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eHealth Executive Summit

Washington, District of Columbia / May 7, 2014

The Atlantic explored the latest developments and technological breakthroughs at the intersection of mental health and wellness.



On May 7, The Atlantic and the National Council for Behavioral Health hosted leaders in the healthcare industry and policy, case studies of cutting-edge technology, and expert evaluations of the potential that data, networks, and devices have to cure ills and encourage wellness. With a tech-enabled future onand forthe brain, experts examined the latest in the digital revolution of behavioral health.

eHealth Executive Summit Welcome Remarks

The Atlantic's Emily Akhtarzandi and National Council for Behavioral Health's Chief Executive Officer Linda Rosenberg


Headline Interview

Jacob Reider, Deputy National Coordinator for Health IT, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services


Panel Discussion

Integrated Care: Patient Health and Technology Goals in 2014



An Innovative Video Game for Depression


Panel Discussion

Breakthrough Digital Technologies: Supporting Physicians, Supporting Patients



Transforming Technology You Already Own


Panel Discussion

Tech for the K-12 Crowd: Creating Community for Kids to Encourage Wellness


The Hotel Monaco

Wednesday, May 7, 2014

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm



For more information, please email Casey Pallenik


12:30 pm Guest Arrival and Registration

1:00 pm Welcome Remarks

Headline Interview with Jacob ReiderDeputy National Coordinator for Health Information Technology, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services @Jacobr
Interviewer: Steve Clemons, Washington Editor-at-Large, The Atlantic @SCClemons

Panel Discussion: Integrated Care: Patient Health and Technology Goals in 2014
Moderator: James Hamblin, Senior Editor, The Atlantic @jameshamblin

  • Benjamin S. BunneyProfessor Emeritus of Psychiatry at Yale and Senior Advisor, Cobalt Therapeutics@YaleMed
  • Thomas InselDirector, National Institute of Mental Health @NIMHgov
  • Raja MazumderAssociate Professor, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Medicine, The George Washington University @GWSMHS
  • Wendy NilsenHealth Scientist Administrator, National Institutes of Health; Program Director, Smart and Connected Health, National Science Foundation @WendyNilsen

Presentation: An Innovative Video Game for Depression with David BurtFounder, Chairman, & Chief Executive Officer, LinkedWellness @LinkedWellness

Panel Discussion: Breakthrough Digital Technologies: Supporting Physicians, Supporting Patients
Moderator: Steve Clemons

  • Scott CousinoChief Executive Officer, myStrength
  • Jen HyattChief Executive Officer, Big White Wall Ltd @jennyhyatt
  • Bevey MinerHead of Strategic Relationships, Ginger.io @ginger_io
  • Bruce SpringerChief Executive Officer, OneHealth @bruce_springer

Presentation: Transforming Technology You Already Own with Adam KaplinInventor and Co-developer, Mood247.com

Panel Discussion: Tech for the K-12 Crowd: Creating Community for Kids to Encourage Wellness
Moderator: James Hamblin

  • Michael PelfiniChief Executive Officer, Inspire USA @Inspire_USA
  • Viraj PuriFounder, Bullyvention @bully_vention
  • Deborah TemkinBullying Prevention Manager, Robert F. Kennedy Center for Justice and Human Rights @DrDebTemkin
  • James WendorfExecutive Director, National Center for Learning Disabilities @LDorg

4:00 pm Event Conclusion


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