May 13 - 15, 2019
Gaylord National Harbor, National Harbor, MD

Meet the Speakers

Speakers Include:


Margarita Devlin, MA, CRC
Margarita Devlin, MA, CRC
Principal Deputy Under Secretary for Benefits
U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
Deborah Lafer Scher
Deborah Lafer Scher
Executive Advisor to the Secretary
US Department of Veteran Affairs
Surafeal Asgedom
Surafeal Asgedom
Chief Officer
VA Modernization
Peter Shelby
Peter Shelby
Conference Co-Chairman
VA Healthcare 2019
Bob Carey
Bob Carey
Chief Advocacy Officer & Conference Co-Chairman
The Independence Fund
Dr. Lynda Davis Chief
Dr. Lynda Davis Chief
Veterans Experience Officer
U.S. Department of Veterans
Dr. Joseph Ronzio
Dr. Joseph Ronzio
Deputy Chief Health Technology Officer
U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
Lourdes (Alfie) E. Alvarado-Ramos
Lourdes (Alfie) E. Alvarado-Ramos
President
National Association of State Directors of Veterans Affairs
LTG (R) Mark Hertling
LTG (R) Mark Hertling
Author, Speaker & Contributor
Physician Leadership Development
Vito D. Imbasciani PhD MD
Vito D. Imbasciani PhD MD
Secretary
California Department of Veteran Affairs
Wanda Wright
Wanda Wright
Director
Arizona Department of Veterans’ Services
Kelley Kash
Kelley Kash
President
National Association of State Veterans Homes
Frank Coluccio
Frank Coluccio
Program Manager
Engineering Service, Technology Acquisition Center
Jeffrey Saura
Jeffrey Saura
Chief Technology Officer
Orlando VA Medical Center (OVAMC)
Richard Griffith
Richard Griffith
Chief Strategy Officer
Veterans Health Indiana, U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs
William Cerniuk
William Cerniuk
Program Director, VA Mobile Health, VHA Technology Director
U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
Steve Richter
Steve Richter
SVP & General Manager
Insight Imaging Mobile Solutions
Dr. Joshua Yamamoto
Dr. Joshua Yamamoto
Cardiologist
Georgetown University Hospital
Chakakhon Lea
Chakakhon Lea
Office of Information and Technology
U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
COL(R) Dennis O. May
COL(R) Dennis O. May
Deputy Director, Center for Minority Veterans
U..S. Department of Veterans Affairs
Dr. Moraima Trujillo
Dr. Moraima Trujillo
Psychiatrist
Miami Veterans Affairs Healthcare System
Huanguang Jia, MPH, PhD
Huanguang Jia, MPH, PhD
Research Health Scientist
Center of Innovation on Disability and Rehabilitation Research
Dr. Kimberlee Bayless, DNP, FNP-BC, APRN
Dr. Kimberlee Bayless, DNP, FNP-BC, APRN
Nurse Practitioner and the Director of the Transitional Pain Service
Acute Pain Service Anesthesia Department George E. Wahlen Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center
Jan Lindsay, PhD
Jan Lindsay, PhD
Director, Telebehavioral Health
Michael E. DeBakey VA Medical Center
BENJAMIN BROOKE, MD, PHD, FACS
BENJAMIN BROOKE, MD, PHD, FACS
Chief, Division of Vascular Surgery
University of Utah
MICHAEL J. BUYS, MD
MICHAEL J. BUYS, MD
Anesthesiologist & Assistant Clinical Professor
University of Utah
AMY BECKSTEAD, RN, MSN
AMY BECKSTEAD, RN, MSN
nurse educator/manager
Regional Centers of Innovation Specialty Care (COI) VA Salt Lake City (SLC) Health Care System
Cherissa Jackson
Cherissa Jackson
Chief Medical Executive
AMVETS
Terrence Moultrie
Terrence Moultrie
Deputy Chief of Verification Support at CVE
Department of Veterans Affairs
Alan Macht
Alan Macht
Director of Sales and Marketing
Action Manufacturing Inc.
Dr. Robert Martindale Martindale, MD
Dr. Robert Martindale Martindale, MD
Professor of Surgery, Chief of Gastrointestinal and General Surgery and Medical Director
Hospital Nutritional Service at Oregon Health Sciences University, Portland, Oregon.
Tina Joros
Tina Joros
Vice President & General Manager
Open Business Unit and Financial Platforms, Allscripts
Valerie Li
Valerie Li
Government and IDN Director
Rauland
Diane Cowper Ripley, PhD
Diane Cowper Ripley, PhD
Acting Co-Director
CINDRR
Jody Searight
Jody Searight
Physician Assistant
Department of Veterans Affairs
Monica Diaz
Monica Diaz
Executive Director, VHA-National Homeless Program Office
Department of Veterans Affairs Central Office-Washington D.C.
Dr. Don Kosiak
Dr. Don Kosiak
Senior Vice President & Chief Medical Officer
Leidos
Dr. Anne Andorn MD
Dr. Anne Andorn MD
CMO
Indivior
Barbara Haight, Pharm.D
Barbara Haight, Pharm.D
Medical Affairs
Indivior
Dr. Ismene Petrakis
Dr. Ismene Petrakis
Chief of Psychiatry and Mental Health Service Line
VA CT Healthcare System
Jerry Zhou
Jerry Zhou
Founder, Chief Innovation Officer and Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning Evangelist
Futrend Technology, Inc.
Dr. Aldo Morales
Dr. Aldo Morales
Psychiatrist & Medical Director
Retreat Behavioral Health
Jonathan Langer
Jonathan Langer
CEO
Medigate