Creating Connections: Advances in the Research Use of Electronic Health Records

Co-Sponsored by
Friends of the National Library of Medicine
National Library of Medicine

Lister Hill Auditorium
National Library of Medicine
June 18-19, 2019

Tuesday, June18

8:30 AM – 8:45 AM Welcome and introductions     Patricia Flatley Brennan, RN, PhD, Director, National Library of Medicine, NIH
     E. Andrew Balas, MD, PhD, Vice President, FNLM, and Professor, Augusta University

8:45 AM – 9:30 AM Research Potential of Electronic Health Records

     Roger Mark, MD, PhD Distinguished Professor of Health Sciences and Technology of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, MIT

9:30 AM – 10:30 AM Innovative Tools for the Study of Health Data

     Lauren Neal, PhD Principal, Director Booz | Allen | Hamilton
     Nancy Smider, PhD Director of Research Informatics, Epic
     John Komenda, PharmD Software Developer, Epic
     Clair Blacketer, MPH, Manager, Epidemiology Analytics, Janssen

10:30 AM – 10:45 AM Break

10:45 AM – 12:00 PM Use of electronic health records to support experimental research

     Paul Rejto, PhD, Director, Pfizer Global R&D
     David H. Ledbetter, PhD, Chief Scientific Officer, Geisinger
     Bo Saxberg, MD, PhD, President, DDO Strategic Services

12:00 PM – 1:00 PM Lunch Break

1:00 PM – 2:00 PM Breakout group discussion I.

     New technologies, policy initiatives, and workforce development

2:00 PM – 3:15 PM We need more models and theories not only more data

     Grace Peng, PhD, Director of Mathematical Modeling, Simulation and Analysis, National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering
     James Bassingthwaighte, PhD, Professor Bioengineering, University of Washington
     Shayn Peirce-Cottler, Ph.D. Professor of Biomedical Engineering, University of Virginia
     Herbert Sauro, PhD, Associate Professor Bioengineering, University of Washington

3:15 PM – 3:30 PM Break

3:30 PM – 4:45 PM Ethics, privacy and public perception in the research use of electronic health data

     Michele Masucci, PhD, Vice President for Research, Temple University
     William Chen, PhD, Vice President Strategy and Business Development Precision Medicine, Elsevier
     Alexander Ommaya, DSc, Senior Director for Clinical and Translational Research and Policy, AAMC
     Teresa Quattrin, MD, Senior Associate Dean for Research Integration, SUNY at Buffalo

5:00 PM – 6:00 PM Reception *

                                                                     Wednesday, June 19

8:30 AM – 9:00 AM New Technologies to Expand the Use of Electronic Health Data

     Wyatt Decker, CEO OptumHealth (invited)

9:00 AM – 10:00 AM Emerging trends of population health data analysis

     John Glaser, PhD, Senior Vice President, Population Health, Cerner
     George Hripcsak, MD, MS, Vivian Beaumont Allen Professor and Chair Columbia University
     Valerie J. Watzlaf, PhD, President/Chair, AHIMA and Associate Professor, University of Pittsburgh
     Gadi Lachman, MBA Chief Executive Officer, TriNetX

10:00 AM – 10:30 AM   Standards for communicating between patient care and research

     Clem McDonald, MD, PhD, Chief Health Data Standards Officer, NLM

10:30 AM – 10:45 AM Break

10:45 AM – 11:30 AM Electronic Health Data for Research

     Swapna Abhyankar MD, Associate Director for Content Development LOINC Regenstrief Institute
     Paul Nagy, PhD, Associate Professor, Johns Hopkins University and Past Chair, Society for Imaging Informatics in Medicine
     Katherine Hempstead PhD, Senior Policy Adviser, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation

11:30 AM – 12:20 PM Breakout group discussion II. and recommendations

12:20 PM Conference Concludes

                            *Reception provided by FNLM, Co-Sponsor.

Co-sponsored by:

National Library of Medicine
Friends of the National Library of Medicine

For more information, please contact
Phone: 202-679-9930

The Friends of the National Library of Medicine is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.
4720 Montgomery Lane • Suite 500 • Bethesda, MD 20814
Business: 202-679-9930
CFC Code: 67426, EIN: 521417780

2019 Annual Conference Registration Form

Thanks for your interest in our conference! Please fill out all required information and secure your rates below.

See you there!

Standard Rate
$ 195.00
Government and Non Profit Rate
$ 150.00
Student Rate
$ 50.00
Press Registration

Clicking on the "Submit Form" button below will take you to Payment Options via PayPal. You do not need to have a PayPal account in order to complete your registration. At the bottom of the PayPal page, you have the option to pay by credit card.

PLEASE NOTE: Some credit card users have reported problems completing registration.  If you have any problem completing the credit card information on the next page, please contact Janet, Operations Manager, to help resolve your problem at 202-415-1256.