There Is Still Time to Register for the Register for the Virtual eHealth Initiative Annual Meeting

Contact: Courtney Watson
Phone: 202-624-3270

WASHINGTON, DC USA -- HEALTHCARE UPDATE NEWS SERVICE™ -- JANUARY 25, 2021 : To view our full agenda, including executives from CVS Health, Amwell, Humana, Google Cloud, Fitbit, Verily Life Sciences, and Duke University, click here.

This meeting is free for eHI members and press. If you are not a member, you can purchase tickets or an individual membership at a reduced rate.


(All times EST)


Tuesday, January 26th


12:00 – 12:15 PM
Welcome Remarks


12:15 – 1:15 PM
Panel 1: Where We’ve Been & Where We’re Going: eHI 2021 & Beyond


• Interviews with eHI’s outgoing and incoming Board chairs:

o Amy McDonough – Senior Vice President & General Manager, Fitbit Health Solutions; Chair, eHealth Initiative Board of Directors

o Susan Turney, MD – President & Chief Executive Officer, Marshfield Clinic Health System; Chair Emeritus, eHealth Initiative Board of Directors


1:30 PM
Day 1 Concludes


Wednesday, January 27th


12:00 – 12:15 PM
Day 2 Introduction


12:15 – 1:15 PM
Panel 2: Prioritizing Health Equity in the COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution


• Moderator: 

Wanneh Dixon, Director, Strategy and Programs, eHealth Initiative

• Panelists:

o Damika Barr, JD – Head of Public Policy & Government Relations, Verily Life Sciences

o Anna Basevich – VP, Customer Success, Arcadia

o Diana Zuskov - Director, Market Planning, Government Healthcare & Public Health, LexisNexis Risk Solutions


1:15 – 2:15 PM              
Panel 3: Virtual Care Delivery During COVID-19 and Beyond


• Moderator: 

Jen Covich Bordenick, Chief Executive Officer, eHealth Initiative

• Panelists:

o Saurabha Bhatnager, MD – Chief Medical Officer & Head of Technology & Performance, United Healthcare

o Adam Pellegrini – Senior Vice President, Enterprise Virtual Care & Consumer Health, CVS Health

o Roy Schoenberg, MD – President & Chief Executive Officer, Amwell


2:30 PM
Day 2 Concludes


Thursday, January 28th


12:00 – 12:15 PM
Day 3 Introduction


• Senator Catherine Cortez Masto (D-NV)


12:15 – 1:15 PM
Panel 4: Protecting “Health-ish” Data: Balancing Innovation and Health Data Privacy

• Moderator: 

Alice Leiter, JD – Vice President & Senior Counsel, eHealth Initiative

• Panelists:

o Jodi Daniel, JD – Partner, Crowell & Moring

o Laura Hoffman, JD – Assistant Director, Federal Affairs, American Medical Association

o Liz Salmi – Senior Strategist, Research Communication, OpenNotes & Senior Multimedia 

Communications Director, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center


1:15 – 2:15 PM
Panel 5: Digital Health Policy: Have We Reached a Turning Point?


• Moderator: 

Catherine Pugh - Assistant Vice President, Policy, eHealth Initiative

• Panelists:

o Aashima Gupta – Director, Global Healthcare Strategy and Solutions, Google Cloud

o Matthew Roman – Chief Digital Strategy Officer, Duke University Health System

o Mona Siddiqui, MD – Senior Vice President, Clinical Strategy & Quality, Humana


2:30 PM
Annual Meeting Concludes