- To examine the opportunities and challenges in healthcare delivery in the information technology age.
- To explore ways to leverage technology to improve healthcare.
- Numerous Health Information Technology (Health IT) innovations exist to monitor health and fitness and improve health outcomes, including electronic health records, wearable devices, apps, and next generation medical devices.
- Despite the promise of Health IT, barriers exist to development and adoption, such as lack of coordination among state and federal regulators, interoperability, and an outdated/inconsistent regulatory framework.
National Coordinator for Health Information Technology
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Director, Bureau of Consumer Protection
U.S. Federal Trade Commission
Federal Managing Director
Intel Healthcare and Life Sciences
Member, Executive Committee
Healthcare Leadership Council
Director of Health IT Policy and Programs
National Partnership for Women and Families