2017 Keynote Speakers

Lori Evans Bernstein

Lori Evans Bernstein

Co-Founder and Chief Operating Officer, HealthReveal

Mark T. Bertolini

Mark T. Bertolini

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Aetna

James Capretta

James Capretta

Resident Fellow and Milton Friedman Chair, American Enterprise Institute

Blair Childs

Blair Childs

Senior Vice President, Public Affairs, Premier

Francis S. Collins, M.D., Ph.D.

Francis S. Collins, M.D., Ph.D.

Director, National Institutes of Health

Senator Thomas Daschle

Senator Thomas Daschle

Founder and Chief Executive Officer, The Daschle Group

Wyatt W. Decker, M.D.

Wyatt W. Decker, M.D.

Vice President, Mayo Clinic
Chief Executive Officer, Mayo Clinic in Arizona

Taunya English

Taunya English

Managing Editor, “The Pulse,” WHYY’s radio show on health, science and innovation

Jennifer Esposito

Jennifer Esposito

Worldwide General Manager, Health and Life Sciences, Intel Corporation

Eric	J. Gertler

Eric J. Gertler

Co-Chairman, U.S. News & World Report

Carleen Hawn

Carleen Hawn

Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Healthspottr

Bill Holiber

Bill Holiber

President and Chief Executive Officer, U.S. News & World Report

Wayne B. Jonas, M.D.

Wayne B. Jonas, M.D.

Executive Director, Samueli Integrative Health Programs, Samueli Foundation

Tom X. Lee, M.D.

Tom X. Lee, M.D.

Executive Chairman, One Medical

Eric Lefkofsky

Eric Lefkofsky

Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Tempus

Terry McAuliffe

Terry McAuliffe

Governor of Virginia

Mitchell Morris, M.D.

Mitchell Morris, M.D.

Executive Vice President, OptumInsight

Marvin O’Quinn

Marvin O’Quinn

Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, Dignity Health

Peter L. Slavin, M.D.

Peter L. Slavin, M.D.

President, Massachusetts General Hospital

Jason M. Spangler, MD

Jason M. Spangler, MD

Executive Director of Value, Quality, and Medical Policy, Amgen

Johnese Spisso

Johnese Spisso

President, UCLA Health
Chief Executive Officer, UCLA Hospital System


2017 Speakers

Sanjeev Agrawal

Sanjeev Agrawal

President and Chief Marketing Officer, LeanTaaS

Robert Allen

Robert Allen

Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, Intermountain Healthcare

Gina Altieri

Gina Altieri

Enterprise Senior Vice President of Corporate Services & Chief of Strategy Integration, Nemours Children’s Health System

Yele Aluko, M.D.

Yele Aluko, M.D.

Chief Medical Officer, Americas Advisory Health Sector, Ernst & Young LLP

Aster Angagaw

Aster Angagaw

Chief Executive Officer, Healthcare North America, Sodexo

Kevin Ban, M.D.

Kevin Ban, M.D.

Executive Director, Managed Care and Population Health, athenahealth

Julie Bietsch

Julie Bietsch

Vice President, Population Health Management, Dignity Health

Jeremy Boal, M.D.

Jeremy Boal, M.D.

Chief Clinical Officer, Mount Sinai Health System
President, Mount Sinai Downtown

Holly Boisen, RN-BSN

Holly Boisen, RN-BSN

Systems Project Manager, Quality and Efficiency, Gunderson Health System

Adrienne Boissy, M.D.

Adrienne Boissy, M.D.

Chief Experience Officer, Cleveland Clinic

Alfiee M. Breland-Noble, Ph.D.

Alfiee M. Breland-Noble, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Department of Psychiatry, Georgetown University Medical Center

Rahil Briggs, Psy.D.

Rahil Briggs, Psy.D.

Director of Pediatric Behavioral Health Services, Montefiore Health System

John B. Bulger, DO

John B. Bulger, DO

Chief Medical Officer, Geisinger Health Plan, Geisinger Health System

Jeffrey Bundy

Jeffrey Bundy

Senior Vice President, Global Strategy, Business Development and Marketing, Siemens Healthcare

Lindsay Cates

Lindsay Cates

Associate Editor, U.S. News & World Report

Gail C. Christopher, D.N.

Gail C. Christopher, D.N.

Founder, Ntianu Center for Healing and Nature
Former, Senior Advisor & Vice President, W. K. Kellogg Foundation

Avery Comarow

Avery Comarow

Health Rankings Editor, U.S. News & World Report

Mike Crocker

Mike Crocker

Vice President, Integrated Delivery Network Strategy, SGW Integrated Marketing Communications

Jacob “Gus” Crothers, M.D.

Jacob “Gus” Crothers, M.D.

Medical Director of Clinical Personnel, Grand Rounds

Charlene M. Dewey, M.D.

Charlene M. Dewey, M.D.

Chair, Faculty and Physician Wellness Committee; Co-Director, Center for Professional Health, Vanderbilt University Medical Center

Cynthia Deyling, M.D.

Cynthia Deyling, M.D.

Chief Quality Officer, Cleveland Clinic

Eric Dishman

Eric Dishman

Director, All of Us Research Program, National Institutes of Health

Keri Donaldson, M.D.

Keri Donaldson, M.D.

Medical Director and Chief Executive Officer, Prescient Medicine

Lynn G. Dressler, Dr.P.H.

Lynn G. Dressler, Dr.P.H.

Director, Personalized Medicine and Pharmacogenomics, Mission Health

Brian Dunkin, M.D.

Brian Dunkin, M.D.

Medical Director, Houston Methodist Institute for Technology, Innovation and Education, Houston Methodist Hospital

Gary Earl

Gary Earl

Founder and Head, Gary Earl Health, LLC

Mary L. Ehlenbach, M.D.

Mary L. Ehlenbach, M.D.

Medical Director, Pediatric Complex Care Program; Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

Lev Facher

Lev Facher

Washington Correspondent, STAT

Howard J. Federoff, M.D., Ph.D.

Howard J. Federoff, M.D., Ph.D.

Vice Chancellor, Health Affairs
Chief Executive Officer, UC Irvine Health System

Robert Fields, M.D.

Robert Fields, M.D.

Medical Director, Mission Health Partners ACO

Tom Foley

Tom Foley

Director of Worldwide Health Solutions Strategy, Lenovo Health

Francis A. Fullam

Francis A. Fullam

Senior Director, Marketing Research; Assistant Professor, Health Systems Management, Rush University Medical Center

Jeffrey S. Gerdes, M.D.

Jeffrey S. Gerdes, M.D.

Chief Medical Officer for Network Development, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

Kathleen Chavanu Gorman

Kathleen Chavanu Gorman

Executive Vice President of Patient Care Services & Chief Operating Officer, Children’s National Health System

Garth Graham, M.D.

Garth Graham, M.D.

President, Aetna Foundation

Pedro J. Greer, M.D.

Pedro J. Greer, M.D.

Associate Dean for Community Engagement; Chair, Department of Medicine, Family Medicine and Community Health, Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine, Florida International University

Andrew Gregg

Andrew Gregg

Vice President of Employee Benefits, Prudential Financial

Tim Gronniger

Tim Gronniger

Nonresident Fellow, Economic Studies, Center for Health Policy, The Brookings Institution

David Hall, M.D.

David Hall, M.D.

Professor of Clinical Pediatrics, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
Section Head, Program for Children with Medically Complex Needs, Monroe Carell Jr Children’s Hospital

Ben Harder

Ben Harder

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

Julian Harris, M.D., MBA

Julian Harris, M.D., MBA

President of CareAllies, Cigna

Joanne Hilden, M.D.

Joanne Hilden, M.D.

Associate Chief and Medical Director, Section of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology/Bone Marrow Transplant, Children’s Hospital Colorado
Professor of Pediatrics, University of Colorado School of Medicine

Leora Horwitz, M.D.

Leora Horwitz, M.D.

Associate Professor and Director, Center for Healthcare Innovation and Delivery Science, NYU Langone Medical Center and NYC School of Medicine

George Isham, MD

George Isham, MD

Senior Advisor, Health Partners

Lisa Ishii, M.D., MHS

Lisa Ishii, M.D., MHS

Associate Professor of Otolaryngology - Head & Neck Surgery, Senior Medical Director for Clinical Integration in the Office of Johns Hopkins Physicians, Chief Quality Officer for Clinical Best Practices, Johns Hopkins Medicine

Phil Jackson

Phil Jackson

Chief Executive Officer, Health Plan Products, Sutter Health Plus

Jeffrey P. Jacobs, M.D.

Jeffrey P. Jacobs, M.D.

Co-Director, Heart Institute
Chief, Division for Cardiovascular Surgery, Johns Hopkins All Children's Heart Institute
Professor of Cardiac Surgery, Johns Hopkins University

Christer Johnson

Christer Johnson

Health Analytics Leader, Ernst & Young LLP

Wayne B. Jonas, M.D.

Wayne B. Jonas, M.D.

Executive Director, Samueli Integrative Health Programs, Samueli Foundation

Jonathan J. Keats, Ph.D.

Jonathan J. Keats, Ph.D.

Director of Bioinformatics; Assistant Professor, Integrated Cancer Genomics Division, Translational Genomics Research Institute; Scientific Director, Judy and Bernard Briskin Center for Multiple Myeloma Research, City of Hope

Brian Kelly

Brian Kelly

Editor and Chief Content Officer, U.S. News & World Report

Uma R. Kotagal

Uma R. Kotagal

Senior Executive Leader, Population and Community Health, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center

Mary Jo Kreitzer, Ph. D.

Mary Jo Kreitzer, Ph. D.

Director of the Center for Spirituality and Healing, University of Minnesota

Pauline Lapin

Pauline Lapin

Director, Seamless Care Models Group, Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services

Deanna Larson

Deanna Larson

Chief Executive Officer, Avera eCARE

Ingrid A. Larson, DNP

Ingrid A. Larson, DNP

Director, Beacon Program, Children’s Mercy Kansas City

Tobin Lassen

Tobin Lassen

Chief Knowledge Officer, Global Healthcare Alliance

Bruce Leff, M.D.

Bruce Leff, M.D.

Director, Center for Transformative Geriatric Research, Johns Hopkins Medicine
Professor of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

Harlan Levine, M.D.

Harlan Levine, M.D.

Chief Strategy Officer, City of Hope
Chief Executive, City of Hope Medical Foundation

Leandris Liburd, Ph.D.

Leandris Liburd, Ph.D.

Director, Office of Minority Health and Health Equity, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Michelle J. Lyn

Michelle J. Lyn

Assistant Professor and Chief, Division of Community Health; Lead, Community Health and Strategy; Co-Director, Center for Community and Population Health Improvement, Duke Health

Lindsay Lyon

Lindsay Lyon

Deputy Editor, U.S. News & World Report

Michael Mack, M.D.

Michael Mack, M.D.

Medical Director, Cardiovascular Surgery, Baylor Health Care System

Soeren Mattke, M.D.

Soeren Mattke, M.D.

Senior Scientist & Managing Director of RAND Health Advisory Services

Aloha McBride

Aloha McBride

Principal, Ernst & Young LLP

Tiffany McCauley

Tiffany McCauley

Nursing Executive, Elsevier Clinical Solutions

Patricia J. McClimon

Patricia J. McClimon

Senior Vice President, Strategic Planning and Facilities, Nationwide Children's Hospital

Anne McGrath

Anne McGrath

Executive Editor, U.S. News & World Report

Rhonda Medows, M.D.

Rhonda Medows, M.D.

Executive Vice President, Population Health, Providence St. Joseph Health

Sanford M. Melzer, M.D.

Sanford M. Melzer, M.D.

Executive Vice President, Networks and Population Health, Seattle Children's

Mark Michalski, M.D.

Mark Michalski, M.D.

Executive Director, Center for Clinical Data Science, Massachusetts General Hospital and Brigham and Women's Hospital

Richard V. Milani, M.D.

Richard V. Milani, M.D.

Chief Clinical Transformation Officer, Ochsner Health System

Anna Medaris Miller

Anna Medaris Miller

Health and Wellness Editor, U.S. News & World Report

Peter Miller

Peter Miller

Administrator, Division of Marketing & Communications, Cleveland Clinic

Tamra Minnier

Tamra Minnier

Chief Quality Officer, UPMC

Mack Mitchell, M.D.

Mack Mitchell, M.D.

Vice President for Medical Affairs; Professor, Department of Internal Medicine, UT Southwestern Medical Center

Michael Morella

Michael Morella

Deputy Editor, U.S. News & World Report

Elizabeth Mort, M.D.

Elizabeth Mort, M.D.

Senior Vice President, Quality and Safety; Chief Quality Officer, Massachusetts General Hospital

Deb Muro

Deb Muro

Chief Information Officer, El Camino Hospital

Elizabeth G. Nabel, M.D.

Elizabeth G. Nabel, M.D.

President, Brigham Health

Christopher Northam

Christopher Northam

Vice President, Telehealth, HCA

Murrey G. Olmsted, Ph.D.

Murrey G. Olmsted, Ph.D.

Senior Methodologist; Project Director, Best Hospitals, RTI International

Randall J. Olson, M.D.

Randall J. Olson, M.D.

Chair, Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences; Chief Executive Officer, John A. Moran Eye Center, University of Utah Health

Ram Raju, M.D.

Ram Raju, M.D.

Senior Vice President and Community Health Investment Officer, Northwell Health

Roger A. Ray, M.D.

Roger A. Ray, M.D.

Executive Vice President and Chief Physician Executive, Carolinas Healthcare System

Kate Renner

Kate Renner

Associate, HKS

Mark S. Rosenberg, DO

Mark S. Rosenberg, DO

Chairman, Emergency Medicine, St. Joseph's Healthcare System

Cynda H. Rushton, Ph.D.

Cynda H. Rushton, Ph.D.

Anne and George L. Bunting Professor of Clinical Ethics, Johns Hopkins Berman Institute of Bioethics/American Nurses Association

Sy Saeed, M.D.

Sy Saeed, M.D.

Professor and Chairman, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University

J. Philip Saul, M.D.

J. Philip Saul, M.D.

Executive Vice President, West Virginia University Children’s Hospital
Professor of Pediatrics, West Virginia University School of Medicine

Michael Schroeder

Michael Schroeder

Health Editor, U.S. News & World Report

Peter P. Semczuk, DDS

Peter P. Semczuk, DDS

Senior Vice President and Executive Director, Moses Campus, Montefiore Health System

Tait Shanafelt, M.D.

Tait Shanafelt, M.D.

Associate Dean, Stanford School of Medicine
Chief Wellness Officer, Stanford Medicine
Director, WellMD Center

Kimberly Stanley

Kimberly Stanley

Project Executive and Principal, EYP Stanley Beaman & Sears

Steve Sternberg

Steve Sternberg

Senior Writer, U.S. News & World Report

Gautham Suresh, M.D., D.M.

Gautham Suresh, M.D., D.M.

Section Head and Service Chief of Neonatology, Texas Children's Hospital

Judith Swanson

Judith Swanson

Vice President, Nursing, Texas Children’s Hospital

Ike Swetlitz

Ike Swetlitz

Washington Correspondent, STAT

Richard Tam

Richard Tam

Executive Vice President and Chief Administrative Officer, Mackenzie Health

David Tsay, M.D., Ph.D.

David Tsay, M.D., Ph.D.

Associate Chief Innovation Officer, NewYork-Presbyterian Innovation Center

Nora Volkow, M.D.

Nora Volkow, M.D.

Director, National Institute on Drug Abuse

Robert H. Vonderheide, M.D., D.Phil.

Robert H. Vonderheide, M.D., D.Phil.

Director, Abramson Cancer Center, University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine

Ashley Walsh

Ashley Walsh

Senior Financial Analyst, UCHealth

Marla J. Weston, Ph.D.

Marla J. Weston, Ph.D.

Chief Executive Officer, American Nurses Association Enterprise