The Health Care Innovation Day (HCI-DC 2014) conference, “Igniting an Interoperable Health Care System,” co-hosted by the Gary and Mary West Health Institute and the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology, will bring together leading government agencies with industry experts, hospital leaders and patient advocates to drive medical interoperability. The Feb. 6, 2014 conference will be held at the Omni Shoreham Hotel in in Washington, D.C. and promises to be an exciting day.
HCI-DC 2014 will feature a top-tier of speakers, including bestselling author Malcolm Gladwell as the keynote speaker. Gladwell is the author of five New York Times bestsellers — The Tipping Point, Blink, Outliers, What the Dog Saw, and now, his latest, David and Goliath: Underdogs, Misfits and the Art of Battling Giants. The New Yorker staff writer has been named one of the 100 most influential people by TIME magazine and one of the Foreign Policy’s Top Global Thinkers. Join us to learn Gladwell’s thoughts on how interoperability can strengthen our nation’s healthcare system.
The agenda includes inspiring keynotes, innovative panels, special ignite talks and hot topic debates. Some of the featured speakers secured to-date include:
Karen DeSalvo, MD, National Coordinator for Health Information Technology
Jacob Reider, MD, Chief Medical Officer, Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC)
Nick Valeriani, Chief Executive, West Health
John D. Halamka, MD, MS, Chief Information Officer of Harvard Medical School, Chief Information Officer of Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Alistair Erskine, MD, Chief Clinical Informatics Officer, Geisinger Health System
Gregory Moore, MD, PhD, Chief Emerging Technology and Informatics Officer and Director of the Institute for Advanced Application, Geisinger Health System
Doug Fridsma, MD, PhD, Chief Science Officer & Director, Office of Science & Technology
Jeffrey E. Shuren, MD, JD, Director, Center for Devices and Radiological Health, Food and Drug Administration
Joseph Smith, MD, PhD, FACC, Chief Medical and Science Officer, West Health Institute
Glenn Tobin, PhD, Chief Executive Officer, Crimson, The Advisory Board Company
Michael Schatzlein, MD, Tennessee/Indiana Ministry Market Leader, Ascension Health; Chief Executive Officer, Saint Thomas Health
Michael Johns, MD, Chairman, Center for Medical Interoperability
Stephen Jones, FACHE, Chief Executive Officer, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital
Anna McCollister-Slipp, Co-Founder, Galileo Analytics
Jodi Daniel, JD, MPH, Director, Office of Policy and Planning, ONC
Harry Greenspun, MD, Senior Advisor for Health Care Transformation & Technology, Deloitte Center for Health Solutions
Sid Fuchs, President & Chief Executive Officer, MacAulay-Brown, Inc.
Johann Becker, RN, BSN, MAM, Director of Clinical Operations, Wellspan VNA Home Care
Dick Green, Former Chief Executive Officer, CableLabs
Joe Gray, PhD, Associate Director for Translational Research, OHSU Knight Cancer Institute
You can also find the latest information at www.hcidc.org.