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Updated as of December 17, 2020 and subject to change.

Tuesday, February 16, 2021
Time Activity
10:30 – 10:40 a.m. ET

Live Opening Plenary
Welcome

Sachin Jain Headshot
Committee Member, Presenter

Sachin Jain, M.D., M.B.A., FACP

President and Chief Executive Officer - SCAN Group and SCAN Health Plan

Sachin (pronounced SUCH-in) H. Jain, MD, MBA became president and CEO of SCAN Group and Health Plan on July 1,... Read Bio

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Presenter

Shannon (Sartin) West

Chief Technology Officer - Center for Medicare & Medicaid Innovation

Shannon Sartin is the Chief Technology Officer at the Center for Medicare & Medicaid Innovation. Read Bio

10:40 – 11:10 a.m. ET Live Opening Keynote
11:10 – 11:40 a.m. ET

Live Opening Plenary Panel
Addressing Health Inequity

Moderator:

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Committee Member

André Blackman

Founder and CEO - Onboard Health

André is the Founder and CEO of Onboard Health, a specialized executive search and advisory firm focused on c... Read Bio

Panelists:

Toyin Ajayi Headshot
Presenter

Toyin Ajayi, M.D., M.Phil.

Chief Health Officer - Cityblock Health

Dr. Ajayi, board certified in family medicine, is Chief Health Officer of Cityblock Health, the first tech-dri... Read Bio

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Presenter

Ivor Horn, M.D., M.P.H.

Director, Health Equity and Product Inclusion - Google

Dr. Ivor Braden Horn has over 20+ years of experience as an executive in health systems, academic, and venture... Read Bio

Lauren Powell
Presenter

Lauren Powell, M.P.A., Ph.D.

President & CEO - The Equitist

Recently named among Fortune's 40 Under 40 in Healthcare, Dr. Lauren Powell is the President & CEO of The Equi... Read Bio

11:40 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. ET Live Keynote
12:00 – 12:30 p.m. ET Lunch Break
12:30 – 1:30 p.m. ET

Pre-Recorded Breakout Sessions (w/ live chat)

  • Blueprints for Trust-Building and Health Data Sharing across Stakeholder Groups
  • Enhanced Research Environment: The Backbone to a Data-Driven COVID-19 Response
  • Streamlining Data: The Nation’s First Statewide Real-Time COVID Capacity Center
  • Data to Inform Patient Care in the Era of COVID Rapid Fire Session: Telehealth
  • New Threats to Data Privacy and Security Rapid Fire Session
  • Addressing Structural Racism for the Health of Young People and the Nation
1:30 – 2:30 p.m. ET

Virtual Exhibit Hall; Posters; Networking

  • Poster Session: Data to Inform Patient Care in the Era of COVID
  • Poster Session: New Threats to Data Privacy and Security
  • Poster Session: Acknowledging the Global Context
  • Poster Session: Confronting Racism and Inequities in Health
2:30 – 3:30 p.m. ET

Pre-Recorded Breakout Sessions (w/ live chat)

  • The Sky Is (NOT) Falling: Addressing Fears about Patient Access to Health Data
  • COVID-19 Research Database: 1500+ Researchers Using Rwd to Mitigate the Pandemic
  • Project Salus Medicare Claim Based Multi-Factor Risk Model for Severe Covid-19
  • Rapid Fire Session: Innovation and Analytics - Social Determinants of Health
  • Payers Are Driving Telehealth Momentum: Access, Utilization and Satisfaction
  • Understanding Medicaid and Chip: The Power of T-MSIS Data
  • Rapid Fire Session: Confronting Structural Racism - Outcomes/Population Focus
3:30 – 3:45 p.m. ET Break
3:45 – 4:15 p.m. ET

Live Plenary Panel
What's Next for the ACA and Health Reform

Moderator:

Sachin Jain Headshot
Committee Member, Presenter

Sachin Jain, M.D., M.B.A., FACP

President and Chief Executive Officer - SCAN Group and SCAN Health Plan

Sachin (pronounced SUCH-in) H. Jain, MD, MBA became president and CEO of SCAN Group and Health Plan on July 1,... Read Bio

Panelist:

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Presenter

Kathleen Sebelius, M.B.A.

President and CEO - Sebelius Resources LLC

Kathleen Sebelius is one of America’s foremost experts on national and global health issues, human services, a... Read Bio

4:15 – 4:45 p.m. ET

Live Plenary Panel
Implicit Bias in Health Care

Moderator:

Ziad Obermeyer
Presenter

Ziad Obermeyer, M.D., M.Phil.

Blue Cross of California Distinguished Professor of Health Policy and Management in the School of Public Health - UC Berkeley

Ziad Obermeyer is the Blue Cross of California Distinguished Professor of Health Policy and Management in the ... Read Bio

Panelists:

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Presenter

Kadija Ferryman, Ph.D.

Industry Assistant Professor - NYU’s Tandon School of Engineering

Kadija Ferryman is a cultural anthropologist who studies the ethical, social, cultural, and policy dimensions ... Read Bio

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Committee Member

Kistein Monkhouse, M.P.A.

Founder & CEO - Patient Orator

Kistein Monkhouse, MPA is the CEO & founder of Patient Orator, a digital health startup, that is using a mobil... Read Bio

TBD Additional Virtual Networking Opportunities
Details to come

 

Wednesday, February 17, 2021
Time Activity
10:30 – 10:50 a.m. ET Live Keynote
11:00 – 11:35 a.m. ET

Live Plenary Panel
The Ongoing COVID Response and Next Pandemic

Panelists:

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Presenter

John Brownstein, Ph.D.

Chief Innovation Officer - Boston Children’ Hospital

John Brownstein, Ph.D is Professor of Biomedical Informatics at Harvard Medical School and is the Chief Innova... Read Bio

Shereef Elnahal

Shereef Elnahal, MD, MBA

Chief Executive Officer - University Hospital in Newark, NJ

Dr. Shereef Elnahal is the President and Chief Executive Officer of University Hospital in Newark, NJ- a Level... Read Bio

11:40 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. ET

Live Keynote
Long Covid: How Becoming a Patient Shaped my Thinking as a Futurist

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Presenter

Maneesh Juneja

Digital Health Futurist

Maneesh Juneja is a Digital Health Futurist who explores the convergence of emerging technologies to see how t... Read Bio

12:00 – 12:30 p.m. ET Lunch Break
12:30 – 1:30 p.m. ET

Pre-Recorded Breakout Sessions (w/ live chat)

  • Applying Modern Health IT to Emergency Preparedness and Response
  • Rapid Fire Session: Patient Care in the Era of COVID - Data and Systems
  • Rapid Fire Session: Innovation and Analytics - Policy
  • Developing Real Public Trust in Institutions Rapid Fire Session
  • Rapid Fire Session: Ethical Responsibility of Health Systems
  • Data and Evidence Generation in Disaster Preparedness and Response
1:30 – 2:30 p.m. ET

Virtual Exhibit Hall; Posters; Networking

  • Poster Session: Innovation and Analytics to Inform Policy and Health System Choices
  • Poster Session: Developing Real Public Trust in Institutions
  • Poster Session: Ethical Responsibility of Health Systems: What Role for Transparency, Efficiency, and Capacity
  • Poster Session: The New Federalism: State and Local Actions in the Era of COVID
2:30 – 3:30 p.m. ET

Pre-Recorded Breakout Sessions (w/ live chat)

  • Get the Full Picture: Collaboratively Strategizing for Disaggregated Race/Ethnicity Data
  • Novel Ways of Generating and Returning Evidence to the Patient
  • Sdoh Insight and Action: Data Viz to Improve Population Health and Health Equity
  • Rapid Fire Session: Using Data to Impact Health Decisions in the Era of COVID
  • Has Fee-for-Service Failed Us?
  • Rapid Fire: Confronting Structural Racism - Social Determinants of Health Focus
3:30 – 3:45 p.m. ET Break
3:45 – 4:15 p.m. ET

Live Plenary Panel
What Does Racism Have To Do With Data And Health Policy?

Moderator:

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Presenter

Richard Besser, M.D.

President & CEO - Robert Wood Johnson Foundation

Richard E. Besser, MD, is president and CEO of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, a position he assumed in Ap... Read Bio

Panelists:

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Presenter

Julian Harris, M.D.

Partner - Deerfield Management

Julian Harris, M.D., is a Partner on the Healthcare Services team at Deerfield and joined the Firm in 2019. Read Bio

4:15 – 4:45 p.m. ET Keynote
TBD Additional Virtual Networking Opportunities
Details to come

 

Thursday, February 18, 2021
Time Activity
Throughout the Day Virtual Exhibit Hall; Posters; Networking
10:30 – 10:50 a.m. ET

Live Keynote
Rethinking Biomedical Innovation

Michelle McMurry-Heath
Presenter

Michelle McMurry-Heath, M.D., Ph.D.

President & CEO - Biotechnology Innovation Organization (BIO)

Michelle McMurry-Heath assumed the leadership of the Biotechnology Innovation Organization (BIO) as President ... Read Bio

10:50 – 11:30 a.m. ET

Live Plenary Panel
Interoperabilty's Last Chance

Moderator:

Shannon Sartin Headshot
Presenter

Shannon (Sartin) West

Chief Technology Officer - Center for Medicare & Medicaid Innovation

Shannon Sartin is the Chief Technology Officer at the Center for Medicare & Medicaid Innovation. Read Bio

Panelists:

Claudia Williams
Presenter

Claudia Williams

Chief Executive Officer - Manifest MedEx

Claudia Williams is the Chief Executive Officer of Manifest MedEx, bringing over 20 years’ experience catalyzi... Read Bio

11:40 a.m. – Noon ET

Live Keynote
Climate Change and Health

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Presenter

Francesca Dominici, Ph.D.

Co-Director - Harvard Data Science Initiative

Francesca Dominici is Clarence James Gamble Professor of Biostatistics, Population and Data Science at the Har... Read Bio

12:00 – 12:30 p.m. ET Lunch Break
12:30 – 1:30 p.m. ET

Pre-Recorded Breakout Sessions (w/ live chat)

  • How State All-Payer Claims Databases Inform Policy & Advance Practice in the COVID Era
  • How the Hacker Community Can Help Healthcare
  • Necessity Is the Mother of Invention – COVID-19 As a Force for Change in Health Care Data
  • Systemic Responses to Structural Racism
  • Using Data to Inform Innovative Maternal Care Delivery, Measurement, and Policy
  • Rapid Fire: The New Federalism - The Impact of State Policy Changes During COVID
  • Implementing the Consumer’s New Digital Front Door
  • The Future of Medicaid
1:30 – 1:45 p.m. ET Break
1:45 – 2:30 p.m. ET Live Plenary Panel
Capitol Hill Staffers: Perspectives from the Inside
2:30 – 3:30 p.m. ET

Pre-Recorded Breakout Sessions (w/ live chat)

  • Better Data, Better Care in the Era of COVID
  • Data Continuum: Federal, State, County, City, and System
  • Tech Equity Investment: Connecting the Dots between Communities, Health Delivery, & Policy
  • Rapid Fire Session: Innovation and Analytics - Data and Data Sets
  • Achieving Health Equity through Statewide Coordinated Care Networks
  • Building System-Wide Efforts to Reduce Low-Value Care
  • The Health of LGBTQI+ Populations: A New National Academy of Sciences Report

3:30 – 3:45 p.m. ET Break
3:45 – 4:05 p.m. ET Live Closing Keynote
4:10 – 4:45 p.m. ET

Live Closing Panel
Restoring Trust in Science and Evidence

Moderator:

Sudip Parikh Headshot
Presenter

Sudip Parikh, Ph.D.

Chief Executive Officer and Executive Publisher - American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS)

Sudip Parikh, Ph.D., became the 19th chief executive officer of the American Association for the Advancement o... Read Bio

Panelists:

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Presenter

Richard Baron, M.D., MACP

President and CEO - American Board of Internal Medicine and the ABIM Foundation

Dr. Baron, board certified in internal medicine and geriatrics, is President and Chief Executive Officer of th... Read Bio