Where Innovation, Digital Health, & Technology Meet

Thursday, May 2, 2024
8:00 AM - 8:50 AM
8:50 AM - 9:00 AM
9:00 AM - 9:40 AM

Hear from Capital Area HIMSS Chapter leaders as they discuss and debate the future of digital health, health IT, and where the capital area region fits into it all. 

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9:40 AM - 10:00 AM

Hear from Jeff Coughlin as he shares the latest federal healthcare policy updates during this can’t miss session

10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
10:30 AM - 11:10 AM
11:10 AM - 12:05 PM

Fireside Chat with Health-ISAC
Hear from Errol Weiss, Chief Security Officer, Health-ISAC in this fireside chat with Mark Hagland as he outlines top cybersecurity trends & challenges and the strategies being employed by top CISOs across the country. 

Mark Hagland, Editor-in-Chief - Healthcare Innovation
Errol Weiss, Chief Security Officer - Health-ISAC

Industry Partner Spotlight with Rubrik

Industry partner spotlights feature engaging, passionate speakers whose talks expose new ideas in healthcare that are supported by concrete evidence and are relevant to current and future industry trends. Presentations will explore novel and counterintuitive approaches to solving the many complex problems facing our health system.

Mark Hagland, Editor-in-Chief - Healthcare Innovation
Tony Koziana, Director of Sales Engineering - Rubrik


Panel Discussion: Navigating the Evolving Cybersecurity Landscape in Patient Care
With the threat landscape continuing to intensify over time, what are some of the leading-edge strategies that forward-thinking health IT leaders are engaging in around cybersecurity? A panel of experts and industry leaders will discuss advanced strategies and techniques, and the growing list of vulnerabilities that patient care organizations are facing these days.

12:10 PM - 12:45 PM
1:05 PM - 1:45 PM

AI and Health Equity

Aisha Rahim, MD, FHM, Exec Ed HBS/MIT, Medical Executive and Director - Johns Hopkins HealthPlans


Panel Discussion: The Power of Advanced Analytics in Patient Care Organizations through AI and Machine Learning Innovations

Advanced data analytics is becoming absolutely essential to success for patient care organizations of all kinds. Find out what the leading edge is in advanced analytics, especially in artificial intelligence and machine learning—at a time of rapid development and leapfrogging innovation.

1:45 PM - 2:10 PM

Provider spotlight sessions feature local healthcare organization leader(s) discussing how they have changed patient care.

2:15 PM - 2:30 PM

Hear how Cloudflare uses its global network to help defend against DDOS attacks and provide zero trust capabilities for the healthcare industry.

2:30 PM - 2:50 PM

Hear from CRISP Shared Services’ CEO as he discusses the latest trends in health information exchange and how HIE will help shape the future of healthcare

2:50 PM - 3:20 PM
3:20 PM - 3:50 PM
4:00 PM - 4:50 PM


Fireside Chat with Sentara Healthcare

Hear from 3 members of the Population Health team at Sentara Healthcare as they outline their strategies and initiatives for 2024 and beyond.

Mark Hagland, Editor-in-Chief - Healthcare Innovation
Mark Fulton, MBA, PMP, Director, Population Health Innovations and Performance Improvement - Sentara Health Plans
Lacy Rainey, Director - Population Healthcare Delivery - Sentara Health
Maria Lenis, Pharm.D, M.B.A., M.S, BCGP, CCM, Senior Director Population Health Management - Sentara Health

Medicaid Modernization, Population Health, and Public Health: The Secret Sauce

J.T. Lane, Senior Vice President for Population Health at the Association of State and Territorial Health Officials, will describe his association's wide-ranging efforts to advance population health management and public health among Medicaid programs nationwide, as state governments transform their Medicaid programs into full managed care programs.

4:50 PM - 5:30 PM