INDIANAPOLIS, Aug. 17, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- hc1, the leader in critical insight, analytics, and solutions for precision health, announced today that Katherine Capps and David Nash, MD, MBA, will deliver the mainstage keynote addresses at its second annual Precision Health Virtual Summit. Hosted by hc1 in partnership with Becker's Healthcare, the two-day event is scheduled for Aug. 31-Sept. 1, 2021, and will feature some of the healthcare industry's leading thought leaders and innovators helping to advance the promise of precision health to all aspects of care delivery.
Capps, president of Health2 Resources and co-founder and executive director of GTMRx Institute, has a long history of collaboration in multi-stakeholder environments and has led the growth of GTMRx—an organization focused on cross-collaboration to advance appropriate use of medications and gene therapies—to over 1,200 members from 800 companies in less than two years. A gifted communicator, she cultivates and manages relationships with stakeholders across the health care and health policy spectrums. Her keynote address will focus on "The Future of Precision Health."
Dr. Nash is the Founding Dean Emeritus of Jefferson College of Population Health at Thomas Jefferson University and currently serves as the Dr. Raymond C. and Doris N. Grandon Professor of Health Policy. Named to Modern Healthcare's list of Most Powerful Persons in Healthcare multiple times, Dr. Nash is internationally recognized for his work in public accountability for outcomes, physician leadership development and quality of care improvement. His presentation, "Precision Health and Population Health: Friends or Foes," will focus on how two of healthcare's priority initiatives can work in tandem to achieve cost, access and clinical outcomes goals.
"We are excited to build on the success of last year's inaugural Precision Health Virtual Summit by showcasing some of the top precision health thought leaders at this year's event. In Dr. David Nash and Katherine Capps, our keynote speakers, we have two of the leading authorities sharing thought provoking, actionable strategies," said Brad Bostic, Chairman and CEO of hc1, who will take part in the opening fireside chat with Purdue University President and former Indiana Governor, Mitch Daniels. "Along with hc1, innovators from across the healthcare industry will be gathering for this virtual event to share the secrets for delivering scalable precision health to all patients."
Joining Bostic, Capps and Dr. Nash on the summit agenda are some of the nation's top thought leaders in Precision Health:
Kristine Ashcraft, Medical Director for Pharmacogenomics, Invitae
Scott Becker, Publisher and Founder, Becker's Healthcare
Erica Carbajal, Writer and Reporter, Becker's Hospital Review
Todd Crosslin, Global Head of Healthcare and Life Sciences, Snowflake
Mitch Daniels, President, Purdue University
Peter J. Embí, MD, MS, FACP, FACMI, FAMIA, FIAHSI, President and CEO, Regenstrief Institute
Yuri Fesko, MD, Executive Medical Director of Medical Affairs, Quest Diagnostics
Molly Gamble, Vice President of Editorial, Becker's Healthcare
Matthew Katz, Principal, MCK Health Strategies, LLC
Jeffrey Kuhlman, MD, Chief Quality and Safety Officer, AdventHealth
Mike Lukas, Vice President and General Manager, Health Systems, Quest Diagnostics
Robert Michel, Editor-in-Chief, DARK Daily and The Dark Report
Anthony P. Morreale, Pharm.D. MBA, BCPS, FASHP, Associate Chief Consultant for Clinical Pharmacy Services and Policy, US Department of Veterans Affairs
Jordan Olson, MD, Division Chief, Clinical Pathology Informatics and Quality, Geisinger
Brian Patty, MD, Chief Medical Informatics Officer, Medix Technology
Albert Villarin, MD, FACEP, Vice President and CMIO, Nuvance Health
Stephanie Lahr, MD, CHCIO, CIO and CMIO, Monument Health
Gilan El Saadawi, MD, PhD, MS, Founder, CMO, Realyze Intelligence
Behnaz Sarrami, MS, PharmD, Medical Science Liaison, AltheaDx
Umberto Tachinardi, MD, MS, FACMI, IAHSI, CIO, Regenstrief Institute
Rehan Waheed, MD, Senior Medical Director, CMIO, Quest Diagnostics
Richard M. Peters Jr., MD, Assistant Professor of Population Health, The University of Texas
Programming for the Precision Health Virtual Summit will run from 12 - 4 p.m. EST on both August 31 and September 1. Sponsored by AWS, Snowflake and leader sponsor Quest Diagnostics, the event is free of charge. Attendees can register for the Precision Health Virtual Summit at hc1.com/summit.
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