Agenda Details

2015

MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 21

7:00 am–9:15 am
Registration and Breakfast

9:15 am–9:45 am 
Welcome and Introduction
Atrium Hall

Lisa Simpson, President and CEO, AcademyHealth
Richard Kronick, Director, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
Erin Holve, Senior Director, AcademyHealth

9:45 am–11:00 am
Opening Plenary 
Real Transformation: Paving the Road to Better Care, Better Spending
Atrium Hall

Moderator: Frank Opelka, American College of Surgeons and Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center
Panelists: 

  • Hoangmai Pham, Chief Innovation Officer, Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
  • Gilbert Salinas, Director of Patient Centered Care, Rancho Los Amigos National Rehabilitation Center


11:00 am–11:30 am
Networking Break

11:30 am–12:45 pm
Concurrent Sessions

Challenge Workshop  Developing Evidence that is Fit for Purpose: A Framework to Align Research and Payer Questions
Hemisphere A

   Presenter: Jennifer Graff, National Pharmaceutical Council
   Reactors:

  • Ruth Lopert, Management Sciences for Health 
  • Murray Ross, Kaiser Permanente Institute for Health Policy
  • Fred Trotter, DocGraph Journal

Using Patient Generated Data to Improve Health
Hemisphere B

   Moderator: Erin Mackay, National Partnership for Women & Families
   Speakers:

Integrating Big Data into Learning Health Systems
Oceanic A&B

   Moderator: Lucy Savitz, Intermountain Healthcare   
   Discussant: Ian Eslick
, Vital Labs
   Speakers:

Collaborative Strategies and Tools in Public and Population Health
Meridian D&E

   Moderator: David Tabano, Kaiser Permanente   
   Speakers:

12:45 pm–2:15 pm
Lunch Plenary
Telehealth to Improve Outcomes: Is there an App for that?
Atrium Hall

Moderator: Reed V. Tuckson, Managing Director, Tuckson Health Connections, LLC and President Elect, American Telemedicine Association
Panelists: 

  • Taha Kass-Hout, Chief Health Informatics Officer, U.S. Food and Drug Administration
  • Ateev Mehrotra, Associate Professor of Health Care Policy and Medicine, Harvard Medical School

2:15 pm–2:45 pm
Networking Break

2:45 pm–4:00 pm
Concurrent Sessions

Challenge Workshop  Maximizing the Value of Patient Reported Outcomes in Practice
Hemisphere A

   Presenter: Patricia Franklin, University of Massachusetts School of Medicine
   Reactors:

New Tools to Drive Improvements in Quality and Performance
Hemisphere B

   Moderator: Pierre Yong, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
   Discussant: Joy Lewis, Kaiser Permanente Institute for Health Policy
   Speakers:

Challenge Workshop  "No Sector Alone Can Improve Health": What We Are Learning About Connected Information Systems for Community Health
Oceanic A&B

   Speakers:

  • Peter Eckart, Illinois Public Health Institute 
  • Hilary Heishman, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
  • Clare Tanner, Michigan Public Health Institute

Outcomes and Evidence to Drive Value-Based Care
Meridian D&E

   Moderator: Margo Edmunds, AcademyHealth  
   Speakers:
 

4:00 pm–6:00 pm
Networking Reception
Demonstrations and Posters
Atrium Hall

   ​Demonstrations:

  • Philip Payne, Ohio State University Medical Center
    CIELO: Enabling open science in healthcare research

 

TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 22

8:00 am–9:00 am  
Registration and Networking Breakfast

9:00 am–9:45 am
Keynote
Atrium Hall

Welcome: Margo Edmunds, Vice President, Evidence Translation and Communication, AcademyHealth
Introduction: Paul Wallace
, Chief Medical Officer and Senior Vice President for Clinical Translation, Optum Labs
Keynote Speaker: Susannah Fox
, Chief Technology Officer, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

9:45 am–10:00 am
Break

10:00 am–11:15 am
Concurrent Sessions

Generating Actionable Data to Increase Value for ACOs
Atrium Hall

   Moderator: Lewis Sandy, UnitedHealth Group
   Speakers:

  • William Borden, The George Washington University
  • Sreekanth Chaguturu, Partners HealthCare
  • Lindsay Jubelt, Mount Sinai Health Partners

PCOR, Precision Medicine, and Delivery Systems: A Conversation with the Agencies 
Hemisphere A 

   Moderator: Scott Smith, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation, Department of Health and Human Services
   Speakers:

  • Josie Briggs, National Institutes of Health 
  • Kevin Larsen, Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology 
  • Edwin Lomotan, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
  • Gregory Pappas, U.S. Food and Drug Administration
  • Jean Slutsky, Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute
     

Exploring Value-Based Payment Models
Hemisphere B

Moderator: Jonathan Darer  
Speakers:

Understanding Diversity: Improving Population Health
Oceanic A&B

   Moderator: Paul Tang, Palo Alto Medical Foundation
   Speakers:

Innovative Approaches to Using Patient Reported Outcomes and Quality Measures
Meridian D&E

   Moderator: Alison Rein, AcademyHealth
   Speakers:

11:15 am–11:45 am
Networking Break

11:45 am–1:00 pm
Concurrent Sessions

Challenge Workshop  Research Participation in a Learning Health System
Hemisphere A

   Presenter: Peter Embi, The Ohio State University Medical Center
   Reactors:

  • Chris Hass, Mad*Pow 
  • Anna McCollister-Slipp, Galileo Analytics

Methods to Improve the Patient Experience and Outcomes
Hemisphere B

   Moderator: Adam Wilcox, Intermountain Healthcare   
   Speakers:

Analytic Frameworks and Tools
Oceanic A&B

   Moderator: Paul Wallace, Optum Labs
   Speakers:

Measurable Innovations: New Strategies for Veterans Health
Meridian D&E

   Moderator: David Atkins, Department of Veterans Affairs   
   Speakers:

1:00 pm2:30 pm
Lunch Plenary
Bringing Engagement to Scale: Patients, Partners, and Participants
Atrium Hall

Moderator: Erin Holve, AcademyHealth
Panelists:

  • W. Andrew Faucett, Director of Policy and Education, Office of the Chief Scientific Officer, Geisinger Health System 
  • Megan O'Boyle, Principal Investigator, Phelan-McDermid Syndrome Data Network and the Phelan-McDermid Syndrome International Registry 
  • John Wilbanks, Chief Commons Officer, Sage Bionetworks

2:30 pm
Conference concludes