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Now live! Explore the program for the upcoming 2024 Global Conference, taking place May 5-8, 2024.

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Building and Sustaining Diversity & Equity in Digital Health Workshop

Building and Sustaining Diversity & Equity in Digital Health Workshop

Digital health innovations have the ability to improve overall health and provide patients with many benefits. But is digital health representative and accessible to everyone? During the workshop, experts discussed prevailing barriers to representation and inclusion and efforts to improve equity in digital health technologies. Workshop participants engaged in a facilitated discussion to better understand the current challenges and potential solutions to ensure that digital health innovation and tools represent and adequately reflect the diversity of underserved communities. 

Keynote Speakers

Micky Tripathi
National Coordinator for Health Information Technology, Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology, US Dept. of Health and Human Services

Michelle Tarver
Deputy Director, Office of Strategic Partnerships and Technology Innovation, Center for Devices and Radiological Health, US Food and Drug Administration

Moderator

Yasmeen Long
Director, FasterCures, Milken Institute

Key Discussants

Nirosha Lederer
Head of US Federal Government, Aetion

Craig Lipset
Co-Chair, Decentralized Trials & Research Alliance; Advisor and Founder, Clinical Innovation Partners

Yashoda Sharma
Program Director, Digital Health Measurement Collaborative Committee and Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion in Digitized Clinical Trials, Digital Medicine Society (DiMe)