2014 Breakout Panel Speakers


Morning Breakout Session I

New Kid on the Block: The Rise of Retail Clinics
Sarah Rosenberg, JD, Membership & Development Director, Convenient Care Association
Webster Golinkin, Chief Executive Officer, RediClinic

Disruptive, but Culturally Sensitive: Bringing Healthcare Innovation to Emerging Markets
Colleen Connell, MBA, Director of New Product Opportunities, Clinton Health Access Initiative
Joshua Albert, Country Director and Chief Operating Officer, Last Mile Health
Jason Bae, MD, MBA, Program Director, Last Mile Health
Ahmed Mushfiq Mobarak, PhD, Associate Professor of Economics, Yale School of Management

Off to a Rocky Start: The Ongoing Implementation of Health Insurance Exchanges and Their Future Impact
Peter Van Loon, MBA, Chief Operating Officer, Access Health CT
Michael S. Kolber, JD, Associate of Healthcare Practice, Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP

Investing in the Healthcare Solutions of Tomorrow: Rising Trends in Biotechnology Investments
Loraine Upham, MBA, Vice President of Business Development, Senior Scientific, LLC.
Peter Farina, PhD, Executive in Residence, Canaan Partners
Margaret Cartiera, PhD, Director, Bioscience Initiatives, Connecticut Innovations

Building a Better Delivery System: Creative Design and Innovation In Health
Rosalyn Cama, President, CAMA, Inc.
Richard N. Foster, PhD, Emeritus Director, McKinsey & Company; Lecturer, Yale School of Management

Morning Breakout Session II

The Triple Crown: Achieving Increased Access, Lower-Cost, and High Quality Care for Mental Illness
Michael Orlosky, MD, MMM, Senior Medical Director, WellCare
Anthony M. Kotin, MD, Chief Medical Officer, Magellan Health Services

Life After the Generic Cliff: New Strategies to Maximize Pharmaceutical Pipeline Growth
Matthew Riordan, MBA, Partner, Putnam Associates
Elizabeth Jacob, MPH, Senior Director of Business Development Evaluation & Strategy, Pfizer

Data is King: How to Implement Healthcare IT Systems That Fully Leverage EHR
Carol L. Barsky, MD, MBA, Medical Director of Clinical Performance and Associate Director of Patient Safety and Quality at Yale-New Haven Hospital; Instructor in Emergency Medicine at Yale Medical School
Patrice Wolfe, MBA, Senior Vice President of Enterprise Intelligence, McKesson

Age of the ACO: The Successes and Failures of the Pioneer ACOs and What it Means for Future Accountable Care Organization Models
Al Kurose, MD, President and Chief Executive Officer, Coastal Medical Group
Clay Ackerly, MD, M.Sc, Assistant Chief Medical Officer, Partners HealthCare, Massachusetts General Hospital

All Hands on Deck: Leveraging NPs and PAs to Increase Value for Patients in Primary Care
Cindy B. Lord, MHS, PA-C, Clinical Associate Professor and PA Program Director, Quinnipiac University
Mary Bidgood-Wilson, ARNP, Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner

Afternoon Breakout Session

Texts From Your Pacemaker: Healthcare Apps and the Future of Mobile Health
Seth Feuerstein, MD, JD, Founder & Chief Executive Officer, Cobalt Therapeutics
Gina Kim, SM, Product Manager of Mobile Products, Castlight Health

The Tortoise or the Hare: The FDA’s Challenging Task of Permitting Speedy Innovation, While Maintaining Patient Safety
Nicholas Downing, MD, Graduate Policy Fellow, Institution for Social and Policy Studies at Yale University
David Blaszczak, MPP, Senior Vice President, ADVI

Can’t We All Just Stay Healthy: The Effectiveness of Employer Based Wellness Initiatives
Paul Coppola, MBA, Head of Wellness Program Strategy & Development, Aetna
Sonal Kathuria, MBA, MS, Director of Life Sciences & Healthcare Practice, Deloitte Consulting LLP

Navigating the Healthcare Tightrope: Balancing Low Cost with High Quality
Melissa McCain, MBA, Director, The Chartis Group
George Kyriacou, MSPH, President and Chief Executive Officer, Gaylord Hospital