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Business Intelligence & Healthcare Analytics Symposium


April 1, 2017, 9:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.


Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine
2 Riverside Circle, Roanoke, VA 24016

Carilion Clinic and the Virginia Tech Center for Business Intelligence & Analytics in the Pamplin College of Business invite you to join healthcare thought leaders, practitioners, and researchers to discuss and learn how to leverage analytics to make strategic, data-driven decisions across the continuum of care and improve patient and operational outcomes.

Please join us on Saturday, April 1, 2017, 9:00 am – 7:00 pm at the Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute in Roanoke for a day of exploring the value and applications of analytics to healthcare.

The quantity of healthcare data is growing at an astounding rate, bringing with it a host of technical, compliance and governance challenges, but also some amazing opportunities to improve healthcare operations.

Symposium speakers will discuss how advanced analysis of healthcare data can drive more effective, efficient and personalized care while also delivering better business and patient outcomes.

Topics include:

  • Macroeconomic forces affecting healthcare
  • Workflow management data and improvements in care
  • Innovative disease management and treatment protocols
  • Valuing healthcare IP with analytics
  • NLP techniques and analytics applications
  • Big data and community healthcare
  • Data governance and the security and legal aspects of data sharing

Faculty, students, and staff of Virginia Tech, Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute, and Carilion Clinic may attend the symposium at no charge. Others may attend for a fee of $200.

All participants MUST register for the symposium.

For more information, please visit the Center for Business Intelligence and Analytics.

Additional Details

Speakers include:

Dominic Ciminello
Patent Attorney and Partner at Lee & Hayes
Patrick Fan
Professor of Accounting and Information Systems and CBIA research fellow, Virginia Tech
Dr. Francis Farrell
Senior Director, R&D, Carilion Clinic
Dr. Michael Friedlander
Executive Director, Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute, and Vice President for Health Sciences and Technology, Virginia Tech
Dr. Robert G. Gourdie
Professor and Director of the Center for Heart and Regenerative Medicine, Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute
Jerry Hogge
Senior Vice President, Leidos Defense, Health, and International Solutions Group
Shirley Holland
Vice President, Planning and Community Development, Carilion Clinic
Scott Midkiff
Chief Information Officer, Virginia Tech
Robert T. Sumichrast
Dean, Pamplin College of Business, Virginia Tech
Dr. Julie Rosen
Chief Scientist, Leidos Defense, Health, and International Solutions Group
Curtis Watkins
Senior Vice President, NCI Information Systems Inc.
Dr. Paul Yeaton
Chief, Gastroenterology, Carilion Clinic
Dr. Sihui Zhang
Postdoctoral Associate, CBIA and Carilion Clinic

For more information, please send an e-mail.

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