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Databricks at HIMSS24

The Data Intelligence Platform for Healthcare and Life Sciences


Party at Topgolf!

Join Databricks on Tuesday, March 12, at Topgolf Orlando. Golfing, prizes, and a chance to meet and network with some of the brightest minds in data, analytics and AI.


Visit us at Booth 2980

As the world of healthcare is redefined by AI, your ability to understand, analyze and build models against all your data will be critical. Visit us at the Databricks Booth to explore the latest in how data, analytics and AI are reshaping interoperability, efficient operations and patient experience. 


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Check out our great lineup of partner and customer theater sessions spanning leading health systems, academic medical centers, public agencies and more.

Tuesday, March 12

redox logo

11:00–11:30 AM

Building Real-Time Hospital Operations With Data and AI

Tim Kessler, Director, Solutions Architecture, Redox
Mark Lee, Lead Specialized Solutions Architect, Databricks

Mercy logo

12:00–12:30 PM

Moving the Needle on Patient Care With a Modern Data Platform

Cecelia Collins, Associate Principal — Enterprise Data Platform Ops & Services, Mercy
Chelsea West, Senior Data Scientist, Mercy

ksquare logo

1:00–1:30 PM

Unleashing the Genie: Optimizing Provider Network Management With GenAI

Rick Bemis, Chief Data Officer, The Ksquare Group

veterans affairs

2:00–2:30 PM

The National Center for Collaborative Healthcare Innovation (NCCHI) - Our AI Journey at the US Department of Veterans Affairs

Zach Veigulis, Chief Data Scientist, National Center for Collaborative Healthcare Innovation (NCCHI), Department of Veterans Affairs
Dr. Thomas Osborne, MD, Executive Director: VA Convergence Center (VC2), U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
Joe D'Auria, Director, Data & Analytics, U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

bon secours logo

3:00–3:30 PM

Bon Secours Mercy Health Session

Shahidul Mannan, Chief Data Officer, Bon Secours Mercy Health

microsoft logo

4:00–4:30 PM

Microsoft Session

Austin Walsh, Managing Director, U.S. Healthcare, Data and AI, Microsoft

Wednesday, March 13

Kythera logo

10:00–10:30 AM

Supercharged Healthcare Analytics: Navigating Gen AI to Enhance Data Analytics and Insights

Ryan Leurck, Chief Analytics Officer and Co-founder, Kythera Labs

welldoc logo

11:00–11:30 AM

Personalized Cardiometabolic Care Powered by AI

Abhi Kumbara, Data Science Manager, Welldoc
Eric Rojahn, VP of Sales, Welldoc

databricks logo

12:00–12:30 PM

From Pilot to Production: Automating Radiology Workflows With LLMs

Angelina Leigh, Solutions Architect, HLS, Databricks
Nara Ardi, Sr. Delivery Solutions Engineer, HLS, Databricks

university of kansas health system

1:00–1:30 PM

Why a Digital Research Platform in Healthcare Is Changing the Game for Clinical Research

Jeffrey A. Thompson, PhD, Chief Research Informatics Officer, The University of Kansas Health System
Jake Gower, Data and AI Practice Director, Technology Partners

washington university in st.louis school of medicine

2:00–2:30 PM

Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine Session

Randi Foraker, PhD, MA, FAHA, FAMIA, Co-director, Public Health Data and Training Center, Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine
Jake Gower, Data and AI Practice Director, Technology Partners

John Snow Labs logo

3:00–3:30 PM

Fixing the EHR Problem List with Medical Large Language Model (LLMs)

David Talby, PhD, Chief Technology Officer, John Snow Labs

microsoft logo

4:00–4:30 PM

Healthcare Data Analytics in the Era of AI

Ian Morrison, National Director, Data & AI Solutions — Healthcare Provider and Payor, Microsoft
Nick Iannoni, VP, Data Analytics Services, Intermountain Health

Thursday, March 14

marquee logo

10:00–10:30 AM

Leveraging the Data Intelligence Platform to Deliver Real-Time Clinic Data

Andrew Sipes, VP, Operations, Marquee Dental Partners

aws logo

11:00–11:30 AM

AWS for Healthcare: Partnering with Databricks x AWS to Deliver Healthcare Innovation

Venkat Viswanathan, Technology and Strategic Partnerships Leader, AWS


12:00–12:30 PM

Eliminating Inefficiencies in Electronic Prior Authorization (ePA) with Data and AI

Chris Lieberman, Director Strategic Alliances, ZS

Kayla Grieme, Sr. Solutions Architect, Field Engineering, Databricks

databricks logo

1:00 - 1:30 PM

Security Best Practices: Security Reference Architecture

Nathan Knox, Lead Specialist Solutions Architect, HLS, Databricks



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