Healthcare Innovation Special Interest Group Summit

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    Healthcare Innovation Special Interest Group (HISIG) Summit

    You haven't attended a health conference like this! Join us for 4 days of engaging keynotes, accredited technical trainings, thought-provoking panels, a cutting-edge innovation showcases, and an intimate networking reception at the Healthcare Innovation Special Interest Group (HISIG) Summit held during National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE) Professional Development Conference (PDC) in San Diego, CA – August 21-25, 2019.

    Clinicians, Technologists, Engineers, Researchers, Entrepreneurs, Venture Capitalists, Public Health Officials, Not-For-Profit Organizations, Governmental Agencies and others will convene with a shared goal to advance HISIG’s mission “to promote the development and implementation of innovations that will improve diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of injury, illness, and disease.

    Location: San Diego Marriott Mission Valley, 8757 Rio San Diego Dr, San Diego, CA 92108

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    Healthcare Innovation Summit Networking Reception

  • Thursday

    Training: The Importance of Engineering During the Lifecycle of a Combination Product brought to you by Thermo Fisher Scientific

    Luncheon & Distinguished Speaker Series: Dr. William “Billy” Cohn, MD, Vice President, Johnson & Johnson Medical Devices Companies and Executive Director, Johnson & Johnson Center of Device Innovation at Texas Medical Center

    Workshop: How to Run a Profitable Side-Hustle for the Entrepreneur with a 9 to 5

  • Friday

    Workshop: Navigating Challenges in Medical Device Development brought to you by Baxter Healthcare

    Workshop: Healthcare Disparities and the Black Community brought to you by Baxter Healthcare

    Industry Tour: Exploring Leaders in the San Diego Healthcare Ecosystem

  • Saturday

    Breakfast & Panel: Wearable Tech and Digital Health brought to you by Qualcomm

    Townhall: Healthcare Innovation Special Interest Group Meeting

    Workshop: Keeping Health Data Secure in a Cloud Based World – A Fireside Chat with Daniel Sergile, Deputy CISO, Ciox Health

WEDNESDAY

Wednesday, August 21, 2019
6:30PM - 8:30PM
Healthcare Innovation Summit Networking Reception

Learn how to join the Healthcare Innovation Special Interest Group (HISIG), catch up with colleagues or meet more of your peers. You’ll enjoy engaging with current HISIG members, start-up healthcare companies, industry leaders, and technical and medical professionals from the Greater San Diego area and from across the country!

This premiere networking event on Wednesday evening provides an opportunity for you to meet and mingle in a casual environment. The event will also showcase Corporate Partners seeking to hire Experienced Professional Talent to address current challenges across the Healthcare continuum and provide insights on how to become engaged with HISIG. Don’t miss this opportunity to become engaged with HISIG!

This NSBE Professionals Networking Reception is sponsored by HISIG Summit Partner:

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    Thermo Fisher Scientific

    Thermo Fisher Scientific is the world leader in serving science, with revenues of more than $24 billion and approximately 70,000 employees globally. Our mission is to enable our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer. We help our customers accelerate life sciences research, solve complex analytical challenges, improve patient diagnostics, deliver medicines to market and increase laboratory productivity. Through our premier brands – Thermo Scientific, Applied Biosystems, Invitrogen, Fisher Scientific and Unity Lab Services – we offer an unmatched combination of innovative technologies, purchasing convenience and comprehensive services.

THURSDAY

Thursday, August 22, 2019
8:00AM – 11:00AM
Training: The Importance of Engineering During the Lifecycle of a Combination Product brought to you by Thermo Fisher Scientific

Part I: Engineering Impact in Supplier Qualification

  1. Introduction
  2. Application of Risk Management in combination products
  3. Comparison of device QSR’s and drug GMP’s
  4. Regulatory background for supplier qualification
  5. Finding the right suppliers & contractors
  6. Supplier / Material qualification systems
  7. Questions/Answers
  8. Assessment Opportunity for CEUs

 
Part II: Engineering Impact in Business and Quality Systems

  1. Requests for Proposal
  2. Supply Agreements and Quality Agreements
  3. Change Control/CAPA
  4. Class Project and Presentations: There are no perfect suppliers
  5. Wrap-Up
  6. Questions/Answers
  7. Assessment Opportunity for CEUs

 
Who should attend? This practical training will benefit professionals and associates in the Pharmaceutical, Biotechnology, and Medical Device industries including individuals in the following functions: Quality Assurance, Quality Control, Compliance, Managers of Contract Manufacturing Organizations (CMO’s), Auditors, Purchasing, Material Management, Supply Chain, Outsourcing Project Managers, Technical Operations, Tech Services, Regulatory Affairs, and Production Operations.

The visibility of Supplier Qualification to regulatory agencies has increased in recent years. Supplier Qualification is the foundation upon which supplier relationships are built. Every company strives to obtain their desired supply chain expectations even as the complexity of relationships with suppliers and contractors increases. This training will outline the fundamentals for a robust and compliant Supplier Qualification process for FDA regulated industries with a focus on the application of risk management techniques.

CEUs will be given to all attendees who pass the assessments with a score of 70% or higher. Those who don’t pass will have an opportunity to receive CEUs if they correct their answers as they go over the assessments with trainer.

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    Frank Carroll

    Principal Consultant, Carroll Pharma Consulting, LLC
    Frank Carroll is currently an independent pharmaceutical operations/supply chain consultant and Principal of Carroll Pharma Consulting, LLC. He has over 25 years’ experience in the Pharmaceutical, Device, Biologics, and Biotech industries in many aspects of operations including commercial and clinical product manufacturing and supply chain; purchasing; strategic alliance management; implementation of advanced project management systems; MRP/ERP systems; and senior operations management. He has held senior consulting positions at Pharmatech Associates and senior management positions at Zosano Pharma, Genitope Corp., Alpha Therapeutics, McGhan/Inamed Corp., Collagen Corp., and Bayer AG. He has earned certifications from APICS (CPIM), ASQ (CQE), and Zenger-Miller as a certified trainer.

    He has instructed/directed numerous courses for the Center for Professional Advancement, instructed courses for APICS CPIM certification, and was a faculty member at Indiana University at South Bend in Continuing Education programs. He received his B.Sc. degree from The Ohio State University and MBA and MSBA degrees from Indiana University at South Bend.

Thursday, August 22, 2019
11:45AM – 1:30PM 
Luncheon & Distinguished Speaker Series: Dr. William “Billy” Cohn, MD, Vice President, Johnson & Johnson Medical Devices Companies and Executive Director, Johnson & Johnson Center of Device Innovation at Texas Medical Center
 
Who Should Attend? Engineers, innovators, founders and entrepreneurs of all types and industries.

Engineers and physicians have always played an important role in the development and implementation of new medical technology. More recently, these roles have expanded to include the entrepreneurial aspects of these types of activities. Join Dr. Billy Cohn, a pioneer in medical device innovation most recently at Johnson & Johnson, as he shares what he’s learned about how to run with an idea, assemble a team, raise capital, and create value. In alignment with the conference theme “Supercharge Your Success”, Dr Cohn will help you realize how to take the next steps with whatever tools you have available today as an intrapreneur within your organization or as an entrepreneur. He’ll also highlight some of his mistakes and describe his successes over the years.

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    Dr. William “Billy” Cohn, MD

    Vice President at Johnson & Johnson Medical Devices Companies (JJMDC)

    William E. Cohn, MD, is a Vice President at Johnson & Johnson Medical Devices Companies (JJMDC) and the Executive Director for the Johnson & Johnson Center for Device Innovation at the Texas Medical Center. He is also a professor of surgery at Baylor College of Medicine and an adjunct professor of Bioengineering at both Rice University and the University of Houston.

    Prior to joining JJMDC, Dr. Cohn was the director of the Cullen Cardiovascular Research Lab at the famed Texas Heart Institute and the Director of Minimally Invasive Cardiothoracic Surgery at THI. A native of Houston, Dr. Cohn received his medical school education, general surgical training, and cardiothoracic surgical training at Baylor College of Medicine where he served as the last chief resident of the legendary heart surgeon Michael E. DeBakey. After graduation, Dr. Cohn spent eleven years on the faculty of Harvard Medical School and as an Attending Cardiothoracic Surgeon at Boston’s Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center.

    His major research interests include the development of new technology for decreasing the invasiveness of surgical procedures and development of the continuous-flow totally implantable artificial heart. In 2011, Dr. Cohn and Dr. O. H. Frazier successfully implanted the first pulseless total heart replacement device in a human patient.

    Dr. Cohn has a passion for medical device development and has more than 90 US patents granted or pending and another 60 international patents for his medical innovations. His numerous awards include an honorary doctorate in science from Oberlin College, the Distinguished Scientist Award, given by the MacDonald Fund, and the Edison Award for Excellence in human-centered design and innovation for inventing the SentreHEART® Lariat® Suture Delivery Device. In 2000, Dr. Cohn was named the distinguished Inventor of the Year by the U.S. Intellectual Property Owners Association and in 2014, he was named Outstanding Inventor of the Year by the Houston IPO. In addition, in 2014 he received an award for the most Innovative Medical Device Startup of the year at the Innovations in Cardiovascular Interventions Conference in Tel Aviv for inventing the TVA everlinQ system for percutaneous creation of AV fistulas and for founding TVA Medical. In 2015, he was awarded a Lifetime Achievement Award for healthcare innovation by the Houston Technology Center. He is the Chief Medical Officer of BiVACOR Inc. and currently serves on the board of directors of CSI Inc., BiVACOR, and TVA Medical. Previously, he served on the boards of ArterX, PluroMed, Onyx Medical, and SentreHeart.

Thursday, August 22, 2019
3:45PM – 5:00PM
Workshop: How to Run a Profitable Side-Hustle for the Entrepreneur with a 9 to 5 brought to you by the Entrepreneurship and Healthcare Innovation Special Interest Group

Do you have an idea for business, but love the stability of your career? Who says you have to choose between your business idea and your job? Physician and serial-entrepreneur Dr. Clarence Lee, Jr. MD, MBA will walk workshop attendees through what it takes to go from startup to profit. Dr. Lee has been in business for nearly a decade in several industries, while also practicing medicine full time. Whether it be a technical business idea, consulting firm, service based, brick and mortar, or expert industry, Dr. Lee will give you an outline on where to begin, how to build a team, keep overhead low, and most importantly how to become profitable fast in today's fast-paced market. If you currently own a business and are looking to get to the next level or are in the idea stage, you will walk away with concrete steps and breakthrough takeaways to implement immediately!

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    Dr. Clarence Lee, Jr. MD, MBA

    Physician Entrepreneur
    Clarence Lee, Jr., MD, MBA. Dr. Lee is a nationally celebrated author, international speaker, and CEO of CMLEEJR Companies. LLC, a personal development brand that conducts seminars on high performance and mental conditioning for teams, organizations and students.

    He holds a degree in Biology (B.S.) from University of the Incarnate Word, and degrees in medicine (M.D.) and business (M.B.A.) from Drexel University. A decorated war veteran, Dr. Lee served in the United States Air Force for 10 years with several assignments, his last being a flight surgeon flying the T-38 and U-2 airframes at Beale AFB, CA.

    Dr. Lee is the author of the inspirational memoir “Well, My Mom Says…” as well as the recently released “PERSIST” in 2017. He is a columnist for several publications and his work has been featured in Live Happy Magazine, Black Fitness Today, and Essence Magazine to name a few. He regularly appears as an on-air TV health expert and has been featured in segments on ABC, CBS, and FOX television stations.

    Recently, Dr. Lee was named Top 40 under 40 by the Sacramento Business Journal (2014) and Drexel University (2016). He was honored as one of the top healthcare entrepreneurs to know by Becker’s Hospital Review and is one of the latest recipients of the Black Enterprise Modern Man award in 2016. Dr. Lee is a devoted husband and father. He lives in CA and loves spending time with his wife and 3 children.

FRIDAY

Friday, August 23, 2019
9:30 AM - 10:45 AM
Workshop: Healthcare Disparities and the Black Community brought to you by Baxter Healthcare

Racial and ethnic health disparities undermine our communities and our health care system. Despite the number and variety of health disparities initiatives, there is growing restlessness that these efforts are not yielding effective and scalable approaches and, most importantly, evidence of significant outcomes. Understand new approaches to this challenge that are breaking the mold, building better linkages across stakeholders in the name of reducing disparities. Baxter Healthcare Corporation is a long-time partner with NSBE’s Healthcare Innovation Special Interest Group a, a medical products manufacturer, and leading producer of intravenous (IV) fluids and systems. Baxter also makes infusion pumps, pre-filled syringes, biological sealants, and inhaled anesthetics, as well as dialyzers and other products for the treatment of end-stage renal disease (ESRD). Join the Baxter Team in learning about ESRD, treatment disparities within the African American population and how the company continues to transform renal care through patient-centric innovations. This workshop will focus on areas of opportunity for Renal Peritoneal Dialysis Treatment therapy. The objective is to gain an understanding of the complexities which create disparities and several areas of impact opportunity such as corporate structure, inclusion & diversity, innovation, bio-design and launch/commercialization process. Our hope is not only do you leave more informed, but with a call to action to self-advocate and advocate for others who may be impacted by kidney failure and to be empowered to assess opportunity areas within your own organizations.

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    Evan Mosley

    Technical Development Program Engineer
    Evan is a member of Baxter's Technical Development Program. He studied Bioengineering and Mechanical Engineering from the University of Michigan. He is halfway through the 2-year program which provides three to four unique rotations across Baxter R&D. Previously he completed a rotation with Baxter Renal R&D where he utilized the Stanford Biodesign process to assess unmet needs around Chronic Kidney Disease. Currently Evan is supporting Baxter's Advanced Surgery division on the sealants team. He is also working as cosponsor for a group from the Johns Hopkins Center for Bioengineering Innovation and Design (CBID) to identify further unmet needs in the surgery space. Prior to Baxter he served as the R&D Director for Springline/EMA, a power distributor subcontractor.

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    Ha Tran, MD, MS, FAAP

    Global Clinical Development Lead, Renal Care at Baxter International
    Dr. Tran leads clinical research and development for the Renal Care Division at Baxter International. She is a practicing Pediatric Nephrologist on the adjunct faculty at Stanford School of Medicine and a clinical faculty mentor for the Stanford School of BioEngineering/Biodesign where earlier this year, she led a team of undergraduate engineering students to receive one of fifteen finalist prizes in the nationwide Kidney X competition hosted by the U.S. Health and Human Services and American Society of Nephrology. Prior to joining Baxter, Dr. Tran worked across various stages of drug development at Genentech/Roche.

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    Peter Richardson

    Technical Manager/Electrical Engineer
    As a technical manager with Baxter’s US Medication Delivery, Peter supports the implementation, connectivity, integration, and interoperability of the Sigma Spectrum IV System and DoseEdge Pharmacy Workflow Manager. Additionally, he supports marketing initiatives at industry conferences & tradeshows, sales engineering, and R&D. Peter is a graduate of Florida State University College of Electrical Engineering and holds an Executive Certificate in Digital Marketing Strategies from Northwestern Kellogg School of Management.

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    Tiffany Pringle, MBA

    IV Portfolio Manager
    Tiffany is an award-winning sales portfolio manager with Baxter’s US Medication Delivery, Tiffany sell IV Therapy products into hospital acute-care markets and manages independent and GPO contracts in major hospitals throughout GA and AL by aggressively marketing to Materials Management, Nursing Educators, Directors of Infection Control, and Directors of Pharmacy. She supports conversions, provides training and product demonstrations to nursing staff. Tiffany is also the chapter president for the Baxter Black Alliance for the Sales and Remotes Teams and leads events for the minorities at Baxter throughout the year and at the National Sales Meetings. Additionally, Tiffany is a PHD candidate at Northcentral University and a adjunct professor at Clayton State University where she teaches business and professional development courses.

Friday, August 23, 2019
1:00PM – 2:15PM 
Workshop: Navigating Challenges in Medical Device Development brought to you by Baxter Healthcare

Come learn how the healthcare industry and medical device development has evolved. Also, learn how to increase your company’s efficiency. Understand the technology, regulatory, and data security shifts in the industry and how to plan accordingly to be successful within the product development space. Every day, the healthcare industry is ever changing with new regulation and technological reach. These changes create challenges within the product development process and reduce a company’s efficiency.

Baxter Healthcare Corporation is a long-time partner with NSBE’s Healthcare Innovation Special Interest Group, a medical products manufacturer, and leading producer of intravenous (IV) fluids and systems. Baxter also makes infusion pumps, pre-filled syringes, biological sealants, and inhaled anesthetics, as well as dialyzers and other products for the treatment of end-stage renal disease (ESRD).

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    Erika Millon

    Sr. Principal Engineer, Operations Engineering
    Erika is a Global SME supporting Quality Initiatives within Baxter Engineering. She is responsible for product quality through identifying and implementing innovative solutions to resolve quality challenges within the manufacturing process. Her primary areas of responsibility include sites within the Asia Pacific, Europe, Middle East and Africa Regions. She has led product teams within Baxter’s Medication Delivery R&D Business, in which she sustained current Baxter products and drove new product development. She is also the current Baxter NSBE Partnership Liaison. Erika is a graduate of The University of Tennessee where she studied Mechanical Engineering. Prior to Baxter, Erika has professional experience spanning Healthcare, Petrochemical and Industrial Air-gas Industries with expertise in several areas to include Product & Process Engineering, Manufacturing, NPD Scale-up, Research and Development, Project Management, Supplier Management & Development, Process Excellence, Risk Management, Strategy and STEM Education. She has been an active member of NSBE since 2001 and currently serves at the HISIG Programs Chair.

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    Peter Richardson

    Technical Manager/Electrical Engineer
    As a technical manager with Baxter’s US Medication Delivery, Peter supports the implementation, connectivity, integration, and interoperability of the Sigma Spectrum IV System and DoseEdge Pharmacy Workflow Manager. Additionally, he supports marketing initiatives at industry conferences & tradeshows, sales engineering, and R&D. Peter is a graduate of Florida State University College of Electrical Engineering and holds an Executive Certificate in Digital Marketing Strategies from Northwestern Kellogg School of Management.

Friday, August 23, 2019
2:00PM – 5:00PM 
Industry Tour: Exploring Leaders in the San Diego Healthcare Ecosystem brought to you by the Healthcare Innovation Special Interest Group

Becton Dickinson (BD) is a global medical technology company that is advancing the world of health by improving medical discovery, diagnostics and the delivery of care. BD leads in patient and healthcare worker safety and the technologies that enable medical research and clinical laboratories. The company provides innovative solutions that help advance medical research and genomics, enhance the diagnosis of infectious disease and cancer, improve medication management, promote infection prevention, equip surgical and interventional procedures and support the management of diabetes. Please visit BD.com and MMS.BD.com for additional information.


At the BD Center for Safety and Clinical Excellence you will have the opportunity to:

  • Engage in clinical simulations in true-to-life patient care areas
  • Gain hands-on experience with the latest technologies and tools
  • Meet with subject matter experts and BD leadership

In an ideal world, your medication use process would have zero errors and zero waste. The path to getting medications safely and efficiently to patients is not an easy one. Administering medications safely and on time involves at least 30 steps between computerized physician order entry and barcode medication administration. These steps cross multiple departments and systems, and the complexity of the entire process results in a 45% risk of defect or error.

Join us to learn how BD is helping to reduce this complexity, improve medication safety and close the communication gap between devices. Your visit will include a guided tour showcasing a patient-centric approach to medication management.

SATURDAY

Saturday, August 24, 2019
8:30AM – 10:00AM 
Breakfast & Panel: Wearable Tech and Digital Health hosted jointly by Healthcare Innovation, Entrepreneurship, and Information Technology Think Tank Special Interest Groups

Digital Health is promising to revolutionize healthcare delivery, optimize personalized and precision medicine, and offer new tools for drug and diagnostic development. The applications of biosensors, mobile devices and wearables, Internet of Things, mobile health platforms, artificial intelligence, and digital biomarkers are quickly expanding into all areas of patient monitoring and disease management, point-of-care diagnostics, and digital endpoints in clinical trials. Hear for experts, entrepreneurs, and industry leaders developing mobile health apps, wearables, and digital assistants to improve health outcomes.

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    Pankaj Kedia

    Senior Director & Global Head for the Smart Wearables and Shareables Audio Segments at Qualcomm Technologies

    Pankaj Kedia is Senior Director & Global Head for the Smart Wearables and Shareables Audio Segments at Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. In this role, Pankaj is responsible for leading Qualcomm’s efforts to establish and grow its presence across smart watches, kid watches, smart trackers, smart speakers and soundbars segments. Under Pankaj’s leadership, Qualcomm has enabled its customers to ship 200+ products in 50+ countries over the last 4 years. Pankaj joined Qualcomm in late 2013 in a new business development role and has led its efforts to incubate the wearables segment at the company.

    Previously, Pankaj was the director of business development and innovation at Intel Corporation where he was responsible for winning, nurturing, and launching mobility products and technologies. Pankaj launched the Intel Atom processor and led the company’s early efforts to establish its presence and momentum in the tablet, mobile Internet device, and smartphone categories. Earlier at Intel, Pankaj played an instrumental role in accelerating the deployment of Notebook PCs in the industry by defining and implementing the company’s product/marketing strategies and launching a range of products including Centrino, Pentium 4 and Pentium III processors. Pankaj joined Intel in 1996 and held a series of executive advisory, strategy, marketing, planning, ecosystem, and business development roles across the company. He holds one of the early/defining patents around implementing low power sub-systems in mobile devices.

    Prior to Intel, Pankaj was in the management consulting industry for five years leading projects in strategy, management, and information technology. Pankaj is an avid TED follower and has spoken at multiple TEDx events about the impact of mobile technologies around the world. He is frequently sought after as a speaker at industry events in the area of mobile, wearable, wireless, and Internet, and has been extensively quoted in mainstream publications.

    Pankaj holds a Master of Business Administration from Wharton, a Master of Science from the University of Michigan, and a Bachelor of Science from the Indian Institute of Technology.

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    Dr. Samit K. Gupta

    Founder & CTO, Graftworx

    Dr. Samit K. Gupta, Founder & CTO at Graftworx Inc, is a serial entrepreneur with interests in medical devices and connected health. His goal is to help build companies that will improve the quality and efficiency of the healthcare system for patients, doctors, and payers. In particular, He interested in technologies that provide actionable information to healthcare providers about their patients so that clinical decisions can be made more quickly and accurately, thus improving patient outcomes and reducing costs. GraftWorx, Inc., a healthcare company that bridges the gap between patients and clinicians through their proprietary implantable and wearable sensing platform. Prior to co-founding GraftWorx, he was a founder at O2 Insights, a spinout company from Ohio State University focused in the chronic wound space.   O2 Insight's oxygen-sensing technology was acquired by Johnson & Johnson Advanced Wound Care. Samit also holds a PhD in Biomedical Engineering from Ohio State University.

Saturday, August 24, 2019
10:00AM – 11:15AM
Townhall: Healthcare Innovation Special Interest Group Meeting

Learn how to become an active and engaged member of NSBE’s Healthcare Innovation Special Interest Group. Meet current HISIG leadership, understand active projects, and share yours request for future focus areas (e.g technical workshops, development of scientific products, establishment of technology task forces). The Townhall also provides an opportunity to meet, network, and discuss pressing career questions with a diverse group of healthcare technical professionals. And while the atmosphere is more relaxed than some traditional networking events, do not be fooled — the advice you receive or connections you experience just might lead to your next career advancement.

Saturday, August 24, 2019
1:15PM – 2:30PM
Workshop: Keeping Health Data Secure in a Cloud Based WorldA Fireside Chat with Daniel Sergile, Deputy CISO, Ciox Health

Daniel Sergile will reveal insights from within the Office of the CISO. This investigative discussion will go beyond simple case study success stories and attendees will find out how to pin point hurdles, strategies, best-practices, and important lessons learned when deploying cloud-based systems in any industry. Insights into the unique challenges within healthcare will also be provided. The discussion is hosted by the Healthcare Innovation Special Interest Group (HISIG) and Information Technology Think Tank Special Interest Group (ITTT) and is open to all conference attendees.

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    Daniel Sergile, CISSP

    Deputy CISO, Ciox Health
    Daniel Sergile is the Deputy CISO at Ciox Health, a health technology company dedicated to improving U.S. health outcomes by transforming clinical data into actionable insights. Specifically, Ciox Health can release, acquire, enhance and deliver medical record and discrete clinical data from anywhere across the United States.

    Mr. Sergile is a 25-year veteran in the information technology field. For the last 19 years, his career has been dedicated solely to information security where he has started up information security programs in multiple business sectors including banking and telecommunications. Mr. Sergile previously built the information security program at Cox Communications. Moreover, he has secured companies globally to include Canon Europa and Rabobank International. Before coming to Ciox, he built the security program for CertusBank as their CISO. Mr. Sergile is also a veteran of the United States Army and held the additional duty as an information systems security officer.