×Janet Marchibroda Director, Health Innovation Initiative, Bipartisan Policy Center
Janet Marchibroda is the Director of Health Innovation Initiative and Executive Director of the CEO Council on Health and Innovation at the Bipartisan Policy Center, a non-profit organization founded by former Senate Majority Leaders, that drives principled solutions on issues including economic policy, energy, immigration, and health care, through rigorous analysis, reasoned negotiation, and respectful dialogue. Marchibroda’s areas of focus at BPC include advancing innovative strategies to improve health and health care, effectively using data and technology to improve the lives of individuals, and accelerating medical innovation.
Marchibroda also supports the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s efforts to improve immunization rates and combat the Zika virus.
Marchibroda previously served as the Chief Health Care Officer for IBM and the Chief Operating Officer for the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA). She also served as Chief Executive Officer of the non-profit eHealth Initiative, where she also served as the Executive Director of Connecting for Health—an initiative supported by the Markle Foundation and Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. She previously led stakeholder engagement activities for the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology within the Department of Health and Human Services.
Marchibroda has been recognized as one of the Top 25 Women in Healthcare by Modern Healthcare magazine, one of the Most Powerful Women in Healthcare IT by Health Data Management, and recipient of the Federal Computer Week Top 100 Award. She holds a B.S. in commerce from the University of Virginia and an M.B.A. with a concentration in organization development from The George Washington University.
×Barry Chaiken President, DocsNetwork & Adjunct Professor Boston University
Barry P. Chaiken, MD, MPH, has over 30 years’ experience in healthcare information technology, clinical transformation, and public health, and has worked with the National Institutes of Health, U.K’s. National Health Service, McKesson, and Infor.
Chaiken is currently President of the strategy consulting firm DocsNetwork Ltd. where he offers his expertise in healthcare information technology, business development, and clinical transformation. Chaiken served as a Healthcare Advisory Board member to numerous organizations. He has delivered more than 70 conference presentations, and is currently a columnist for Patient Safety and Quality Healthcare and Health Data Management.
Chaiken received his medical degree from SUNY Downstate Medical Center, his masters in public health degree from the Harvard School of Public Health, and his bachelors of arts degree from the University at Albany. He served as a Board member (2006-2010) and Board Chair (2009-2010), and continues his involvement as a Fellow of the Health Information Management and Systems Society (HIMSS). As an Adjunct Professor at Boston University, Chaiken is a guest lecturer on healthcare information technology in its School of Management. He is board certified in General Preventive Medicine and Public Health as well as Health Care Quality Management.
×Mike Wall Chief Analytics Officer, University of Chicago Medicine
Rahul is currently responsible for collaborating with C-level executives at AHIP's Health Plan/IDN Membership and across multi-institutional stakeholders to develop and implement innovative frameworks and unique approaches that lead to accelerated adoption of mission critical initiatives that ensure the delivery of high quality care and improve consumers ability to receive needed care all while driving down the cost of care received.
Rahul has extensive practical knowledge in creating new, multi-stakeholder, collaborative business models as well as integrating proven next gen digital health solutions that create a more simple and positive consumer care experience. His role expands to include the creation of innovative care pathways, normalizing and sharing of data assets for proper segmentation, developing actionable and personalized programs and tools that ensure measurable behavior change imperative for desired health outcomes. He continues to help develop, test, measure and iterate innovative initiatives that increase efficiencies for all key Healthcare stakeholders as they collectively focus on outcomes-centric care.
Rahul's most recent brainchild is the 26,000 sq ft AHIP Innovation Lab in Chicago's West Loop. He is responsible for creating the Lab's one of a kind concept, continues to fulfill its mission of delivering an invaluable resource for AHIP Membership, ecosystem stakeholders and solution providers and leads all of the Lab's collaborative and confidential Solution Working Groups that involve individual payers, providers, employers, consumers, manufacturers, MedTech, innovative solution providers and the AHIP Innovation Lab's trusted and crucial Inaugural Partners.
Prior to joining AHIP, Rahul held a leadership role as a founding employee of a successful digital Healthcare start-up based in Washington DC. Along with the company's co-founders, Rahul was instrumental in developing a multifaceted consumer tool as well as leading the company's "go to market" strategy resulting in successful market penetration and revenue growth for the industry's first consumer-led shared decision making and treatment selection platform.
Rahul was recently named one of the American Journal of Health Promotion's2017 Innovators and Game Changers and Accenture Perspectives: Minds Driving the Future of Business. In 2016, Frost & Sullivan presented Rahul and the AHIP Innovation Lab with one of their highest honors, their Global Visionary Innovation Leadership Award.
Mr. Smith has worked in the field of Healthcare Information Technology for 20 years and currently serves as the SVP of Information Technology & CIO at Banner Health, one of the nation’s largest not-for-profit healthcare systems. He brings strong experience in helping integrated healthcare systems provide customer-centric, value-add healthcare solutions enabled by innovative information technology. His passion is to actively drive the convergence of business and technology strategies to improve the health care industry. Mr. Smith received his bachelor's degree in Computer Science and holds an MBA in IT Management.
×Giovanni Piedimonte Chief of Global Pediatric Research Operations, Cleveland Clinic
Giovanni Piedimonte, MD, is the Steven and Nancy Calabrese Endowed Chair for Excellence in Pediatric Care, Research, and Education and Professor & Chair of Pediatrics of the Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine of Case Western Reserve University. He also serves as Chairman of the Cleveland Clinic Pediatric Institute, Physician-in-Chief of the Cleveland Clinic Children’s Hospital, and President of the Cleveland Clinic Children’s Hospital for Rehabilitation in Cleveland, Ohio. Previously, he served for more than 6 years as the first Wyeth Research Scholar, Professor and Chairman of the Department of Pediatrics at West Virginia University School of Medicine, and Physician-in-Chief of the WVU Children’s Hospital in Morgantown, WV.
Education and Training: Dr. Piedimonte received his degree in Medicine from the University Of Rome School Of Medicine in Italy, completed his residency training in Pediatrics at the University of California San Francisco, and received fellowship training at the Cardiovascular Research Institute of the University of California San Francisco and at the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill. He maintains an active clinical practice and holds certifications in General Pediatrics and in Pediatric Pulmonology from the American Board of Pediatrics.
Research, Publications and Speaking: Dr. Piedimonte’s research has been funded by the National Institutes of Health (NIH) for more than 28 consecutive years and he has been principal investigator or co-investigator of more than 30 research projects funded by the NIH, the National Cystic Fibrosis Foundation,the American Lung Association, the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America, and the pharmaceutical industry.
Dr. Piedimonte has authored or co-authored over 350 peer-reviewed journal articles, book chapters, monographs, editorials, and abstracts with the primary focus on airway inflammation in childhood respiratory disease, the role of early viral respiratory infections in the pathogenesis of asthma, and the neurobiology of the developing respiratory tract. His articles have been published in journals such as the Journal of Clinical Investigation, American Journal of Physiology, Journal of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics, Circulation Research, American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, American Journal of Respiratory Cell and Molecular Biology, Pediatrics, Pediatric Research, and the Public Library of Science (PLoS).
Dr. Piedimonte serves on the editorial boards of several scientific journals, including Pediatric Pulmonology, Pediatric Allergy Immunology & Pulmonology, Current Pediatric Reviews, and Current Opinion in Pharmacology.He is also a regular reviewer for a number of other leading journals, including The Medical Letter, PLoS, The British Medical Journal, American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, American Journal of Respiratory Cell and Molecular Biology, Thorax, American Journal of Physiology, Journal of Immunology, Pediatrics, Journal of Pediatrics, Pediatric Research, and the Archives of Disease in Childhood.
Dr. Piedimonte has been an invited speaker nationally and internationally on more than 450 occasions, including being the recipient of the European Society for Paediatric Hematology and Immunology lectureship, the Jerry Elliot Memorial lectureship of the South Central Conference on Perinatal Research, the Japanese Society of Pediatric Pulmonology lectureship, the Benjamin Burrows Lung Immunology lectureship of the University of Arizona, the Frank P. Anderson Memorial lectureship of the Medical College of Georgia, the Robert H. Schwartz Lectureship in the Genetics of Pediatric Disease of the University of Rochester, and endowed lectureships from the Medical University of South Carolina, University of Louisville, and University of South Florida.
Awards: Dr. Piedimonte is the recipient of a 1997 Career Investigator Award of the American LungAssociation, the 1999 Investigator Award of the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America, and the 2008 Pfizer Visiting Professorship in Pulmonology. He is a fellow of both the American Academy of Pediatrics and the American College of Chest Physicians.
×Robert Greene Former EVP, Chief Population Health Officer, Dartmouth-Hitchcock
Don is a seasoned Health Policy Administrator with over 20 years’ experience within the publically financed healthcare administration field. He is a Principal with Health Management Associates, a national Health Care Policy Research firm that specializes in Medicaid and Safety-Net Healthcare systems. He has served in Medicaid program leadership roles at both the State and Federal level. He experience includes inplementation of Health Care Reform in Massachusettes in 2006 and ACA implementation with CMS.
At HMA, he works with States, Health Plans, and Technology firms navigating complex Federal and State policies. He advises clients on innovative approaches to new program development and improvements.