Dawn Cram

IS Director, Enterprise Imaging
Ochsner Health System
Dawn Cram is the I.S. Director of Enterprise Imaging at Ochsner Health System where she is responsible for leading enterprise imaging strategy and provides tactical deployment oversight. Dawn holds over 26 years of healthcare experience in HIT leadership, enterprise and departmental imaging systems, clinical information systems, and radiologic technology. She has guided healthcare organizations to envision and implement enhanced imaging system platforms, achieving cost-effective, scalable solutions which effectively support clinician workflow. Her expertise in system and device integration and interoperability has contributed to the successful planning, development and implementation of large, technically complex enterprise imaging initiatives including encounters-based imaging. Dawn is heavily involved in the industry and is a member of the HIMSS Analytics Center of Excellence DIAM Workgroup, HIMSS-SIIM Enterprise Imaging Workgroups, participant on an IHE encounters-based imaging workflow proposal, co-author of several Enterprise Imaging white papers, and speaker in multiple venues including HIMSS and SIIM. Dawn additionally serves on the Society for Imaging Informatics in Medicine (SIIM) Board of Directors.