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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

CEO and Founder of 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.), Dixon Center Vice President, Programs & Services

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 at Easter Seals Greater Houston

Cristy Gamez, PhD

Cristy Gamez, PhD

Clinical Coordinator at Easter Seals Greater Houston

Rosie Lopez-Torrres

Rosie Lopez-Torrres

Exectuive Director and Co-founder at Burn Pits 360

Rajeev Ramchand, PhD

Rajeev Ramchand, PhD

Senior Behavioral Scientist at RAND Corporation

1230 – 1600 EDT

Theme:  Health Gaps & Solutions During the Coronavirus Pandemic

Sponsor: ConsenSys Health 

Chair: 

Pierre Vigilance, MD, MPH; Founding Prinicipal of HealthUp; Adjunct Professor at the George Washington University

Pierre Vigilance, MD, MPH; Founding Principal of HealthUp; Adjunct Professor at the George Washington University

Pierre Vigilance, MD, MPH; Founding Principal of HealthUp; Adjunct Professor at the George Washington University

1300 – 1400

Session 2:  Health Professional Perspectives Panel

Lynda Davis, PhD

Lynda Davis, PhD

Chief Veterans Experience Officer at 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 of Whistleblowers of America, Founding Director of the Defense Suicide Prevention Office

Alex Cahana, MD

Alex Cahana, MD

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

1400 – 1500

Session 3:  STOP COVID-19 Hackathon Overview and Emerging Tech Solutions

Sean Manion, PhD

Sean Manion, PhD

Chief Scientific Officer at ConsenSys Health

Jonathan Holt, DO, MS, FACMG

Jonathan Holt, DO, MS, FACMG

Chief Medical Informatics Officer at ConsenSys Health

Debbie Bucci

Debbie Bucci

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

1500 – 1600

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

Walter Bonivento, PhD

Walter Bonivento, PhD

Coordinator for Astroparticle Physics Department at The Italian National Institute for Particle Physics

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:

Colonel Ron Poropatich, MD, US Army (Ret.); Director of Center for Military Medicine Research

Colonel Ron Poropatich, MD, US Army (Ret.); Director of Center for Military Medicine Research

Colonel Joseph Wood, MD, PhD, US Army (Ret.); Telemedicine Endocrinologist for American Red Cross

Colonel Joseph Wood, MD, PhD, US Army (Ret.); Telemedicine Endocrinologist for American Red Cross

1600 – 1700

Session 6:

Healthcare System Usage of Telehealth

1700 – 1755

Session 7:

Innovations in Telehealth

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August 26
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10:00 am - 6:00 pm
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