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Diabetes Innovation 2012

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Day One, Sunday, September 23, 2012

7:30 AM Welcome & Opening Remarks
John L. Brooks III
8:00 Keynote
Righting the Titanic: Using Data to Reverse Diabetes Trends

Todd Park
U.S. Chief Technology Officer
White House

8:30 From A to Z with PCORI, ADA and AHRQ

Catherine Carver, MS, APRN-BC, CDE
Vice President, Advocacy and Planning
Joslin Diabetes Center

Carolyn Clancy, MD
Director, Agency for Healthcare,
Research and Quality

Robert E. Ratner, MD
Chief Scientific & Medical Officer
American Diabetes Association

Joseph Selby, MD, MPH
Executive Director
Patient-Centered Outcomes
Research Institute


Deneen Vojta, MD
Senior Vice President, United Health
Center for Health Reform & Modernization
United Health Group

Game Attack!

Firas Khatib, PhD
Researcher, Center for Game Science
University of Washington

Gaming Diabetes: Breaking Down Silos with Gaming

Paul Prescod
Chief Technology Officer
Ayogo Games

Dan Baden, MD
Senior Liaison, Office for State, Tribal, Local
and Territorial Support, Centers for Disease
Control and Prevention

10:45 New Entrants in Healthcare Delivery:
Delivering Evidence-Based Content Through Reality TV
to Achieve Scale in Diabetes Prevention and Weight Loss

Deneen Vojta, MD
Senior Vice President,
United Health Center for Health Reform
& Modernization
United Health Group

Marc Coblitz
Senior Vice President

Sierra Carter
Reality Program Participant
Project Not Me


Joseph Kvedar, MD
Director, Center for Connected Health
Partners HealthCare

Patient Engagement and Shared Decision Making

Dave deBronkart
Patient Advocate
e-Patient Dave

Ted Eytan, MD, MS, MPH
The Permanente Federation

M. Sue Kirkman, MD
Senior Vice President, Medical Affairs and Community Information
American Diabetes Association

11:45 Stop Managing Diabetes, Start Reversing It

Sean Duffy
Chief Executive Officer and Co-Founder
Omada Health

1:15 PM Power to the Patient: Untethered Innovations in Supporting
Diabetes Self-Management

Manny Hernandez
President, Diabetes Hands Foundation
Founder, Tu Diabetes

Adam B. Kaufman, PhD
General Manager
dLife Healthcare Solutions

Timothy J. Moore, MD, FACPE
Chief Medical Officer, Health Services, WebMD

Amy Tenderich
Founder and CEO

2:15 Care Everywhere: Removing the Boundaries of Healthcare
Delivery for More Efficient and Effective Care

Moderator: Daphne Psacharopoulos, MBA
Senior Director, Healthcare Services
Joslin Diabetes Center

Kevin Ronneberg, MD
Medical Director, Client Services, Target

Nancy Gagliano, MD
Chief Medical Officer, Minute Clinic
CVS Caremark

3:00 FDA’s Diabetes Innovation Panel

Moderator: Gordon Weir, MD
Co-Head, Section on Islet Cell and Regenerative
Biology, Joslin Diabetes Center; Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School

Helene Clayton-Jeter, OD
Director, Cardiovascular and Endocrine Liaison Program,
Office of Special Health Issues, (OSHI), Office of
the Commissioner (OC)

Courtney Lias, PhD
Director, Chemistry and Toxicology Devices, Office of In-Vitro Diagnostic Device Evaluation and Safety, Center for Devices and Radiologic Health (CDRH)

Bruce Schneider, MD
Team Lead, General Medicine, Office of Cellular, Tissue, and Gene Therapies, Center for Biologic Evaluation and Research (CBER)

4:15 The Food Rx: Strategies to Change the Food Culture

Moderator: Melinda D. Maryniuk, MEd, RD, CDE
Director, Clinical Education Programs
Joslin Diabetes Center

Cynthia Goody
Senior Director, Nutrition Menu Innovation Team
McDonalds USA, LLC

Gary Fanjiang, MD, MBA, MS
Divisional Vice President, Scientific & Medical Affairs
Abbott Nutrition

Joe Quinn
Senior Director, Issue Management
and Strategic Outreach, Corporate Affairs

5:00 Keynote
Imagining a Patient Centered Information World

Jamie Heywood
Co-Founder and Chairman
d’Arbeloff Founding Director
ALS Therapy Development Institute

Day Two, Monday, September 24, 2012

7:45 AM Collaborating for Diabetes Stakeholders

Moderator: Aman Bhandari
Senior Advisor to the Chief Technology Officer
Office of the Secretary
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Ann Albright, PhD, RD
Director, Division of Diabetes Translation
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Judith Fradkin, MD
Director, Division of Diabetes,
Endocrinology & Metabolic Diseases,
National Institute of Diabetes and
Digestive and Kidney Diseases

8:45 Examining Models of Care and Reimbursement, Patient Management Fees, ACOs, Patient-Centered Medical Home
Moderator: Susan Dentzer
Editor-in-Chief, Health Affairs
Publisher, Project Hope

James (Larry) Holly, MD
Chief Executive Officer
Southeast Texas Medical Associates (SETMA), LLP

Keith Shealy, MD
President, Mackey Family Practice

Laura Long, MD, MPH
Vice President of Clinical Innovation
Blue Cross Blue Shield, South Carolina

Sam Ho, MD
Chief Medical Officer and Executive Vice President
United Healthcare

Moderator: Osama Hamdy, MD
Director, Why WAIT Program; Medical Director
Obesity Clinical Program
Joslin Diabetes Center

The Obesity Solution: It’s in the Math So How Do We Change the Equation?

Carson C. Chow, PhD
Senior Investigator
Laboratory of Biological Modeling

Stopping Obesity Before It Starts: Tackling Childhood Obesity

Larry Soler
President & Chief Executive Officer
Partnership for a Healthier America

Wendy Johnson-Askew, PhD, MPH, RD
Director, Public Policy
Nestlé Nutrition

David Kirchhoff
President and Chief Executive Officer

Pediatric Innovations in Obesity Prevention and Diabetes:
Is There an App for That?

Joseph Cafazzo, MD
Researcher and Director
of the Centre for Global eHealth Innovation
University Health Network

Sam Nussbaum, MD
Executive Vice President and Chief Medical Officer

11:15 US vs Diabetes: The Battle of the Century

Moderator: Andrew Webber
President and Chief Executive Officer,
National Business, Coalition on Health

Brent Pawlecki, MD
Chief Health Officer, Goodyear

Paul Speranza
Vice Chairman, General Counsel and Secretary
Wegmans Food Markets

Delia Vetter
Senior Director of Benefits and Programs
EMC Corporation

12:30 PM Luncheon Keynote Address
Patients Prescribing Change

Manny Hernandez
President, Diabetes Hands Foundation
Founder, Tu Diabetes

1:30 Backing Diabetes Innovation with Coverage Strategies:
How CMS Supports Innovation

Moderator: Edward Horton, MD
Senior Investigator, Section on Clinical,
Behavioral And Outcomes Research
Joslin Diabetes Center
Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School

Louis Jacques, MD
Director, Coverage and Analysis Group

2:00 Purchaser, Provider and Payer Collaboration to Advance Value-Based Care in Diabetes

Moderator: Jeremy J. Nobel, MD, MPH
Medical Director, Northeast Business Group on Health
Jessica DiLorenzo
Implementation Leader,
Healthcare Incentives Improvement Institute

Robert Galvin, MD
Chief Executive Officer,
Equity Healthcare

Thomas G. Lundquist, MD, MMM, FAAP, FACPE
President and Chief Executive Officer
AnewCare ACO
Chief Clinical Integration Officer
Integrated Health Solutions Network


Moderator: Craig Brammer
Director, Office of the National Coordinator
Health Information Technology

Montana’s Medicaid Diabetes Prevention Program

Dorothy Gohdes, MD
Consultant, Montana Chronic Disease Program

Steve Helgerson, MD, MPH
State Medical Officer, Montana

Hawaii Beacon Program

Susan Hunt
CEO, Hawaii Island Beacon Community (HIBC)

Western New York Beacon Community

Bob Hoover
Beacon Project Director, WNY

4:00 Modeling the Impact of Care Decisions: Conceptual Frameworks to Evaluate Clinical and Financial Interrelations

Peter Alperin, MD
Vice President, Medicine and Products
Archimedes, Inc.

4:30 Keynote:
Connected: The Power of Our Social Networks in Chronic Disease Treatment and Prevention

Moderator: Judy Eyres Goodwin, MBA
Senior Vice President and Managing Director Strategic Initiatives Division
Joslin Diabetes Center

Nicholas A. Christakis, MD, PhD, MPH
Professor of Medical Sociology
Department of Health Care Policy
Harvard Medical School

Day Three, Tuesday, September 25, 2012

7:45 AM Keynote:
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation
(CMMI) Challenge Update: News from the Front

Moderator: Edward Horton, MD
Senior Investigator, Section on Clinical,
Behavioral And Outcomes Research
Joslin Diabetes Center
Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School

Jim Hester, PhD
Director, Population Health Models Group
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation (CMMI)


Richard Beaser, MD
Medical Director, CME
Joslin Diabetes Center

8:30 The Artificial Pancreas: A Holy Grail for Type 1 Diabetes?

Henry Anhalt, DO
Chief Medical Officer, Medical Director
Artificial Pancreas Program
Animas Corporation

9:00 Surgical “Cures” for Diabetes?

Philip Schauer, MD
Director, Bariatric and Metabolic Institute (BMI)
Cleveland Clinic

David Cummings, MD
Professor, Department of Medicine
Division of Metabolism, Endocrinology and Nutrition
University of Washington

9:30 Break
9:45 Stopping Before You Start: New Technologies
for Risk Identification and Screening

Robert Gerszten, MD
Director of Clinical & Translational Research Institute
for Heart, Vascular and Stroke Care;
Massachusetts General Hospital
Associate Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School

David VanAvermaete
Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer

10:15 Microchip-Based Implants for Managing Diabetes:
How, Why and What about Safety and Security?

Robert Farra
President & Chief Operating Officer

Kevin Fu, PhD
Associate Professor, Computer Science
University of Massachusetts – Amherst Associate Professo,
Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
University of Michigan

10:45 M The Quantified Self on Steroids: Innovation in Devices, Pumps and Monitors

Howard Wolpert, MD
Director, Insulin Pump Program
Joslin Diabetes Center

11:15 Clinical Applications in Diabetes Population Health:
The Good, the Bad and the Ugly

Moderator: Martin J. Abrahamson, MD, FACP
Chief Medical Officer & Senior Vice President
Joslin Diabetes Center
Associate Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School

Terry Golash, MD
Medical Director, New York and New Jersey

James (Larry) Holly, MD
Chief Executive Officer
Southeastern Texas Medical Association

Sameer Bade, MD
Vice President, Clinical Solutions

12:00 PM Challenge Grant Announcements and Private Funding Opportunities

Wil Yu
External Advisor, Office of the National Coordinator
(ONC)/US Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)

Patricia Doykos
“Together on Diabetes”
Bristol-Myers Squibb Foundation

Angela Moskow
Vice President
Chronic Disease Prevention and Wellness
Sanofi US

Brian C. Quinn, PhD
Pioneer Team Director and Senior Program Officer
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation

1:00 Next Steps, Follow-up Plans and Adjourn

John L. Brooks III
Chief Executive Officer,
Joslin Diabetes Center

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