Wendy McGregor

Digital Innovation Leader, Adventist Health
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McGregor

SI 2021 Innovation Virtual Summit – Making Waves: Innovation as a Cultural Mindset

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      Sonya Makhni

      Sonya Makhni is a Clinical Informatics Fellow at the University of Chicago, where she also works as a Hospitalist in the Department of Medicine and is a degree candidate for a Masters of Bioinformatics at the University of Chicago.  She completed residency in internal medicine at the University of Michigan in 2020, and prior to this she obtained her MD from the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai in 2017 and her MBA from Harvard Business School in 2016.  Sonya is interested in improving healthcare systems through application of informatics-based solutions.

      Bio posted July 2021
      Makhni

      SI 2021 Innovation Virtual Summit – Making Waves: Innovation as a Cultural Mindset

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          Kali Arduini

          As Director of Innovation for Northwestern Medicine, Kali Arduini leads the identification, evaluation, and activation of internal and external innovative technology solutions to issues faced by NM patients and care providers today and the challenges of tomorrow.

          Leading with her background in healthcare IT, team building, collaboration, project management, and strategy, Kali leads a team of innovators to support system-wide innovation efforts aligned with health system goals. Kali has over 15 years of experience in healthcare technology, strategic planning, solutions activation and innovation. She has spent much of her career in academic medicine, but also time working for digital health vendors implementing new technology across the US. Kali earned her BS from the University of Missouri.

          Northwestern Medicine is the shared strategic vision of Northwestern Memorial HealthCare (NMHC) and Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine to transform the future of healthcare and become a premier integrated academic health system. Each day, 33,700 clinical and administrative staff, medical and science faculty, and medical students come together with a shared commitment to superior quality, academic excellence, scientific discovery and patient safety. Northwestern Memorial Hospital is ranked 10th in the nation by U.S. News & World Report with 11 specialties nationally ranked, and 1st in Illinois and in the Chicago Metro Region.

          Bio posted July 2021
          Arduini

          SI 2021 Innovation Virtual Summit – Making Waves: Innovation as a Cultural Mindset

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              Brenyale Norman-Holt

              Brenyale Norman-Holt, MBA is a Project Manager for Adventist Health in the Enterprise PMO. Her responsibilities include implementing innovation and digital transformation projects across the Enterprise.

              Brenyale has 20 years’ experience in implementing healthcare projects by building bridges between the patient and technology. From working with teams to develop in-patient Care Boards, coordinating the build of 500 Workstations on Wheels, implementing Adobe Workfront a Work Management system, to delivering transportation services through an internet portal she is dedicated to using technology to improve the health system journey.

              Brenyale holds a B.A. from San Francisco State University and an M.B.A. from St. Mary’s College of California. When not working at Adventist Health she is pursuing her Doctorate of Business with an emphasis in Analytics at Grand Canyon University. She is in her final year of writing her dissertation, A quantitative study of the relationship between innovation, digital transformation and return on investment in health systems. In her spare time Brenyale enjoys spending time with family.

              Bio posted July 2021
              Norman-Holt

              SI 2021 Innovation Virtual Summit – Making Waves: Innovation as a Cultural Mindset

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                  Jason Ronald

                  Manager of the Innovation Service Line in Information Services at Northwestern Medicine.  Our team provides software and product development services to support pilots aimed at exploring new and emerging healthcare technologies.  I have 10 years of healthcare IT experience including a background in technical support, application architecture and research and development.  I earned my MA from the School of Social Service Administration at the University of Chicago.

                  Bio posted July 2021
                  Ronald

                  SI 2021 Innovation Virtual Summit – Making Waves: Innovation as a Cultural Mindset

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                      Jason Naidich, MD

                      SVP and Regional Executive Director, Northwell Health
                      Chair, Radiology, Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell

                      Jason Naidich, MD, is senior vice president and executive director of Northwell Health’s Central Region, which includes North Shore University Hospital (NSUH), Long Island Jewish (LIJ) Medical Center, Cohen Children’s Medical Center, LIJ Forest Hills, LIJ Valley Stream and Zucker Hillside Hospital. In this role, Dr. Naidich develops and oversees implementation of strategic plans to achieve patient satisfaction, quality, operational and financial goals for the region hospitals and business areas. He is also responsible for coordinating activity within the region, building physician partnerships and identifying new opportunities for growth and investment.

                      Dr. Naidich continues to serve as chair of Radiology at Zucker School of Medicine. He previously served in several leadership roles within Northwell, including senior vice president and executive director of Imaging services, as well as chair of radiology at NSUH and LIJ Medical Center. Additionally, Dr. Naidich has held several leadership positions within Northwell Physician Partners, most recently serving on the Board of Governors.

                      Holding a medical degree from Cornell University Medical College, Dr. Naidich completed a residency in diagnostic radiology followed by a fellowship in vascular and interventional radiology at New York University Medical Center, and a fellowship in magnetic resonance imaging at Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center, Boston. He later earned an MBA with a concentration in health care management from Yale University.

                      Bio posted July 2021
                      Naidich

                      SI 2021 Innovation Virtual Summit – July 22

                      The Operations of Innovation Success methods to imbed Innovation into the mindset of all levels of Operational and Clinical teams ...
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                      SI 2021 Innovation Virtual Summit – Making Waves: Innovation as a Cultural Mindset

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                          Julie Yoo

                          Julie Yoo is a General Partner at Andreessen Horowitz where she leads investments in healthcare technology, with a focus on companies that are modernizing how we access, pay for, and experience the healthcare system.

                          Prior to joining a16z, Julie was the co-founder, Chief Product Officer, and Board Director at Kyruus, a venture-backed healthtech company recognized as a market leader in patient access. Julie led product management, engineering, and sales and marketing for the company, and helped scale the business to reach 20M patients and over 225,000 healthcare providers across the U.S.

                          Julie was previously VP of Product at Generation Health, and was with the company from its inception through acquisition by CVS Health. Julie was also a Product Manager at Knome, the world’s first whole genome sequencing service for private individuals. Julie’s tech career began as an early member of the software engineering team at Endeca Technologies, which was acquired by Oracle.

                          Julie studied computer science and pre-medicine as an undergrad at MIT and obtained an MS in genomics from Harvard-MIT HST and an MBA from MIT Sloan. Julie is a Young Global Leader with the World Economic Forum and has been recognized through numerous awards and honors from Becker’s Hospital Review, Health Data Management, MedTech Boston, and Rock Health.

                          Julie serves on a number of portfolio company boards, including Akasa, Firefly Health, Ribbon Health and Tomorrow Health.

                          Bio posted July 2021
                          Yoo

                          SI 2021 Innovation Virtual Summit – July 22

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                          SI 2021 Innovation Virtual Summit – Making Waves: Innovation as a Cultural Mindset

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                              Kelly Faley

                              VP, Digital Strategies at Sharp HealthCare
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                              Faley

                              SI 2021 Innovation Virtual Summit – Making Waves: Innovation as a Cultural Mindset

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                                  Christina Gonsalves

                                  Systems Analyst, Sharp HealthCare
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                                  Gonsalves

                                  SI 2022 Telehealth Virtual Roundtable

                                  Discussion Hosts – Matt Anderson, MD, MBA, CPE, CMIO, HonorHealth Medical Group, and Gretchen Brown, MSN, RN, NEA-BC, EDAC, Associate CNIO, Stanford ...
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                                  SI 2021 Telehealth Virtual Roundtable: National Telehealth Policy Progress and Perspectives

                                  Health systems experienced unprecedented adoption of virtual care as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. During the national emergency, regulatory ...
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                                  SI 2021 Innovation Virtual Summit – Making Waves: Innovation as a Cultural Mindset

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                                      Shariq Ata

                                      Director Enterprise Architecture and Shared Services, University of Chicago Medicine
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                                      Ata

                                      SI 2021 Innovation Virtual Summit – Making Waves: Innovation as a Cultural Mindset

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                                      SI 2021 CTO/VP Apps Virtual Summit: Building Health’s Digital Front Door

                                      As Members prepare for digital transformation, peer-to-peer support becomes even more crucial. Toward such connection, The Scottsdale Institute (SI) virtually ...
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