Speakers

Keynote Speakers

  • President Bill Clinton
    Founder and Chairman of the Board, Clinton Foundation and 42nd President of the United States
  • Vice President Joe Biden
    47th Vice President of the United States

Featured Speakers

  • Joe Kiani
    Founder & Chairman, Patient Safety Movement Foundation; Founder, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer, Masimo
  • Jim Bialick
    President, Patient Safety Movement
  • Amy Klobuchar
    United States Senator for Minnesota
  • Dana Rohrabacher
    United States House of Representatives for California’s 48th Congressional District
  • Dr. Michael Bell, MD
    Deputy Director of the Division of Healthcare Quality, CDC
  • Erik Paulsen
    United States House of Representatives for Minnesota's 3rd Congressional District
  • Ronni Solomon, Esq
    Executive Vice President and General Counsel, ECRI

Sepsis: the Leading Cause of Death in US Hospitals Panel

Optimal Resuscitation Panel

  • Dr. Daniel Davis
    Founder of the UCSD Center for Resuscitation Science
  • Dr. Jeff Hersh, MD, PhD
    Chief Medical Officer, GE Healthcare
  • Ed Salazar, RRT, RPSGT, CPFT
    Patient Advocate
  • Dr. James Cappon, MD
    Chief Quality Officer, Children’s Hospital of Orange County
  • Dr. Marisa Mason, PhD
    Chief Executive, NCEPOD

Learning from the Ebola Crisis to Improve Patient and Provider Safety Panel

  • Richard H. Carmona, MD, MPH, FACS
    17th Surgeon General of the United States (2002-2006); Chief of Health Innovations, Canyon Ranch; Distinguished Professor, University of Arizona
  • Dr. Shruti Gohil, MD, MPH
    Associate Medical Director Epidemiology & Infection Prevention, UC Irvine
  • Arun Patel
    Director, Quality, Patient Safety, & Risk Management Los Angeles County Department of Health Services
  • Dr. Marleece Barber, MD, MPH
    Chief Medical Officer, Lockheed Martin
  • Dr. Majid Sadigh, MD
    Director Global Health Program, WCHN Global Health

Who Pays for Medical Errors? Panel

  • Joel White
    Founder & President, Horizon Government Affairs
  • Dr. Graham Billingham, MD, FACEP, FAAEM
    Chief Medical Officer, MedPro, Berkshire Hathaway
  • Michael Millenson
    President, Health Quality Advisors
  • Dr. Marleece Barber, MD, MPH
    Chief Medical Officer, Lockheed Martin
  • Leah Binder
    President & CEO, The Leapfrog Group

Driving Transparency and Change through the Media Panel

  • Jim Messina
    Chief Executive Officer, The Messina Group
  • Kristine Crane
    US News
  • Merrill Goozner
    Editor, Modern Healthcare
  • Avik Roy
    Forbes
  • Arefa Cassoobhoy, MD, MPH
    Medical Editor, WebMD
  • Lindsey S. Dunn
    American Hospital Association
  • Diane Perez, MD
    Medical Journalist, Univision, Galavision, Televisa

Patient Safety Movements Abroad Panel

  • Jim Bialick
    President, Patient Safety Movement
  • Prof. Hugo Van Aken, MD, PhD, FRCA, FANZCA
    Founding Chairman, European Patient Safety Foundation
  • Mark Arnoldy
    CEO, Possible Health
  • Dr. Majid Sadigh, MD
    Director Global Health Program, WCHN Global Health
  • Annamarie Saarinen
    Executive Director, Newborn Foundation

Provider & Patient Assertiveness: Making A Commitment to Speak Up Panel

  • Joe Kiani
    Founder & Chairman, Patient Safety Movement Foundation; Founder, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer, Masimo
  • Karen Curtiss
    President, PartnerHealth & Founder, CampaignZERO
  • Dr. Nancy Myers, PhD
    Vice President, Population Health Strategy of NewHealth Collaborative, Summa Healthcare
  • Dr. Cindy Cassity, RN, BSN
    Patient Safety Manager, Baylor
  • David B. Mayer, MD
    Chief Executive Officer, Patient Safety Movement Foundation and Executive Director, MedStar Institute for Quality and Safety
  • Dr. Shannon Phillips, MD, MPH, FAAP
    Quality and Patient Safety Officer, Quality and Patient Safety Institute, Cleveland Clinic