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COVID-19 Veterans Health Summit

August 26 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Sponsors

Agenda

1000 – 1015 ET

Summit Opening:

Heather Flannery, CEO and Founder of ConsenSys Health

Heather Leigh Flannery is the Founder and Chief Executive Officer of ConsenSys Health, a spin-off from ConsenSys AG.  She chairs the IEEE SA P2418.6 Standards Development Working Group (Blockchain in Healthcare and Life Sciences), and as the FY19 Co-Chair of the global HIMSS Blockchain in Healthcare Task Force.

Heather Flannery

Heather Flannery

Founder and Chief Executive Officer, ConsenSys Health

1015 – 1100 ET

Keynote:

Colonel David W. Sutherland, U.S. Army (Ret.), Dixon Center Chairman

Retired Army Colonel David W. Sutherland is the Chairman of Dixon Center for Military and Veterans Services where he brings innovative approaches to leverage community-based support to deliver profound results for veterans.

Colonel Sutherland culminated his 29 years of service as the Special Assistant to the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff with principal focus on Warrior and Family Support. In that position, he created a support network providing grassroots solutions for veterans and military families. Prior to that, he served as Combat Brigade Command during Surge Operations in Iraq in 2007-2008.

Colonel David W. Sutherland, U.S. Army (Ret.)

Colonel David W. Sutherland, U.S. Army (Ret.)

Dixon Center Chairman

1100 – 1230 ET

Theme:  Veterans Health Needs During the Coronavirus Pandemic

Sponsor: Dixon Center for Military and Veterans Services

Chair: 

Colonel Sam Whitehurst, U.S. Army (Ret.), Dixon Center Vice President, Programs & Services

Colonel Sam Whitehurst, U.S. Army (Ret.)

Colonel Sam Whitehurst, U.S. Army (Ret.)

Dixon Center Vice President, Programs & Services

1100-1230

Session 1: Veterans Health Needs During the Coronavirus Pandemic

Amy Harkins, PhD

Amy Harkins, PhD

Psychologist, Easter Seals Greater Houston

Cristy Gamez, PhD

Cristy Gamez, PhD

Clinical Coordinator, Easter Seals Greater Houston

Rosie Lopez-Torrres

Rosie Lopez-Torrres

Exectuive Director and Co-founder, Burn Pits 360

Rajeev Ramchand, PhD

Rajeev Ramchand, PhD

Senior Behavioral Scientist, RAND Corporation

1230 – 1600 EDT

Theme:  Health Gaps & Solutions During the Coronavirus Pandemic

Sponsor: ConsenSys Health

Co-Chairs:

Session 2 Moderator: Pierre Vigilance, MD, MPH

Session 2 Moderator: Pierre Vigilance, MD, MPH

Founding Prinicipal of HealthUp; Adjunct Professor at the George Washington University

Session 3 Moderator: Sean Manion, PhD

Session 3 Moderator: Sean Manion, PhD

Chief Scientific Officer, ConsenSys Health

Session 4 Moderator: Heather Flannery

Session 4 Moderator: Heather Flannery

Founder and Chief Executive Officer, ConsenSys Health

1230 – 1330

Session 2:  Health Professional Perspectives Panel

Lynda Davis, PhD

Lynda Davis, PhD

Chief Veterans Experience Officer, U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

Jackie Garrick, MSW, LCSW-C, BCETS, SHRM-CP, WPA

Jackie Garrick, MSW, LCSW-C, BCETS, SHRM-CP, WPA

Founder, Whistleblowers of America; Founding Director, Defense Suicide Prevention Office

Alex Cahana, MD

Alex Cahana, MD

Chief Medical Officer and EMEA Market Leader, ConsenSys Health; SME, Defense and Veterans Center for Integrative Pain Management

Brigadier General Loree Sutton, MD, USA, (Ret.)

Brigadier General Loree Sutton, MD, USA, (Ret.)

Former Commisioner of the New York City Department of Veterans' Services

1330 – 1420

Session 3:  Crowd-Sourcing Innovative Solutions across Government and Industry

Elaine Johanson

Elaine Johanson

Director (Acting), FDA’s Office of the Chief Scientist/Office of Health Informatics

Amanda L. Purnell, PhD

Amanda L. Purnell, PhD

Licensed Counseling Psychologist, Senior Innovation Fellow for the VHA Ecosystem

Jorge A. Ferrer, MD, MBA, LSA, FAMIA

Jorge A. Ferrer, MD, MBA, LSA, FAMIA

Medical Informatician-Health System Specialist, VA Innovation Center

Debbie Bucci

Debbie Bucci

Director, Patient-Mediated & Institutional Data Exchange, ConsenSys Health

1420 – 1515

Session 4:  The Art of the Newly-Possible: How Five Emerging Technologies Will Transform Health

Heather Flannery

Heather Flannery

CEO and Founder of ConsenSys Health, Co-chair of the Global HIMSS Blockchain in Healthcare Task Force

Jonathan Passerat-Palmbach, PhD

Jonathan Passerat-Palmbach, PhD

Director of Cryptography and Decentralized AI, ConsenSys Health; Research Associate at Imperial College London

Sean Manion, PhD

Sean Manion, PhD

Chief Scientific Officer, ConsenSys Health

1515 – 1600

Session 5:  Mechanical Ventilator Milano (MVM) Innovation During the Coronavirus Pandemic

Walter M. Bonivento, PhD

Walter M. Bonivento, PhD

Senior Scientist at the Istituto Nazionale di Fisica Nucleare, Cagliari, Italy

The objective of the MVM collaboration is to design, develop, build and certify a safe ventilator that is powerful, yet gentle on the lungs.

It aims to be very simple yet equipped with a sophisticated control system to offer the required ventilation modalities.

The simplicity of the design, which is made possible by the MVM control system, allows for wide availability of parts, and rapid manufacturing in different countries.

Learn more about MVM by clicking here.

1600 – 1800 EDT

Theme:  Rapid Emergence of Telehealth During the Coronavirus Pandemic

Sponsor: University of Pittsburgh Center for Military Medicine Research

Co-Chairs:

Session 6 Moderator: COL Ron Poropatich, MD, USA, (Ret.)

Session 6 Moderator: COL Ron Poropatich, MD, USA, (Ret.)

Director of the University of Pittsburgh Center for Military Medicine Research

Session 7 Moderator: COL Joseph Wood, PhD, MD, USA, (Ret.)

Session 7 Moderator: COL Joseph Wood, PhD, MD, USA, (Ret.)

Telemedicine Endocrinologist for American Red Cross

1600-1700

Session 6: Healthcare System Usage of Telehealth

COL Fran McVeigh, OD, USA, (Ret.)

COL Fran McVeigh, OD, USA, (Ret.)

Director of Army Virtual Health Patient Care Integration

Kevin Orr

Kevin Orr

Virtual Health Director, Covenant Health

COL Sean J. Hipp, MD, USA

COL Sean J. Hipp, MD, USA

Director of Virtual MEDCEN, Brooke Army Medical Center

CAPT Rich Bakalar, MD, USN, (Ret.)

CAPT Rich Bakalar, MD, USN, (Ret.)

VP & Chief Strategy Officer, ViTelNet

1700-1800

Session 7: Innovations in Telehealth

COL Jeremy Pamplin, MD, MS, USA

COL Jeremy Pamplin, MD, MS, USA

Director, Telemedicine & Advanced Technology Research Center

Geoff Rutledge, MD, PhD

Geoff Rutledge, MD, PhD

Chief Medical Officer and Co-founder, HealthTap

COL Ron Poropatich, MD, USA, (Ret.)

COL Ron Poropatich, MD, USA, (Ret.)

Director of the University of Pittsburgh Center for Military Medicine Research

Col Caesar Junker, MD, USAF

Col Caesar Junker, MD, USAF

Director, Human Performance Warfighter Health Mission Joint Artificial Intelligence Center Department of Defense

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August 26
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10:00 am - 6:00 pm
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