National HIPAA Summit XXVIII Features GDPR and New California Privacy Law Update; Early Bird Ends on 2/8
  • A Hybrid Conference and Internet Event
  • March 4 - 6, 2019
  • Media Partners: Harvard Health Policy Review and Health Affairs
  • Onsite at the Grand Hyatt Washington, Washington, DC
  • Online in Your Own Office or Home Live via the Internet with 24/7 Access for Six Months
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Daniel F. Gottlieb, JD
Partner and Co-leader, Global Privacy and Cybersecurity Practice, McDermott Will & Emery, Chicago, IL

Kate Heinzelman, JD
Counsel, Sidley Austin LLP; Former Deputy General Counsel, US Department of Health and Human Services; Former Special Assistant and Associate Counsel to President Barack Obama, Washington, DC

WASHINGTON DC USA -- HEALTHCARE UPDATE NEWS SERVICE™ -- JANUARY 23, 2019: The Twenty-Eighth National HIPAA Summit,, will be held March 4 - 6, 2019 at the Grand Hyatt Washington in Washington, DC. The Summit will be offered both onsite and live and archived for 6 months over the Internet.


Madhusudhan Annadata
Director, Division of National Standards, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, Baltimore, MDS

Mitchell Berger, MPH
Office of Policy, Planning and Innovation, Substance Abuse, and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), Rockville, MD

Marissa Gordon-Nguyen, MPH, JD
Senior Advisor for HIPAA Policy, Office for Civil Rights, US Department of Health and Human Services, Washington DC

Cora Han, JD
Senior Attorney, Division of Privacy and Identity Protection, Federal Trade Commission, Washington, DC

Jeanette Manfra, MA
National Protection & Programs Directorate, Asst Sec, Office of Cybersecurity, Depart of Homeland Security, Former Director for Critical Infrastructure Cybersecurity, National Security Council, the White House, Washington, DC

Deven McGraw, JD
General Counsel & Chief Regulatory Officer, Ciitizen Corporation, Former Deputy Director, Health Information Privacy, OCR, Former Director, Health Privacy Project, Center for Democracy & Technology, Redwood City, CA

Serena Mosley-Day, JD
Acting Senior Advisor for HIPAA Compliance and Enforcement, Office for Civil Rights, US Department of Health and Human Services, Former Assistant Regional Counsel, Social Security Administration, Atlanta, GA

Timothy Noonan, JD
Acting Deputy Director for Health Information Privacy, Office for Civil Rights, US Department of Health and Human Services, Washington, DC

Jules Polonetsky, JD
CEO, Future of Privacy Forum, Former CPO & SVP for Consumer Advocacy, AOL, Former CPO, DoubleClick, Former Consumer Affairs Commissioner, New York City, Former Member, New York State Assembly, Former Aide, Congressman Charles Schumer, Washington, DC

Donald Rucker, MD
National Coordinator for Health Information Technology, US Department of Health and Human Services, Former Chief Medical Officer, Siemens Healthcare, Washington, DC

Lucia Savage, JD
Chief Privacy & Regulatory Officer, Omada Health, Former CPO, Office of the National Coordinator for HIT, Former Senior Asst GC, UnitedHealthcare, Former GC, Pacific Business Group on Health, Washington, DC

Roger Severino, JD
Director, Office for Civil Rights, US DHHS, Former Director, DeVos Center for Religion and Civil Society, Institute for Family, Community and Opportunity, Heritage Foundation, Former Trial Attorney, Civil Rights Division, US DOJ, Washington, DC

  • Basic Training for Health care Privacy Professionals
  • Certified Cyber Security Architect (CCSASM) Professional Certification Training
  • OCR Director Roger Severino Keynote
  • FTC Sr Atty Cora Han Keynote
  • SAMHSA's Mitchell Berger Keynote
  • ONC Privacy and Security Policy Update
  • Patients Control of Health Data
  • Health Care Privacy in Context of Global Privacy
  • 21st Century Cures Act
  • Trends of Reportable Health Data Breaches
  • Chief Privacy Officers Best Practices Roundtable
  • Chief Security Officers Best Practices Roundtable
  • CMS Administrative Simplification Update
  • ACA Operating Rules Update
  • HIPAA Transactions: The Health Plan Perspective
  • HIPAA Transactions: The Hospital Perspective
  • HIPAA Transactions: The Physician Perspective
  • The DeVinci Project: A New Approach to Administrative Transactions
  • Compliance Concerns for new Business Associates
  • Blockchain Technology Privacy, Data Security and HIPAA Compliance
  • HIPAA and Artificial Intelligence (AI) in Healthcare
  • Health Plans are Covered Entities too
  • GDPR and new California Privacy Law Update
  • Performing Effective HIPAA Risk Assessments
  • Security Risk Analysis - By the Book
  • Practical Cybersecurity for Medical Devices
  • How to Respond to a Ramsomware Attack
  • Determining if your Vendor's Security Incident is a Breach
  • NIST CsF = Standard for HIPAA Compliance + Cybersecurity
  • Informatics: Applying Privacy and Security to HER
  • Research Data Governance: Best Practices and Case Study
  • Vendor Management in the Era of Big Data and Machine Learning
  • Analytics Innovations, including Security Safeguards in Protecting ePHI


Kate Black, JD
Global Privacy Officer and Senior Counsel, 23andMe, Former Health Privacy Attorney, Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT, Former Federal Policy Analyst, Center for Democracy & Technology, San Francisco, CA

John Boles
Director, Global Legal Technology Solutions, Ankura, Former Assistant Director, International Operations, FBI, Birmingham, AL

Steve Cagle, MBA
Chief Executive Officer, Clearwater Compliance, Executive Chairman, CMP Pharma, New York, NY

Nick Culbertson, MD
Co-founder and Chief Executive Officer, Protenus, Baltimore, MD

Erik Decker, MS
Chief Security and Privacy Officer, University of Chicago Medicine, Former Assistant Director, Information Security, Columbia University Medical Center, Chicago, IL

Josh DeFrain, MS
Chief Information Security Officer, Flatiron Health, Former Global Cyber Security Operations Director, Capital One, Washington, DC

Kristen Erbes, CIPP/US
Chief Privacy Officer, Cambia Health Solutions, Portland, OR

Daniel Fabbri, MS, PhD
Founder & Chief Executive Officer, Maize Analytics Inc., Assistant Professor, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN

Compliance and Privacy Officer, American College of Cardiology, Miami, FL

Tabatha George, JD
Associate, Fisher Phillips LLP, New Orleans, LA

Ellen Marie Giblin, JD, M Ed, CIPP/US/C/G
Chief Privacy Officer & Counsel, Privacy Hub, LLC, Former North American Privacy Officer, Philips, Former Head HIPAA Privacy Officer, Boston Children's Hospital, Boston, MA

Daniel F. Gottlieb, JD
Partner and Co-leader, Global Privacy and Cybersecurity Practice, McDermott Will & Emery, Chicago, IL

Tina Grande, MHS
Senior Vice President, Policy and Chair, Confidentiality Coalition, Healthcare Leadership Counsel, Washington, DC

Reg Harnish
Chief Executive Officer, GreyCastle Security, Fellow, National Cybersecurity Institute, Troy, NY

Nicholas Heesters, JD, CIPP
Health Information Privacy & Security Specialist, Office for Civil Rights, US Department of Health and Human Services, Former MIS Director, Delaware River and Bay Authority, Former VP, Technology Infrastructure, JP Morgan Chase, Washington, DC

Kate Heinzelman, JD
Counsel, Sidley Austin LLP, Former Deputy GC, US DHHS, Former Special Assistant and Associate Counsel, President Barack Obama, Washington, DC

David Holtzman, JD, CIPP
Vice President, Compliance, CynergisTek, Inc., Former Senior Adviser for HIT and the HIPAA Security Rule, Office for Civil Rights, HHS, Austin, TX

Pamela Hrubey, DrPH, CIPP-US, CCEP
Global Privacy and Data Protection Practice Leader and Managing Director, Crowe LLP; Former Chief Privacy Officer and Senior Ethics and Compliance Officer, Global Shared Services, Eli Lilly and Company, Indianapolis, IN

Kathy Jobes
Vice President Chief Information Security Officer, OhioHealth, Former VP, CISO, Sentara Healthcare, Former CISO, Bon Secours Health System, Former Information Security Officer, Shands, Teaching Hospital and Clinics (now UF Health), Columbus, OH

Thora A. Johnson, JD
Partner and Chair of Healthcare Practice, Venable, LLP, Baltimore, MD

Tatyana Kanzaveli
Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Open Health Network, Resident Mentor, 500 Startups, Chief Executive Officer, TEDxBayArea, Former USSR Chess Champion, San Francisco, CA

John Kelly, MHA
Principal Business Advisor, Edifecs, Managing Director, HealthIT LLC, Boston, MA

Anne Kimbol, JD, LLM, CIPP/US, CHPC
Assistant General Counsel and Chief Privacy Officer, HITRUST, Former General Counsel, Texas Health Services Authority, Frisco, TX

Sharon R. Klein, JD, CIPP/US
Partner and Chair, Privacy, Security and Data Protection Practice, Pepper Hamilton LLP, Irvine, CA

Gail Kocher, MPA
Director, National Standards, Blue Cross Blue Shield Association, Chicago, IL

Suzanne Lestina
Director, Administrative Simplification, American Hospital Association, Former Director Revenue Cycle MAP, HFMA, Washington, DC

John Mattison, MD
Chief Medical Information Officer, Kaiser Permanente, Faculty, Singularity University, Pasadena, CA

Heather McComas, PharmD
Director, Administrative Simplification Initiatives, American Medical Association, Former Professional Affairs Manager, National Association of Boards of Pharmacy (NABP), Chicago, IL

Thomas H. McCoy, MD
Director of Research, Center for Quantitative Health, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA

Jon Moore, MS, JD, HCISPP
Chief Risk Officer, Clearwater Compliance, New York, NY

Dayna Nicholson, JD, MPH
Counsel, Davis Wright Tremaine LLP, Los Angeles, CA

Uday O. Ali Pabrai, MSEE, CISSP
Chief Executive and Co-founder, ecfirst, (Home of HIPAA Academy), Irvine, CA

Nancy L. Perkins, MPP, JD
Counsel, Arnold & Porter, Washington, DC

William J. Roberts, JD
Partner, Shipman & Goodwin LLP, North American Privacy Lead, Interlaw, Hartford, CT

Deidre Rodriguez, MS, CIPP/US
Staff Vice President, Privacy and Compliance, Anthem; Co-Chair, Privacy and Security Workgroup, WEDI, Denver, CO

Tracey Scraba, MPH, JD
Vice President and Chief Privacy Officer, Aetna, Inc., Hartford, CT

President and Chief Security Officer, Semel Consulting LLC, Former VP Business Continuity & Compliance, Connecting Point of Las Vegas, Former CIO, Schuyler Hospital, Las Vegas, NV

Christina Solis, JD, MPH
Senior Legal Officer and Privacy Officer, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Houston, TX

Director of Security Services, TraceSecurity, Baton Rouge, LA

Chris Wargo, MBA
Managing Partner, Infolock, Washington, DC

Erin Weber
Director, Committee on Operating Rules for Information Exchange (CORE), CAQH -- Streamlining the Business of Healthcare, Washington, DC

Shane Whitlatch, MBA
Enterprise Vice President - National and Enterprise accounts, FairWarning, Inc., Saint Petersburg, FL

Rebecca L. Williams, RN, JD
Partner and Chair, Health Information Practice, Davis Wright Tremaine LLP, Seattle, WA


Adam Greene, JD, MPH
Partner and Co-chair, Health Information & HIPAA Practice, Davis Wright Tremaine LLP, HIPAA Summit Distinguished Service Award Winner, Former Senior Health Information Technology and Privacy Specialist, Office for Civil Rights, HHS, Washington, DC

Kirk J. Nahra, Esq.
Partner, Wiley Rein LLP, Editor, The Privacy Advisor, International Association of Privacy Professionals, Editorial Board, BNA Privacy & Security Law Report, Washington, DC

John C. Parmigiani
President, John C. Parmigiani and Associates, LLC, HIPAA Summit Distinguished Service Award Winner, Former Director of Enterprise Standards, HCFA, Ellicott City, MD

Iliana Peters, JD, LLM
Shareholder, Polsinelli, Former Acting Deputy Director, Health Information Privacy, Office for Civil Rights, US Department of Health and Human Services, Washington, DC

Robert M. Tennant, MA
Director, HIT Policy, Medical Group Management Association, Washington, DC





Accounting Professionals: Approved for up to 22.0 hours of NASBA CPE credits.

Attorneys: Approved for up to 14.00 Pennsylvania CLE Credits.

Compliance Professionals: This education activity has been submitted to the Compliance Certification Board (CCB) and is currently pending their review for approval of CCB CEUs.

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Pros: subject matter immersion; professional networking opportunities; faculty interaction

Watch the conference in live streaming video of plenary sessions and listen to audio of preconference and track sessions over the Internet and at your convenience at any time 24/7 for six months following the event.

The archived conference includes speaker Video and Audio and coordinated PowerPoint presentations.

Pros: Live digital feed and 24/7 Internet access for the next six months; accessible in the office, at home or anywhere worldwide with Internet access; avoid travel expense and hassle; no time away from the office.


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March 4 - 6, 2019

Grand Hyatt Washington
Washington, DC

In your own office or home live via the Internet
with 24/7 access for six months


For Summit registration information, visit, email, or call 800-503-7417.


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