Close X

Brochure Download

Full Agenda for the
Internet of Health USA 2018

Data Analytics, AI and Smart
Therapeutics as the Key to the Improvement of Patient Outcomes

7:30am
Registration & Welcome Breakfast
8:20am
Internet of Business Opening Remarks & Speed Networking
8:25am
Chair’s Opening Remarks

Conference Chaired by: 

Laurance Stuntz, Director, Massachusetts eHealth Institute at MassTech (Commonwealth of Massachusetts)

8:30am
Keynote Panel: Building the Future of Healthcare, One Innovation at a Time
  • What are some of the key clinical innovations your team has achieved through digital health?
  • At what rate is your organization adopting digital health?
  • What are the key barriers to the adoption of digital health in 2018?
  • How are healthcare organizations transitioning into value-based care?
  • How is digital health helping providers and payers face escalating healthcare costs?

Moderated by:

Laurance Stuntz, Director, Massachusetts eHealth Institute at MassTech (Commonwealth of Massachusetts)

Keynote Panelists:

Lesley Solomon, MBA, SVP Innovation, Chief Innovation Officer, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

Neil Gomes, MBA, MEd, Chief Digital Officer & SVP for Technology Innovation and Consumer Experience, Thomas Jefferson University Hospitals

Dennis Hillen, MBA, Director – Head of Product Strategy & Product Development, Humana

Thomas Olenzak, Managing Director, Strategic Innovation Portfolio, Corporate Development & Innovation, Independence Blue Cross

Claire Levesque, MD, Chief Medical Officer of Commercial Products, Tufts Health Plan

Michael Goodman, Operations Manager, Enterprise Program Management Office, SCL Health System

9:10am
Scaling up Digital Health (and Making It Affordable)
  • How healthcare organizations are taking the necessary steps to scale up digital health and reduce its costs in doing so
  • Defining key digital health applications: Which hold the potential to make digital health mainstream?
  • Incentivizing digital health to spread its use among clinicians and patients
  • Defining the biggest barriers to the mass adoption of digital health

Neil Gomes, MBA, M.Ed., Chief Digital Officer & SVP for Technology Innovation and Consumer Experience, Thomas Jefferson University Hospitals

9:30am
HOW THE MAYO CLINIC CENTER FOR INNOVATION IS TRANSFORMING HEALTHCARE BY FOCUSING ON USER EXPERIENCE
  • Uncovering clinical needs, sourcing key technology solutions to solve them
  • How the Mayo Clinic Center for Innovation designed the concept and sustainable business plan for its Connected Care platform
  • Focusing on patient experience: Applying design thinking to improve patient outcomes

Douglas Wood, MD, Medical Director – Center for Innovation, Mayo Clinic

9:50am
Morning Break - Networking & Refreshments

One-to-One Meetings

10:30am
Innovation Den: HOW DIGITAL HEALTH GROUNDBREAKERS ARE IMPROVING PATIENT'S LIVES

Hear 3 x 10-minute pitches from innovative companies to three experts in technology collaboration within provider groups.

These sessions will consist of 10-minute presentations focused on how each digital health vendor is innovating and translating that into tangible patient benefits, followed by comments and questions from the provider panel.

Join the session to discover new pockets of industry innovation and learn from our panel provider expertson how to make the right judgement call on implementing digital health technologies that can revolutionize patient outcomes.

Provider Panel

Shruti Kothari, Director, Strategic Engagement, Kaiser Permanente Ventures

Digital Health Companies presenting:

Michael Seres, Founder & CEO and Shrabani Jain, VP, Head of Strategy & Commercial Partnerships, 11Health

Luke Bonney, Co-Founder & CEO, Redox

DJ Penix, President & Founder, Pinnacle Solutions

11:30am
REDUCING THE ADMINISTRATIVE BURDEN ACROSS HOSPITALS THROUGH DIGITAL INNOVATION

How MGH Is Using Digital Tools to Reduce the Administrative Burden Across Health Systems

  • How digital tools can improve the information flow at hospitals and clinics
  • ‍How reducing the administrative burden across health systems improves efficiency and patient experience
  • ‍Defining the barriers to efficient healthcare administration

Eric Isselbacher, Director, Healthcare Transformation Lab, Massachusetts General Hospital

11:50am
MAKING BETTER DECISIONS FOR BETTER PATIENT CARE: HOW HEALTHCARE ORGANIZATIONS ARE ENHANCING EFFICIENCY BY BECOMING DATA-CENTRIC
  • Creating actionable insights across healthcare systems and care pathways
  • Enabling better patient, operational and financial outcomes for healthcare providers through data analytics
  • Providing single points of access for clinicians to unify patient data
  • Enhancing care consistency and patient experience from PreOp to PostOp and ICU
12:10am
Networking Lunch

One-to-One Meetings

1:20pm
Critical Care, Data in Motion Phenotyping, and Innovation: The Perfect Storm

Kevin Ward, MD, Executive Director, Michigan Center for Integrative Research in Critical Care, University of Michigan

1:40pm
PANEL: How Healthcare Organizations Can Navigate (and Make the Most of) Digital Disruption

Moderated by: Fritz Haimberger, Vice President, Global Industry Lead - Healthcare, Appian

Panelists:

Giovanni Piedimonte, Steven and Nancy Calabrese Endowed Chair for Excellence in Pediatric Care, Research, and Education, Cleveland Clinic

Rebecca Grochow Mishuris, Associate Chief Medical Information Officer, Boston Medical Center

Simone K. Orlowski, Research Scientist, User Centered Design, Partners Connected Health 

Lauren Steingold, Head of Strategy, Uber Health

Michael Matela, MD, Duke University Health System

2:20pm
THE CONVERGENCE OF HEALTHCARE INNOVATION AND COMPLIANCE

With advances in big data, artificial intelligence, machine learning and more, healthcare is primed to innovate. But do HIPAA, GDPR and other regulatory standards inhibit the ability to innovate? Scott Whyte of ClearDATA discusses healthcare’s complex convergence of innovation and compliance.

Scott Whyte, Chief Strategy Officer, ClearDATA

2:40pm
DEFINING EFFICACY AND WORKFLOW IMPLEMENTATION FOR KEY DIGITAL HEALTH APPLICATIONS IN THE ED
  • ‍Why use digital health in the ED?
  • ‍Digital health efficacy in the ED: Measuring the impact on patient outcomes and readmission rates
  • ‍Outlining the challenges of digital health in the ED
  • ‍Deploying predictive analytics to enhance preventive medicine and evidence-based intervention
  • ‍Post-Discharge applications of digital health: Improving patient engagement and reducing health risks

Megan Ranney, MD, Founding Director, Emergency Digital Health Innovation, The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University-Lifespan

3:00pm
Cognitive Computing & Easing Patient Burden in Daily Diabetes Management
  • Understand cognitive burden of diabetes and how technology can address it
  • ‍Illustrate how smart apps can drive sustained behavior improvements
  • ‍Outline improved clinical outcomes and quality of life metrics derived from applying cognitive technology into the management of diabetes

Anupam Phukan, Sr. Program Manager, mHealth-Data and Informatics Innovation, Medtronic

3:20pm
Afternoon Break - Networking & Refreshments

One-to-One Meetings

3:50pm
PANEL: Reducing Chronic Disease Costs
  • What are the clinical applications of RPM that have proved better results in reducing readmission rates?
  • What are the chronic diseases most suitable for RPM and telehealth?
  • How do different RPM strategies impact clinical outcomes?
  • How are RPM and telehealth are helping providers and payer reduce treatment     costs for chronic patients?

Moderated by: Laurance Stuntz, Director, Massachusetts eHealth Institute at MassTech (Commonwealth of Massachusetts)

Panelists:

Heather Meyers, MBA, Sr. Program Manager, Boston Children’s Hospital 

Tom Hunter, CEO, iHope Network

Sonia Millsom, SVP Business Development, Iora Health

4:30pm
Creating an Enterprise Mobile Experience for Patients and Staff
  • From enthusiasm to action: how to get started when you don’t know how to get started
  • Mobile experience is an ecosystem: from patients to staff, from mobile web to native
  • There’s not an app for that (yet): the hard work of laying the groundwork for native apps

Mark Zhang, MD, Medical Director, Brigham Digital Innovation Hub, Brigham & Women’s Hospital

Beverly Hardy, Innovation Strategy Manager, Brigham & Women’s Hospital

4:50pm
How Humana Is Using Voice Interaction Systems for Seniors at Home
  • Reducing friction and increasing access to valuable digital service experiences through conversational interfaces like Amazon Alexa
  • How Humana’s Healthcare Trend & Innovation team has developed key design principles for engaging with seniors through conversational interfaces
  • Meeting the needs of Humana’s chronically ill population: Insights and recommendations from two years of field testing and the development of custom Alexa Skills

Anjuli Calvert, Innovation Strategist, Humana

Jessica Gatto, Design Strategist and Information Designer, Humana

5:00pm
Networking Drinks Evening Reception

How Data Analytics, AI and
Edge Computing Are Shaping the New Healthcare Landscape

7:30am
Registration & Welcome Breakfast
9:00am
Chair's Opening Remarks

Conference Chaired by:

Laurance Stuntz, Director, Massachusetts eHealth Institute at MassTech (Commonwealth of Massachusetts)

9:10am
How Walgreens Is Collaborating with NewYork-Presbyterian to Expand Access Points to Emergency Care
  • Defining a collaboration strategy with leading healthcare providers to develop telehealth and bring care closer to patients
  • Offering examination, diagnosis and treatment at Duane Reade Manhattan drugstores via NewYork-Presbyterian’s OnDemand Urgent Care program
  • Assessing early results on real-time care for Manhattan patients: Impact on patient outcomes and engagement

Patrick Carroll, MD, Chief Medical Officer – Clinical Programs and Alliances, Walgreens

9:40am
Transforming Healthcare at the Edge: How Intelligent Health Solutions Are Improving Patient Outcomes and Lowering Cost
  • How the edge impacts clinical decision support: Offering faster access to critical clinical information through local analytics, virtualization and data fusion layers
  • Achieving near-real-time health data analytics from edge to the cloud to improve patient diagnosis and treatment
  • Providing advanced security for patient data protection through the edge
  • Enabling scalability to multiple clinical workloads and applications for long-term growth

Ashish Atreja, Chief Innovation Officer, Icahn School of Medicine, Mount Sinai

10:00am
AI APPLICATIONS: CLINICAL DECISSION SUPPORTeducing the Administrative Burden Across Hospitals Through Digital Innovation

How Cognitive Computing Is Revolutionizing Precision Medicine

  • Understanding how cognitive computing is helping medical teams multiply the number of found clinical actionable items in deep genomics
  • How artificial intelligence can reduce the time it takes to gather patient data from 20 minutes to 20 seconds
  • How artificial intelligence can be integrated within EHRs to deliver insights in real time that can be used by clinicians when treating patients at the point of care

Rachael Callcut, MD, Director of Data Science & Advanced Analytics – Center for Digital Health Innovation, UCSF Medical Center

10:20am
Morning Break - Networking & Refreshments

One-to-One Meetings

11:00am
Roundtable Discussions: Personalizing Health Insurance - How Digital Health Can Help Health Insurers in the Transition from Product to Service
Discussion Group A: Incentivizing digital health

Moderated by: Tom Olenzak, Managing Director, Strategic Innovation Portfolio, Corporate Development & Innovation, Independence Blue Cross

 

Discussion Group B: Measuring health risks more accurately and developing new pricing models through data analytics

Moderated by: Justin Steinman, MBA, VP and Head of Product & Solutions Management, Aetna

 

Discussion Group C: Reducing health claims through digital health

Moderated by: Patricia Forts, Deputy Chief of Innovation & Strategy, Harvard Pilgrim Health Care

11:40am
How Smart Devices Can Improve Dialysis Care
  • How embedded sensors feeding smart algorithms may enable greater success, at home and in dialysis centers
  • How an IoT infrastructure has connected patients and clinicians with the goal of improving the patient experience and success

Jonathan Handler, MD, VP Digital Innovation, Baxter

12:00pm
How Sensors, Wireless Technologies Are Transforming MedTech
  • Evaluating key applications for connected medical devices
  • Understanding the barriers to sensor implementation
  • How connected medtech is impacting patient outcomes 

Paul Thompson, CEO, Resurgence Medical

12:20pm
Networking Lunch

One-to-One Meetings

1:30pm
BUILDING A WHOLE NEW EXPERIENCE FOR HEALTH INSURANCE USERS THROUGH AI
  • Understanding how AI/Bot voice interaction is helping health insurances improve the customer journey
  • ‍Assessing user experience for AI/Bot customer on-boarding
  • ‍Evaluating early results on user engagement for new health insurance members

Shea Long, Staff Vice President, Commercial Innovation, Centene Corporation

1:50pm
A CULTURE OF INNOVATION

How Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts Is Advancing Digital Health to Personalize Care

Robin Glasco, Chief Innovation Officer, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts

2:10pm
PANEL: Streamlining a Collaboration Strategy Between Providers, Payers and Digital Health Startups

Moderated by: Nina Kandilian, Senior Program Manager, [email protected]

Panelists:

Robin Glasco, Chief Innovation Officer, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts

Julia Jackson, Managing Director, Healthcare Transformation Lab, Massachusetts General Hospital

Shruti Kothari, Director, Strategic Engagement, Kaiser Permanente Ventures

Ken Rice, Executive VP, LikeMinds

3:00pm
Key AR SURGICAL Applications
  • Gauging how AR can improve physician experience
  • Outlining the key surgical benefits of AR
  • Looking at examples of AR applications in medical procedures

Raj Shekhar, Principal Investigator, Sheikh Zayed Institute for Pediatric Surgical Innovation, Children's National Health System

3:20pm
Afternoon Break - Networking & Refreshments

One-to-One Meetings

3:50pm
ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSION: How IoT-Enabled Wearables and Data Analytics Can Enhance Population Health
  • How can next-generation data analytics help healthcare providers and payers identify higher risk population segments?
  • How does the reduction of population health risks correlate withhealthcare cost optimization?
  • What IoT-enabled technologies is your healthcare organization deploying to identify the reasons behind chronic diseases suffered by specific population segments?

Moderated by: 

Kathryn Shradley, Director of Population Health, UPMC Pinnacle

4:10pm
Applying Data Science for MedTech and Treatment Optimization to and Improve the Quality of Life in Dialysis Patients
  • Leveraging dialysis data to successfully develop, test, and implement models to predict which patients are most and least likely to:

         - Be hospitalized

         - Missed scheduled treatments

         - Have a decline in their functional status

  • Using medtech and treatment data to better understand patterns of diseases across its population in order to better customize its therapy

Len Usvyat, PhD, VP Integrated Care Analytics, Fresenius Medical Care

4:30pm
INGENUITY IN THE MIDST OF LEGACY SYSTEMS: LEARNINGS IN CDS AND GENOMIC DATA INTEGRATION
  • Achieving Genomic data integration when the vendors aren’t ready: Wait or innovate?
  • ‍Understanding the challenges of a best of breed Health IT environment and how not to be tethered down by legacy systems
  • ‍Enabling clinical decision support (CDS) and learning resources beyond the confines of an EHR: The way of the future

 Sameer Malhotra, MD, Medical Director of Informatics, Weill Cornell Medicine, NewYork-Presbyterian

4:40pm
Chair's Closing Remarks & End of the Conference

Laurance Stuntz, Director, Massachusetts eHealth Institute at MassTech (Commonwealth of Massachusetts)