Connecting for Health Steering Group has been comprised of representatives from a broad spectrum of leading health and technology providers and innovators. The Steering Group has provided ongoing direction and oversight since its establishment in 2002.

Members

Zoë Baird

President, Markle Foundation
Co-chair, Markle Initiative for America’s Economic Future in a Networked World
Co-chair, Markle Task Force on National Security in the Information Age
Member, Markle Connecting for Health Steering Group (Ex-officio)

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Christine Bechtel

Vice President, National Partnership for Women & Families

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Hunt Blair

Deputy Commissioner, Health Care Reform, Department of Vermont Health Access

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Carmella A. Bocchino

Executive Vice President, Clinical Affairs & Strategic Planning, America's Health Insurance Plans

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Jennifer Covich Bordenick

Chief Executive Officer, eHealth Initiative

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William R. “Bill” Braithwaite, MD, PhD, FACMI

Chief Medical Officer, Anakam Inc. (An Equifax Company)

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Jeff Brown

Senior Director, Health and Wellness Innovation and Systems, Walmart Stores Inc.

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Neil S. Calman, MD

President and Chief Executive Officer, The Institute for Family Health

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Warwick Charlton, MD

Chief Medical Officer, Intuit Health

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Mark R. Chassin, MD, MPP, MPH

President, The Joint Commission

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Carolyn M. Clancy, MD

Director, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality

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Janet Corrigan, PhD, MBA

President and Chief Executive Officer, National Quality Forum

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Jim Demaioribus

Senior Director, Health Care Strategy, Johnson & Johnson

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Brian L. DeVore

Industry Affairs Manager for Intel Digital Health Group, Intel Corporation

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Carol C. Diamond, MD, MPH

Managing Director, Markle Foundation

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Joyce Dubow

Senior Health Care Reform Director, AARP Office of Policy and Strategy

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Steven Findlay, MPH

Senior Health Policy Analyst, Consumers Union

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Mark Frisse, MD, MBA, MSc

Accenture Professor of Biomedical Informatics, Vanderbilt University
Director, Regional Informatics,  Vanderbilt Center for Better Health

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Daniel T. Garrett

Partner and Leader of the Health Industry IT (HIT) Practice, Health Industry Advisory Group, PricewaterhouseCoopers

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Douglas A. Gentile, MD, MBA

Chief Medical Officer, Allscripts Healthcare Solutions

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Gail L. Graham, RHIA

Deputy Chief Officer for Healthcare Information Management, Veterans Health Administration

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Jim Hansen

Vice President and Executive Director, Dossia Consortium

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Douglas M. Henley, MD, FAAFP

Executive Vice President & Chief Executive Officer, American Academy of Family Physicians

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Joseph M. Heyman, MD

Chair, Independent National Physician Advisory Board, OptumInsight

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Gerry Hinkley, JD

Co-Chair, Health Care Industry Team, Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP

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Kevin Hutchinson

President and Chief Executive Officer, Prematics Inc.

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Michael B. Jackson

Head of Global Healthcare and Life Sciences, Adobe Systems, Inc.

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Charles Jaffe, MD, PhD

Chief Executive Officer, Health Level Seven International

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Michael L. Kappel

Senior Vice President, Government & Industry Relations, McKesson Technology Solutions

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Brian F. Keaton, MD

Chief Medical Information Officer, Akron General Health System

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Scott Kennedy

Vice President Pay & Benefits, Target Corporation

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Allan M. Korn, MD, FACP

Senior Vice President and Chief Medical Officer, Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association

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Joseph C. Kvedar, MD

Founder and Director, Center for Connected Health, Partners HealthCare System Inc.

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David Lansky, PhD

President and Chief Executive Officer, Pacific Business Group on Health

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John R. Lumpkin, MD, MPH

Senior Vice President, Director, Health Care Group, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation

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Arien Malec

Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology

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Janet Marchibroda

Chair, Health IT Initiative, Bipartisan Policy Center's Health Project

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Robert Marotta

Senior Vice President and Chief Regulatory Counsel, WebMD Health Corporation

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Philip Marshall, MD, MPH

Senior Vice President, Clinical Products, Press Ganey

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Deven McGraw, JD, MPH, LLM

Director, Health Privacy Project, Center for Democracy & Technology

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Howard Messing

President and Chief Executive Officer, MEDITECH

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Thomas G. Morrison

Chief Strategy Officer and Executive Vice President of Government Affairs, NaviNet

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Margaret E. O'Kane

President, National Committee for Quality Assurance

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J. Marc Overhage, MD, PhD

Chief Medical Informatics Officer, Siemens Healthcare

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Herbert Pardes, MD

Executive Vice Chair, Board of Trustees, New York-Presbyterian Hospital, The University Hospital of Columbia and Cornell

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Amanda Parsons, MD

Assistant Commissioner, Primary Care Information Project, New York City Department of Health & Mental Hygiene

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Carol Raphael, MPA

President and Chief Executive Officer, Visiting Nurse Service of New York

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Rick Ratliff

Global Managing Director, Connected Health IT, Accenture

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Stephanie Reel, MBA

Vice Provost for Information Technologies, Johns Hopkins University

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Alison Rein

Director, AcademyHealth

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Wesley Rishel

Research Vice President, Government and Healthcare, Gartner Inc.

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Cris Ross, MBA

Executive Vice President and General Manager, Clinical Interoperability, Surescripts

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Robert Rowley, MD

Independent Health Care Consultant

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Peter A. Schad, PhD

Director of Molecular Epidemiology Genomics Environment and Health, RTI International

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Scott Schumacher, PhD

Distinguished Engineer, IBM Information Management

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Raymond W. Scott, BS, MBCS, C.Eng, CITP

Chief Executive Officer, Axolotl Corporation

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Mark Segal, PhD

Vice President, Government and Industry Affairs, GE Healthcare IT

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Clay Shirky

Adjunct Professor, New York University Graduate Interactive Telecommunications Program

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Alfred Spector, PhD

Vice President of Research and Special Initiatives, Google

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Thomas E. Sullivan, MD

Chief Strategic Officer, DrFirst Inc.

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Paul Tang, MD

Vice President, Chief Innovation and Technology Officer, Palo Alto Medical Foundation

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Robin Thomashauer

Executive Director, Council for Affordable Quality Healthcare

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Micky Tripathi, PhD, MPP

President and Chief Executive Officer, Massachusetts eHealth Collaborative

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Paul Uhrig

Chief Administrative & Legal Officer, Surescripts

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Charlene Underwood, MBA

Senior Director, Government and Industry Affairs, Siemens Medical Solutions

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Dennis J. Van Liew

Senior Director, Strategic Management Group, Pfizer Inc.

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Robert Wah, MD

Chair, Board of Trustees, American Medical Association

Chief Medical Officer and Vice President, Computer Sciences Corporation

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Jeb Weisman, PhD

Chief Information Officer, Children’s Health Fund

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Andrew M. Wiesenthal, MD, SM

Director, Healthcare Practice, Deloitte Consulting LLP

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Marcy Wilder, JD

Partner, Hogan Lovells

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