Speakers for 2017 Electronic Health Records and Health Information Technology include:


■ Maj Gen (Dr.) Roosevelt Allen, USAF
Director, Medical Operations and Research, Chief of Dental Corps, Office of the Surgeon General,
Headquarters, U.S. Air Force

 Dr. Lauren Thompson, SES
Director, DOD/VA Interagency Program Office, DHMS

■ Mr. David Duma
Acting Director, Operational Test and Evaluation, Office of the Secretary of Defense (OSD/DOT&E)

■ COL John S. Scott, USA
Informatics Policy Director, Health Affairs, Department of Defense, Office of the Assistant Secretary of Defense, Health Affairs, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences

■ Mr. Thomas Murphy
Principal Deputy Under Secretary for Benefits, Department of Veterans Affairs Benefits Administration

■ Dr. Albert Taylor, M.D.
Medical Informatics Fellow, Office of the National Coordinator for H.H.S.

■ Dr. Paul Cordts, M.D.
Director, Functional Champion, Military Health System, Defense Health Agency

■ Mr. Brad Houston
Director, Office of Business and Process Integration, Veterans Affairs Benefits Administration

■ Dr. Ronald Poropatich, MD, (Col USA-ret)
Professor of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary, Allergy, and Critical Care Medicine, Executive Director,Center for Military Medicine Research, Health Sciences, PITT, Senior Telemedicine Advisor, UPMC

■ Mr. James Sorace
Senior Medical Officer at the Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation (ASPE) Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS)

■ Dr. Susy Postal, DNP, RN-BC
Chief Health Informatics Officer, Indian Health Service (IHS)

■ Mr. Lance Scott
Program Manager, Defense Medical Information Exchange (DMIX)

■ Brig Gen (USAF ret), Klaus Schafer, M.D.
Chief Medical Officer, Client Executive, Health Market Sector, CACI International, Inc.

■ LTC Peter Huggins, USA
Aeromedical Evacuation Program Manager, Office of the Surgeon General, Army National Guard

■ Dr. Keith Salzman
Chief Medical Information Officer, Global Business Services, IBM

■ Dr. Joseph Ronzio, DHSc, CPHIMS
Deputy Chief Health Technology Officer, Veterans Health Administration

■ Mr. Dean Fagan
Senior Program Manager, Corporate Dental System, Enterprise Support Team, Harris Corporation

■ Dr. Seong K. Mun, PhD
President & CEO, Open Source EHR Alliance (OSEHRA)

■ COL (Dr.) Matthew Hepburn, M.D., USA
Program Manager, Biological Technologies Office, Defense Advanced Research Project Agency

■ Dr. Stephen Hufnagel
Health IT Architect, Information Applications Group, Health Level 7 Clinical Information Model Initiative Workgroup Member and FHA Federal Health Information Model Support Contractor

■ Mr. Ken Rubin
Director of Standards and Interoperability, Veterans Affairs Health Administration

■ Dr. Nick van Terheyden, M.D.
Chief Medical Officer, NTT DATA Healthcare and Life Sciences

■ Ms. Kim Warren
Acting Director, CMS Alliance to Modernize Healthcare (CAMH),The MITRE Corporation

■ Mr. Samuel Schaffzin, MPA, CDR
U.S. Public Health Service, Technical Director for Medicaid Health IT, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS)

■ Mr. Kenneth Salyards
Information Management Specialist, The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), DHHS