June 7, 2010

Health 2.0 Goes to Washington

Susannah Fox was on the host committee for the first Health 2.0 conference in Washington, DC and offered her insights about mobile, social health:

Speakers included:

  • Todd Park, Chief Technology Officer, US Health and Human Services,
  • Aneesh Chopra, Chief Technology Officer of the United States
  • Linda Harris, Lead, Health Communication and eHealth, US Health and Human Services Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion (ODPHP)
  • Kenneth Buetow, Associate Director, BioInformatics, National Cancer Institute & Founder, caBIG (cancer Biomedical Informatics Grid)
  • Jon White, Health IT Director, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ)
  • Wil Yu, Director of Innovation, Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT (ONC)
  • Joshua Seidman, Office of Provider Adoption Support, Office of the National CoordinatorAND more than 30 technology demonstrations from leading Health 2.0 companies.