Health Datapalooza: A Community United by a Common Passion


Two men from two different worlds. United by a common passion.



Nothing about Us without Us: Toward Collective Self-Governance of Patient Support Groups' Data on Facebook
A massive security vulnerability was discovered which allowed PHI to be leaked from closed support groups on Facebook. In this session we'll discuss how a coalition of patients and security researchers faced this crisis and explore the need to develop a new model for collective data governance on social media. Learn More

Transformation to a Data Driven Culture Using Innovative, Non-Conventional Change Approach
Harris County Public Health is transforming and eliminating data silos across the organization, with the implementation of it's data warehouse platform. This centralized platform combined with an innovative change management approach is the key to HCPH's journey to becoming a data literate, data fluent, data-centric, and data-driven enterprise. Learn More

Small Tweaks, Big Results: How Small Changes in Health Care Can Mean Big Changes in Costs
Discussion of controlling costs in the U.S. health care system often focuses on massive systemic transformations. However, a new crop of health innovators are realizing that small changes in the way we access and manage care can target and address individual health care cost drivers - with big results. Learn More

AI in the Real World: Expectation Vs. Reality
A panel session to discuss the popular AI related expectations regarding healthcare and what the reality regarding these challenges look like. Discuss challenges related to disease detection, medicine discovery, clinical variation, population health and the real life evidence of how AI is making a difference in these fields today. Learn More

Women of Impact (WOI) Share Personal Stories of Innovations In Leadership
What role can leadership play in improving patient outcomes and delivering high quality health care? Join us as we focus on real- world mashups of leadership and health care innovation. Learn More

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Nick Adkins
Advisory Board Member - Cloudbreak Health;

Mandi Bishop
Senior Research Director Analyst - Gartner

Paul Black
Chief Executive Officer and Director - Allscripts

Atul Butte
Distinguished Professor and Director - Bakar Computational Health Sciences Institute

Jodi Daniel
Partner - Crowell & Moring

Shannon Dowler
Chief of Community Medicine and Ambulatory Population Health - Mission Health System

Letitia Dzirasa
Health Innovation Officer - Fearless Solutions

Emily Kramer-Golinkoff
Co-Founder - Emily's Entourage

Peter Lee
Corporate Vice President - Microsoft Healthcare

Vivian Lee
President, Health Platforms - Verily

Doug Lindsay
Founder - Doug Says LLC

Jennifer Miller
Founder - Bioethics International

Peter Orszag
Head of North American M&A and Vice Chairman of Investment Banking - Lazard

Todd Park
Co-Founder and Executive Chairman - Devoted Health

Casey Quinlan
Chief Message Officer - Mighty Casey Media

Don Rucker, M.D.
National Coordinator for Health Information Technology - U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)

Darshak Sanghavi
Chief Medical Officer and Senior Vice President of Translation - OptumLabs

Anil Sethi
CEO - Ciitizen

Ed Simcox
Chief Technology Officer and Acting Chief Information Officer - U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)

Lisa Suennen
Managing Partner - Venture Valkyrie, LLC

Kristen Valdes
Founder and CEO - b.well Connected Health

Derek Williams, M.D.
Associate Medical Director - Providence Medical Associates

Hal Wolf
President & CEO - HIMSS