Chief Executive Officer - Essence Group Holdings Corporation and Lumeris Corporation

An entrepreneur in health care, financial services and energy, Mike has led teams that built Continuum, a mult...Read Bio

Megan O'Boyle
Principal Investigator - Phelan-McDermid Syndrome Foundation

Megan O'Boyle is the parent of a 15-year-old daughter with Phelan-McDermid Syndrome (PMS). This diagnosis incl...Read Bio

Charles Ornstein
Senior Reporter - ProPublica

Charles Ornstein is a senior reporter at ProPublica, a nonprofit news organization in New York...Read Bio

Alison Rein, M.S.
Senior Director, Evidence Generation and Translation - AcademyHealth

Ms. Rein is a Senior Director for Evidence Generation and Translation at AcademyHealth, where she directs seve...Read Bio

Joshua Rosenthal, Ph.D.
Co-Founder and Chief Security Officer - RowdMap

Josh Rosenthal is the Co-Founder and CSO of RowdMap...Read Bio

Abdul Shaikh, Ph.D., MHSc
Director, Health Industries Practice - PricewaterhouseCoopers

Dr. Abdul Shaikh is a Director in PwC’s Health Industries Practice working with Federal health agencies, non-p...Read Bio

Vicki L. Shepard, M.S.W., A.C.S.W., M.P.A.
Vice President, Government and External Relations - Tivity Health

Vicki joined Healthways in September, 2004 and leads Government and External Relations. In her position with t...Read Bio

David Vinson
Founder and Chief Executive Officer - SocialWellth

David currently serves as Founder and CEO of SocialWellth, a leading
digital health curation services company...Read Bio





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