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Blockchain Breakfast Panel | Blockchain Reality: Perspectives from the Frontlines of Healthcare

7:30am - 9:30am Thursday, February 14
Orlando - Orange County Convention Center
Hall F 9100| Interoperability Showcase | Theater


Join us for a networking breakfast, followed by a panel discussion with solution suppliers and end users exploring blockchain solutions. Following the panel, attendees are invited to a VIP tour of the HIMSS Interoperability Showcase.

Blockchains are being prototyped, piloted, and deployed within healthcare to demonstrate compelling value across a wide range of use cases from drug supply chain to health information exchange. Listen to experienced healthcare innovators discuss the value of blockchain technology and dispel its myths. Included in the discussion will be the challenges, strategies, and practical approaches to achieving success. Gain perspectives on the current status, next steps, and the transformative evolution of blockchain in healthcare.

Sponsored by Sentara Healthcare

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Learning Objectives: 

  • Discuss use cases and the business values in healthcare where blockchain technology is being implemented.
  • Clarify the blockchain myths and realities, especially around cybersecurity, clinical use cases, and administrative medicine.
  • Illustrate the strategies, practical approaches, and interoperability standards that enable blockchain optimized health IT.


Chief Architect,
Apex Data Solutions, LLC.
Sentara Healthcare
Principal Healthcare Lead,
Microsoft Corporation
HIE and Integration Director,
UC Davis Health
Executive Director, Information Security and Compliance,
Indiana University Health


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