Date: Monday, March 27, 2017

Time: 12:00 noon – 7:00 pm (Registration Starts @ 11:30AM)

Place: Albany Capital Center, 55 Eagle Street, Albany, NY 12207

Eventbrite - Population Health Innovation Summit

The intersection of information technology and population health data will power the delivery of vital healthcare and wellness services to New Yorkers. Join us for an event that will bring together local and regional thought leaders, industry experts, startups, and community stakeholders for a full slate of presentations, conversations, and networking opportunities.

Advancements in health technology and data science can… 
•    Support dynamic collaboration among providers
•    Meaningfully engage and empower patients
•    Enable insurers to base compensation on value and quality 

Learn more about the new tools and methods for working with population health data to visualize patterns, identify problems, and spark ideas and creative solutions to help improve population health, patient experience, and healthcare affordability.

The Population Health Innovation Summit is open to the public. Free registration includes lunch and an evening cocktail reception.

Agenda - Subject to change.

11:30 a  Doors Open; Lunch Served

12:00 p  Kickoff & Welcome

12:10 p  Keynote: Modernizing Population Health Surveillance

12:40 p  Panel: Cooperation vs. Competition in Transforming Healthcare

1:40 p    Networking Break

1:50 p    Panel: What It Will Take for Value-Based Care to Be Successful

2:50 p    Panel: Harnessing Data to Inform More Holistic Care Delivery 

3:50p     Networking Break

4:00 p    Panel: Bringing Care to the Patient 

5:00 p    Networking & Cocktail Reception

5:20 p    Startup Showcase Kickoff

5:25 p    Keynote: The Capital Region Health-Tech Innovation Hot Spot

5:35 p    Achieve Healthy Outcomes with Innovative Incentives 

5:50 p    Improving Healthcare for Chronically Ill Patients

6:05 p    Shared Decision-Making Collaboration Platform for Health

6:20 p    Networking

Presenters include:

Emily Leckman-Westin

Director of Data Analysis, Bureau of Evidence-Based Services and Implementation Science

NYS Office of Mental Health


Tom Check

President & Chief Executive Officer



Ginny Shubert

Co-Founder & Vice President of Research

Housing Works


Shannon Kinnear

Practice Lead, Population Health Strategy



Keith Algozzine

Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer

United Concierge Medicine (UCM)


Karen Sheehan

Program Manager

Albany Stratton VA Medical Center


Jennifer Gilchrist

Regional President, East Coast

Landmark Health


Kevin Murphy

Chief Executive Officer

Principium Health


Matt Grattan

Director of Community & Economic Development

SUNY University at Albany


Linda Adamson

Population Health Consultant



Larry Toole

Co-Founder & Chief Technology Officer

Incentivate Health


Patty HasBrouck

Co-Founder & Chief Strategy Officer

Incentivate Health


Dr. Steven Buslovich

Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer

Patient Pattern


Kurt Lozier

Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer

Somml Health

Paul Francis

Deputy Secretary for Health and Human Services 

New York State


Dr. Lorna Thorpe

Vice Chair of Strategy & Planning, Department of Population Health

NYU School of Medicine


Kevin Owens

Director of Service Delivery, Health Information Technology



Dr. Jacob Reider

Chief Executive Officer

Alliance for Better Health Care


Jim Kirkwood

Director, Division of Health Care Innovation

Office of Quality and Patient Safety, NYSDOH


Dominick Bizzarro

Executive Vice President, Business Development & Infomatics

MVP Healthcare


Courtney Burke

Senior Vice President & Chief Strategy Officer

Albany Medical Center


Mark McKinney

Chief Executive Officer



Keegan Bailey

Founder & Chief Value Architect

Navaste Health


Tom White

Vice President, Clinical Quality & Behavioral Analytics



Kathleen Mattice

Chief Clinical Officer

CapitalCare Medical Group


Dr. Kallanna Manjunath

Chief Medical Officer

Albany Medical Center PPS


Kathy Miller

Director of Population Health

Bronx Regional Health Information Organization (RHIO)


Kathy G. Alonge-Coons

Commissioner of Mental Health

Rensselaer County


Check back regularly for more information about the Population Health Innovation Summit.


Brought to you by:

IgniteU NY is a Capital Region startup accelerator, helping to fuel New York startups while supporting the Region’s innovation ecosystem. IgniteU NY is powered by NYSTEC, a not-for-profit technology consulting company comprised of cross-functional IT professionals and health care policy experts. We partner with healthcare organizations, state agencies, institutions, and business clients for IT strategic planning, innovation, data science, and cybersecurity services in the population health domain.  

Innovate 518 is the Capital Region's Innovation Hot Spot, which orchestrates a robust and connected entrepreneurial ecosystem of incubators, accelerators, and support organizations to assist in growing sustainable and scalable technology ventures.