2018 Speaking Faculty


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Nebeyou Abebe
Nebeyou Abebe, MA, PMP
Senior Director, Health and Well-Being
Sodexo North America


Nadia Adams
Nadia Adams
Chief Operating Officer
Indiana University Center for Health Innovation and Implementation Science


Gale Adcock
Gale Adcock, RN, FNP
Chief Health Officer
SAS Institute


Sarika Aggarwal
Sarika Aggarwal, MD
Chief Medical Officer
Beth Israel Deaconess Care Organization


Zia Agha
Zia Agha, MD
Chief Medical Officer and Executive Vice President, Clinical Research, Medical Informatics, and Telehealth
West Health


James S. Agnew
James S. Agnew, MBA, RN
Vice President, Delivery
Banner Health


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Spencer Allen
Vice President and Employee Benefits Practice Leader
Insurance Office of America (IOA)


Rafael Amezcua
Rafael Amezcua, MD
Medical Director, Medicare
LA Care Health Plan


Robert E. Andrews
Robert E. Andrews
Chief Executive Officer
Health Transformation Alliance
former Chairman of the HELP Subcommittee of the House Committee on Education and the Workforce
US House of Representatives


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Deb Ault
President
Ault International Medical Management


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Jenny Babcock
Vice President, Medicaid Policy
Association of Community Affiliated Plans (ACAP)


Kathy Baker
Kathy Baker, RN, PhD, NE-BC
Nursing Director, Emergency Services and Resource Management, VCU Health; Adjunct Faculty, School of Nursing, Virginia Commonwealth University


Marilyn Bartlett
Marilyn Bartlett
Administrator, Health Care and Benefits Division
State of Montana


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Gary Becker
President
Becker Benefit Group


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Gary Bender
Chief Financial Officer
SISD Inc.


Marjorie Bessel
Marjorie Bessel, MD
Vice President and Chief Medical Officer, Community Delivery
Banner Health


Brooke Brownlow
Brooke Brownlow
Group Vice President, Total Rewards
H-E-B


Sunil Budhrani
Sunil Budhrani, MD
Chief Medical Officer and Chief Medical Informatics Officer
Innovation Health


Chet Burrell
Chet Burrell
President and Chief Executive Officer
CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield


Mark A. Caron
Mark A. Caron
Executive Vice President, Business Platforms and Solutions
Capital Blue Cross


Laura Finkelstein Chaise
Laura Finkelstein Chaise
Staff Vice President, Long Term Services and Supports
Centene Corporation


Dave Chase
Dave Chase
Institute CEO and Group Cofounder, Health Rosetta; Author: The CEO’s Guide to Restoring the American Dream


Gary Cohen
Gary Cohen
Vice President, Government Affairs
Blue Shield of California


Geoffrey Cole
Geoffrey Cole, MD
Executive Director, Operations
Piedmont Athens Regional


Jeffrey Conklin
Jeffrey Conklin
Vice President, Payer & Network Strategies, Adventist Health
President, Adventist Health Managed Care
President and Chief Executive Officer, Adventist Health Plan, Inc.


David Contorno
David Contorno
President
Lake Norman Benefits


Steven J. Corwin
Steven J. Corwin, MD
President and Chief Executive Officer
NewYork-Presbyterian


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Michael Costa
Deputy Commissioner of Medicaid
State of Vermont


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John Coster, PhD, RPh
Director, Division of Pharmacy, Center for Medicaid & CHIP Services (CMCS)
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) – invited


Alison L. Croke
Alison L. Croke, MHA
Vice President, Medicare-Medicaid Integration
Neighborhood Health Plan of Rhode Island


Jess Dalton
Jess Dalton
National Vice President, Post-Acute Care Continuum & Strategic Alignment
The Ensign Group


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Howard Danzig
President
Employers Committed to Control Health Insurance Costs (ECCHIC)


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Dawnavan S. Davis
Assistant Vice President of Community Health
MedStar Health


Susan Deane
Susan Deane, EdD, MSN, CNE
President, Board of Directors
CT League for Nursing


Susan DeLong
Susan DeLong
Assistant Superintendent, Personnel
Tippecanoe School Corporation


Ron Dewsnup
Ron Dewsnup
President and General Manager
Allegiance


Lillian Dittrick
Lillian Dittrick
Vice President of Population Health and Provider Analytics, Highmark Health;
Fellow, Society of Actuaries


Keith J. Dreyer
Keith J. Dreyer, MD
Vice Chairman of Radiology, Massachusetts General Hospital; Chief Data Science Officer, Departments of Radiology, Massachusetts General Hospital and Brigham and Women's Hospital


Laurel Durham
Laurel Durham, RN, MPH
Regional Director, Perinatal Services, Providence Women and Children's Services
Providence Health & Services


Leigh Ann Eagle
Leigh Ann Eagle
Executive Director, Living Well Center of Excellence (LWCE)
Mac, Inc


Deborah Elliott
Deborah Elliott, MBA, RN
Center for Nursing
Foundation of New York State Nurses, Inc.


Vincent Esposito
Vincent Esposito
Chief Operating Officer
Endeavor Plus, Inc.


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Gary Everling
Vice President, Strategy and Business Development
Hendricks Regional Hospital


Heather Farley
Heather Farley, MD
Director, Center for Provider Wellbeing
Christiana Care Health System


Paul Fronstin
Paul Fronstin
Director, Health Research and Education Program
Employee Benefits Research Institute (EBRI)


Michael Funk
Michael Funk
Vice President, Office of the Chief Medical Officer
Humana


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Robert Galli, MD
Professor, Chair Emeritus; Executive Director, TelEmergency
University of Mississippi Medical Center


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Karen Gast
Owner
K2 Benefits


Heidi L. Gautier
Heidi L. Gautier
Director of Strategic Markets
CBLPath, a SONIC Healthcare Company


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Bob Gearhart, Jr.
President
DCW Group


Patty Genday
Patty Genday, MBA, RN
Executive Director, Women's Services
Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC


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Bill Geraci
President
MAGIC Health Insurance Solutions


Joseph Giannini
Joseph Giannini, MSN, ANP-BC
Director of Advanced Practice Nursing Services
The University of Chicago Medicine


Joe Gifford
Joe Gifford, MD
Senior Vice President of Provider Markets
Lumeris


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Fred Goldstein
President
Accountable Health, LLC


William Goodman
William Goodman, MD
Chief Medical Officer and Vice President, Medical Affairs
Catholic Medical Center


James Grana
James Grana, PhD
Chief Analytics Officer
Rush Health


Chad Gray
Chad Gray, PT
Cert. MDT, Chief Executive Officer
Integrated Mechanical Care (IMC)


Mary Grealy
Mary Grealy
President
Healthcare Leadership Council (HLC)


Pamela Greenberg
Pamela Greenberg
President and Chief Executive Officer
Association for Behavioral Health and Wellness (ABHW)


Emily R. Griese
Emily R. Griese, PhD
Director, Collaborative Research, Health Services; Sanford Health; Assistant Scientist, Population Health, Sanford Research; Assistant Professor, Pediatrics, Sanford School of Medicine, University of South Dakota


Nelson L. Griswold
Nelson L. Griswold
President, Bottom Line Solutions, Inc.; Author, DO or DIE: Reinventing Your Benefits Agency for Post-Reform Success


Jason Gromley
Jason Gromley
Vice President
The Root Cause Coalition


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Scott Haas
Senior Vice President
USI Insurance Services


Diana Han
Diana Han, MD
Chief Medical Officer
G.E. Appliances, a Haier Company


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Troy Hanratty
President
Health 180


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Ben Harder
Ben Harder, Managing Editor and Chief, Health Analysis
U.S. News & World Report


Susan B. Hassmiller
Susan B. Hassmiller, PhD, RN, FAAN
Senior Advisor for Nursing
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation


Michael Heifetz
Michael Heifetz
Medicaid Director, Department of Health Services
State of Wisconsin


Robert R. Hinckley
Robert R. Hinckley
Executive Vice President, Strategy and Communications, Chief Strategy Officer
Capital District Physicians Health Plan, Inc. (CDPHP®)


Ellie Hollander
Ellie Hollander
President and Chief Executive Officer
Meals on Wheels America


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David Holmes, PhD
Collaborative Scientist, Biomedical Analytics and Computational Engineering Lab
Mayo Clinic


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Tom Hubbard
Vice President of Policy Research
Network for Excellence in Health Innovation (NEHI)


Gregory M. Jelinek
Gregory M. Jelinek
Executive Vice President, National Sales Director Treasury Management
PNC Healthcare; The PNC Financial Services Group


Mary Beth Jenkins
Mary Beth Jenkins
Chief Operating Officer and Senior Vice President, Insurance Services Division
UPMC Health Plan


Pramod John
Pramod John
Chief Executive Officer
Vivio Health


Cheri Johnson
Cheri Johnson, RNC-OB, BSN
Vice President, Perinatal Services
Woman’s Hospital


Stephanie Jorden
Stephanie Jorden
Director, US Value-Based Partnerships
Amgen, Inc.


Tatyana Kanzaveli
Tatyana Kanzaveli
Chief Executive Officer
Open Health Network


Brian Klepper
Brian Klepper, PhD
Principal
Worksite Health Advisors


Charles Koontz
Charles Koontz
Chief Digital Officer, GE Healthcare; President and Chief Executive Officer
GE Healthcare Digital


Igor Kozunov
Igor Kozunov, MBA, MHA
Chief Executive Officer
Wellness For Life Medical, LLC


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Ben Krambeck
Partner
BCR


Sue Lachenmayr
Sue Lachenmayr
State Program Coordinator, Living Well Center of Excellence
MAC, Inc.


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Craig Lack
President
ENERGI


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Deke Lape
Insurance Broker
Mitchell Insurance


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Lee Lewis
Assistant Vice President and Managing Director, Innovation Lab Practice
Arthur J. Gallagher


Maria Torchia LoGrippo
Maria Torchia LoGrippo, PhD, MSN, RN, NE-BC
Assistant Professor and Director, RN to BS Program, School of Nursing, Rutgers University; Project Director, Academic Progression for New Jersey Action Coalition


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Victoria E. Loner
Vice President, Accountable Care Services and Chief Operating Officer
OneCare Vermont


Karen Love
Karen Love
Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer
Community Health Choice


Josh Luke
Josh Luke, PhD
Healthcare Futurist; Faculty, University of Southern California; Contributor, Forbes; Author, Health-Wealth: Is Healthcare bankrupting your business? 5 Steps to Reduce Spending by 30%


John Mackey
John Mackey
co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Whole Foods Market; Author, The Whole Foods Diet: The Lifesaving Plan for Health and Longevity; Founder, Whole Planet Foundation


Laure Marino
Laure Marino, DNP, FNP-BC, GNP-BC
Family/Geriatric Nurse Practitioner; Assistant Professor, Doctor of Nursing Practice Program, West Virginia University; Chair, Leadership Team, West Virginia Action Coalition


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Anne Martino
Vice President, Consumer Insights, Innovation & Digital Marketing
Aurora Health Care


John Mattison
John Mattison, MD
Assistant Medical Director and Chief Health Information Officer
Kaiser Permanente Southern California


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Valerie Maziarz
Vice President, Human Resources
SavATree


Brian J. McGarry
Brian J. McGarry
Market President, Mid-Atlantic Region
Aetna


Bryan McIver
Bryan McIver, MD
Deputy Physician-in-Chief
Moffitt Cancer Center


Tom Meier
Tom Meier
Vice President, Market Solutions
Health Care Service Corporation (HCSC)


Gina Miranda-Diaz
Gina Miranda-Diaz, DNP, MPH, APHN-BC
Director and Health Officer, West New York & Guttenberg NJ, President, National Association of Hispanic Nurses New Jersey Chapter; Chair, Regulatory Committee, New Jersey Board of Nursing; Commissioner, Hudson Regional Health Commission


Lida Momeni
Lida Momeni
Contract Manager, Integrated Care Division, Medical Services Administration
Michigan Department of Health & Human Services


Molly Moore
Molly Moore
Director, Health Plan Performance and Strategy
Service Employees International Union (SEIU) 775 Benefits Group


Jason Morgan
Jason Morgan
Senior Manager, Health and Well-Being
Mars, Inc.


Susan Mosier
Susan Mosier, MD, MBA, FACS
Secretary, Kansas Department of Health and Environment; Medicaid Director
State of Kansas


Jeff M. Myers
Jeff M. Myers
President and Chief Executive Officer
Medicaid Health Plans of America


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Andy Neary
National Advisor Partner
Captivated Health


Yuri E. Nikiforov
Yuri E. Nikiforov, MD
Vice Chair, Department of Pathology; Director, Division of Molecular & Genomic Pathology
University of Pittsburgh


Ryan Olohan
Ryan Olohan
Managing Director, Healthcare
Google Inc.


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Tim Olson
President and Managing Partner
The Olson Group


Martin Otto
Martin Otto
Current Board of Director and Former Chairman National Association of Chain Drug Stores (NACDS);
Chief Operating Officer
H-E-B


Sara Parikh
Sara Parikh, PhD
President
Willow Research


Joe Parks
Joe Parks, MD
Medical Director, The National Council for Behavioral Health; Distinguished Research Professor of Science, Missouri Institute of Mental Health, University of Missouri; Former Director, Missouri Medicaid


Kavita Patel
Kavita Patel, MD
Nonresident Senior Fellow, Brookings Institution;
Co-Founder, Tuple Health


Harold Paz
Harold Paz, MD
Executive Vice President and Chief Medical Officer
Aetna


Robert Pearl
Robert Pearl, MD
Chairman, Council of Accountable Physician Practices (CAPP); Author, Mistreated: Why We Think We're Getting Good Health Care—And Why We're Usually Wrong


Pamela Peele
Pamela Peele, PhD
Chief Analytics Officer
UPMC Health Plan & UPMC Enterprises


Mary E. Picerno
Mary E. Picerno, RN
Chief Nursing Officer
Cigna Corporation


Lee Pierce
Lee Pierce
Chief Data Officer
Intermountain Healthcare


Cynthia J. Pigg
Cynthia J. Pigg
Senior Vice President and Chief Pharmacy Officer
Gateway Health Plan


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Sanjay Prasad
Chief Executive Officer
SurgiPrice


Marcia B. Proto
Marcia B. Proto
Executive Director
CT League for Nursing & CT Center for Nursing Workforce


Sharon Quinlan
Sharon Quinlan, MS, MBA, RN, NEA-BC
Vice President and Chief Nursing Officer, Ambulatory Care
Aurora Health Care


Sarah Redgrave
Sarah Redgrave
Vice President, Total Rewards
KinderCare Education


Mike Reha
Mike Reha
Vice President of Sales and Marketing
EPIC Hearing Healthcare


Dave Richard
Dave Richard
Deputy Secretary for Medical Assistance, Division of Medical Assistance
North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services


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Derek Rine
Vice President
David Rine Insurance


Todd Roark
Todd Roark, NP
Director, APP and Case Management Services
Henry Ford West Bloomfield Hospital


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Jason Robart
Chief Strategy Officer, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts;
President and Chief Executive Officer, Zaffre Investments


Rhonda Robinson Beale
Rhonda Robinson Beale, MD
Senior Vice President and Chief Medical Officer
Blue Cross of Idaho


Mick Rodgers
Mick Rodgers
Principal and Managing Partner
Axial Benefits Group


Theresa Rohr-Kirchgraber
Theresa Rohr-Kirchgraber, MD
Associate Professor, Clinical Medicine and Pediatrics & Executive Director, IU National Center of Excellence in Women’s Health, Indiana University; Chief Physician Executive of COE/Med/Peds Outpatient Care Center, Eskenazi Health


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Dutch Rojas
Chief Executive Officer
Sano Surgery


Kyle Rolfing
Kyle Rolfing
President and Co-Founder
Bright Health


Olivia Ross
Olivia Ross
Associate Director, Employers Centers of Excellence Network (ECEN)
Pacific Business Group on Health (PBGH)


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Ziad Rubaie
Senior Vice President
LDI Integrated Pharmacy Services


Christina M. Ryan
Christina M. Ryan
Chief Executive Officer and Chief Nursing Officer
The Women’s Hospital


Michelle Salyer
Michelle Salyer
Vice President, Facility Contracting
Capital District Physicians’ Health Plan


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John Sbrocco
Founder
Questige Consulting


Marisa Scala-Foley
Marisa Scala-Foley
Office of Integrated Care Innovations, Center for Integrated Programs, U.S. Administration for Community Living
US Health and Human Services


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Carl Schuessler, Jr.
Managing Principal
BenefitStrategies LLC


Steven D. Shapiro
Steven D. Shapiro, MD
Executive Vice President and Chief Medical and Scientific Officer; President, Health Services Division
UPMC


Devi Prasad Shetty
Devi Prasad Shetty, MD
Founder and Chairman
Narayana Hrudayalaya Hospitals (India)


David A. Shore
David A. Shore, PhD
Faculty, Harvard University; Former Associate Dean
Harvard University School of Public Health
Distinguished Professor of Innovation and Change
Tianjin University of Finance and Economics (China)


Ryan Sledge
Ryan Sledge
Director, Corporate Wellness Operations, Employer Services
OhioHealth


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Edward Smith
Executive Vice President
Hutchinson Traylor


Robert J. Smith
Robert J. Smith
Vice President Sales & Marketing – Medicare
Independence Blue Cross


Andrew Snyder
Andrew Snyder, MD
Executive Vice President and Chief Clinical Integration Officer, Mount Sinai Health System; President, Mount Sinai Health Partners


Jeffery Spight
Jeffery Spight
President, ACO/MSO
Collaborative Health Systems, A WellCare Company


Gurmeet Sran
Gurmeet Sran, MD
Associate Enterprise Chief Medical Information Officer, Department of Medical Informatics & Data Science
Dignity Health


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Tom Stautberg
Principal
Stautberg Benefit Advisors


Nicole B. Stec
Nicole B. Stec, MBA
Employee Health and Wellness Manager
City of Mesa


Richard Sutton
Richard Sutton
Employee Benefits Consultant
RE Sutton & Associates


Steven Szebenyi
Steven Szebenyi, MD
Chief Medical Officer
Gateway Health Plan


Dennis A. Taylor
Dennis A. Taylor, MEd, DNP, ACNP-BC
Assistant Vice President, Center for Advanced Practice, Carolinas HealthCare System;
Chair, North Carolina Commission for Advanced Practice Nursing


Hemi Tewarson
Hemi Tewarson
Director, Health Division
National Governors Association (NGA)


Joan Thiel
Joan Thiel, RN, MPH
Vice President, Ambulatory Services
Banner Health


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Dan Thompson
Partner
Gulfshore Insurance


Jeffrey E. Thompson
Jeffrey E. Thompson, MD
Executive Advisor and Chief Executive Officer Emeritus
Gundersen Health System


Michael Thompson
Michael Thompson
President and Chief Executive Officer
National Alliance of Healthcare Purchaser Coalitions


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Brian Tolbert
Benefits Practice Leader
Bernard Health


Lisa Truitt
Lisa Truitt
Director, Health Care Delivery Management Administration
DC Department of Health Care Finance


Sara Vaezy
Sara Vaezy
Chief Digital Strategy Officer
Providence St. Joseph Health


Karin VanZant
Karin VanZant
Vice President, Life Services
CareSource


David Vawdrey
David Vawdrey, PhD
Vice President, Value Institute
NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital


Vijay Venkatesan
Vijay Venkatesan
Chief Data Officer
Providence St. Joseph Health


Sowmya Viswanathan
Sowmya Viswanathan, MD
Chief ACO Officer
Dartmouth-Hitchcock


Alicia Vorhees
Alicia Vorhees
Director, Business Development
Elderplan


Suzanne Webb
Suzanne Webb
Founder and Chief Executive Officer
Esurgeries.com


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Dana Welle, DO, JD
Chief Medical Officer, Stanford University Medical Network Risk Authority;
Co-Chair, Physician Wellness Committee, Academic Consortium


Debbie Welle-Powell
Debbie Welle-Powell
Chief Population Health Officer
Essentia Health


Susan C. Westgate
Susan C. Westgate, MBA, LCSW-C
Director of Community Care Coordination
LifeBridge Health


Julie Wilkes
Julie Wilkes
North American Wellness Lead
Accenture


Jacquelyn Sharp Womble
Jacquelyn Sharp Womble
Senior Manager, Health and Well-Being
Sodexo North America


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Scott Wood
Partner
Benefit Commerce Group


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