Online Agenda

View the online agenda for detailed information about this year’s program, including all sessions and speakers.

Main Stage Plenary Sessions

Sunday, June 24, 8:45 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.

Will Evidence Matter in a World of Misinformation? And What is the Role of Media?

Attendees will have the opportunity to hear from experts in the media, policy, and research fields on the importance and role of evidence currently. Panelists will share insights and strategies on how attendees can most effectively disseminate their research results.

Supported in part by American Dental Association Health Policy Institute


Noam N. Levey

Noam N. Levey

National Healthcare Reporter - Los Angeles Time

Noam N. Levey is an award-winning national healthcare reporter for the Los Angeles Times, based in Washington,... Read Bio


Aaron Carroll
Author, Member

Aaron E. Carroll, MD, MS

Professor of Pediatrics and Associate Dean for Research Mentoring - Indiana University - School of Medicine

Dr. Aaron Carroll is a Professor of Pediatrics and Associate Dean for Research Mentoring at Indiana University... Read Bio


Terri Tanielian, M.A.

Senior Behavioral Scientist - RAND Corporation

Terri Tanielian is a senior behavioral scientist at the RAND Corporation. She also currently serves as the RAN... Read Bio


Chad Terhune

Senior Correspondent - Kaiser Health News and California Healthline

Chad Terhune, senior correspondent for Kaiser Health News and California Healthline, is an award-winning repor... Read Bio

Dora Hughes

Dora Hughes, M.D., M.P.H.

Senior Policy Advisor - Sidley Austin LLP

Dora Hughes, MD, MPH is a senior health policy advisor in Sidley Austin’s Government Strategies practice. She ... Read Bio

Monday, June 25, 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Innovation and the Future

This session will examine what’s happening on the cutting edge of innovation from the perspectives of technology and data, care transformation, and research. This innovation is disrupting the traditional model of research and creating new opportunities for collaboration, accelerating the pace and impact of health services research.


Board Member

Anne Beal, M.D., M.P.H.

Chief Patient Officer - Sanofi AcademyHealth Board Vice Chair

Anne C. Beal, M.D., M.P.H., is dedicated to improving health care in the US, particularly for vulnerable patie... Read Bio



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

Vice Chancellor for Health Data Science - Duke Health - Center for Actionable Health Data Science

Robert M. Califf, MD, MACC, is vice chancellor for health data science and director of Duke Forge, the Center ... Read Bio

Dave A. Chokshi

Dave A. Chokshi, M.D., M.Sc., FACP

Chief Population Health Officer - New York City Health + Hospitals (H+H)

Dave A. Chokshi, MD, MSc, FACP is Chief Population Health Officer at New York City Health + Hospitals (H+H)—th... Read Bio

Porsche Everson

Porsche Everson

President - Relevant Strategies LLC

Porsche’s professional experience spans public health, education, financial services, and social services, whi... Read Bio

Bruce Greenstein
Committee Member

Bruce Greenstein, BS, MS

CTO - U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)

Bruce D. Greenstein is the Chief Technology Officer (CTO) at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.... Read Bio