2018 Speaking Faculty



Heather Abbott
Heather Abbott
Patient, Survivor, and Amputee
Boston Marathon Bombing


Steve Allegretto
Steve Allegretto, CPA, MPH
Vice President, Value Innovation and Shared Value Partnerships
Yale New Haven Health System


Yin Aphinyanaphongs
Yin Aphinyanaphongs, MD, PhD
Director, Clinical Predictive Analytics
NYU Langone Health


David Chou
David Chou
Vice President, Chief Information and Digital Officer
Children's Mercy Hospital


Paul Clark
Paul Clark
Director, Healthcare Research
Digital Reasoning


Crystal Dugger
Crystal Dugger
Vice President, Clinical Operations
Sarah Cannon Research Institute, HCA Healthcare


Aymen Elfiky
Aymen Elfiky, MD, MSc, MBA
Attending Physician, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Brigham and Women’s Hospital;
Instructor, Harvard Medical School


Nancye R. Feistritzer
Nancye R. Feistritzer, DNP, RN, NEA-BC
Vice President Patient Care Services and Chief Nursing Officer
Emory University Hospital


Lauren Ford
Lauren Ford, FACHE
Operations Manager, Patient Flow Center
Emory University Hospital


Christi French
Christi French, PhD
Senior Data Scientist
Digital Reasoning


Bill Gillis
Bill Gillis
Chief Information Officer
Beth Israel Deaconess Care Organization


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Berny Gould, RN, MNA
Senior Director, Quality, Hospital Oversight and Equitable Care, National Health Plan and Hospital Quality
Kaiser Permanente


Alison Greco
Alison Greco
Director of User Experience Design and Research
HealthSparq


Andrew Hall
Andrew Hall
Director, Communications
Healthstat, Inc


Danyal Ibrahim
Danyal Ibrahim, MD
Chief Data and Analytics Officer
Trinity Health of New England


Jannienne Jones Verse
Jannienne Jones Verse, MBA
Vice President, Brand Management
Geisinger


Bipin Karunakaran
Bipin Karunakaran
Vice President, Data
Geisinger


Megan King
Megan King
Director, Patient Experience
Geisinger


Melissa Kupiec
Melissa Kupiec
Director, Patient Experience
Steward Health Care System


Jodi Larson
Jodi Larson, MD
Chief Quality and Experience Officer
Newton-Wellesley Hospital


Juan Lopera
Juan Lopera
Vice President of Marketing, Public Plans
Corporate Business Diversity Officer
Tufts Health Plan


Mark Michalski
Mark Michalski, MD
Executive Director
MGH & BWH Center for Clinical Data Science


Deborah Pesanka
Deborah Pesanka, MS, BSN, RN
Senior improvement Specialist, Patient Experience
UPMC


Jonathan Podolsky
Jonathan Podolsky
VP Strategy and Service Design
Mad*Pow


Karl Poterack
Karl Poterack, MD
Medical Director of Applied Clinical Informatics
Mayo Clinic


Chad Ritenour
Chad Ritenour, MD
Chief Medical Officer
Emory University Hospital


Vasee Sivasegaran
Vasee Sivasegaran
Corporate Director of IS Infrastructure
Penn Medicine


Kumar Subramaniam
Kumar Subramaniam
Executive Director, Population Health Anlaytics
Johns Hopkins Medicine


Manu Tandon
Manu Tandon
Chief Information Officer and Senior Vice President
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center


Kurt Waltenbaugh
Kurt Waltenbaugh
Chief Executive Officer
Carrot Health