Military Healthcare Conference (MH-C)

Venue: Sheraton National Hotel

Location: Arlington, Virginia, United States

Event Date/Time: May 22, 2012 End Date/Time: May 23, 2012
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I. Emerging Government Needs and Initiatives
“Forward Presence and Global Health Diplomacy”
DR. ALLEN MIDDLETON, Assistant Secretary of Defense for Health Affairs
“Perspectives on Future Military Healthcare”


“Air Force Perspectives on Military Healthcare”
SENIOR REPRESENTATIVE, Office of the Surgeon General, US Air Force

“Balancing Healthcare Effectiveness and Cost Control”
MR. JOSEPH MARSHALL, Financial Comptroller, US Navy Bureau of Medicine (BUMED HQ)

“Preparing SOF Medics to Support an Integrated Force”
COLONEL STEVEN W. SWANN, MD, Command Surgeon, US Special Operations Command(USSOCOM)

“Veterans Affairs Initiatives”
DR. MADHULIKA AGARWAL, Deputy Under Secretary for Health Policy and Services, Department of Veterans Affairs (DVA) (invited)

“The DoD-VA Healthcare Partnership”
CAPTAIN DAVID BEARDSLEY, Deputy Director, Lovell Federal Health Care Center (FHCC)

“USMC Medical Programs”
CAPTAIN DAVE TARANTINO (USN), Director, Medical Programs, US Marine Corps

II. New Opportunities and Missions for Next-Generation Healthcare Technologies
MR. MARK GOODGE, Chief Technology Officer, Military Health System (MHS) (tentative)
“Technology and the Future Military Health System”


“Mobile Health Capabilities”
COLONEL RONALD POROPATICH, Deputy Director, Telemedicine and Advanced Technology Research Center (TATRC)

“DARPA Blast Gauge Program”
DR. JEFF ROGERS, Program Manager, Microsystems Technology Office, Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA)

“Fielding Advanced Imaging Modalities in a Combatant Theater”
MR. CHRIS POWELL, Director, Geospatial Programs, NT Concepts

“Big Data Triage with Text Analytics”
MR. FRANK BOALS, Director, Product Management, Basis Technology

“Technology and Healthcare Transformation”
COLONEL (ret) KEITH SALZMAN, MD, Chief Medical Information Officer, CACI

“Challenges and Capabilities in Healthcare Device Interoperability”
MR. GEOFF HOWARD, Chief Technology Officer, Evolvent Technologies, Inc. (ManTech)

III. Important New Advancements in Patient Care – The Battlefield to Post Deployment Continuum
BRIGADIER GENERAL MARK EDIGER, Commander, Air Force Medical Operations Agency (AFMOA) (tentative)
“Medical Needs and Capabilities for Expeditionary Operations”

“Important New Advancements in Patient Care”
CAPTAIN MICHAEL D. McCARTEN, Deputy Director, Medical Resources, Plans and Policy Division, Chief of Naval Operations (OPNAV) N93

“Advances in Post-Combat Casualty Care”
DR. CHRISTIAN PALETTA, Surgeon Manager, Complex Wound Limb Salvage Center, Walter Reed National Military Medical Center (WRNMMC)

“Modernizing Airborne MEDEVAC”
DR. KHALID BARAZANJI, Chief, Airworthiness Certification and Evaluation Branch, US Army Aeromedical Research Laboratory

“Enroute Critical Care”
COLONEL BEVERLY JOHNSON, Chief of Aeromedical Evacuation, Office of the Command Surgeon

“Operational Aspects of Medical Evacuation”
MAJOR PAUL R. DUERINGER, Current Operations Officer, Air Medical Evacuation, Army National Guard (ARNG)

“Challenges and Capabilities in Treatment and Rehabilitation”
COLONEL RACHEL EVANS, Director of Research, Extremity Trauma and Amputation Center of Excellence (EACE), Army Medical Command (AMEDD)

“The Continuum of DoD-VA Pain Management: Battlefield to Bedside and Back Home”
DR. ROLLIN M. GALLAGHER, Deputy National Program Director for Pain Management, Department of Veterans Affairs; Co-Chair, VA-DoD Health Executive Council Pain Management Work Group

“Emerging Capabilities in Pain Management”
DR. IAN RAWE, Director, Clinical Research, BioElectronics, Inc.

IV. From Healthcare to Health – Population Health Management in the New Military Health System

“Perspectives on Behavioral Health Management”
COLONEL (ret) ELSPETH RITCHIE, MD, Chief Clinical Officer, District of Columbia

“Population Health Management”
COMMANDER KEVIN DORRANCE, Director, Population Health Management, Walter Reed National Military Medical Center

“The Patient Centered Medical Home”
MS. SUSIE ADAMS, Chief Technology Officer, Microsoft Federal

“Do MORE with Your Data – Deep Analytics Using Big Data”
Lt. COMMANDER DEBRA MANNING, MD, Associate Director, Healthcare Business, Naval Hospital Pensacola

“Comparative Effectiveness Research (CER) and Data Interoperability – Why MU and EHRs are Insufficient for Evidence-Based Medicine (EBM)”
MR. SHAHID SHAH, Chief Executive Officer, Netspective Communications

“Psychological Health Management”
DR. RICHARDEAN BENJAMIN, Associate Dean, College of Health Sciences, Old Dominion University (ODU); Former Member, Psychological Health External Advisory Subcommittee, Defense Health Board

“The Strategic Initiative on Military Families”
MASTER SERGEANT STEPHANIE WEAVER, National Guard Counterdrug Liaison, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)

“Patient Centered Care”
DR. TRACY GAUDET, Director, Patient Centered Care, Department of Veterans Affairs

“PCPCC Initiatives”
DR. MARCI NIELSEN, Executive Director, Patient Centered Primary Care Collaborative