2021 Fed 100

Federal 100: Kamran Khaliq

 

Name: Kamran Khaliq
Title: Senior Cyber Advisor, Office of the CIO
Organization: Department of Health and Human Services

Powering HHS Protect. Within five days of receiving a request from the White House, Khaliq spearheaded the launch of the HHS Protect Public Data Hub to help government respond to the COVID-19 pandemic. The secure platform aggregates billions of data elements from over 200 sources into one robust ecosystem to identify trends and mobilize efforts. The White House used the data to collaborate on steps, rules and protections, and all publicly reported data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention came from HHS Protect. Thanks to Khaliq’s leadership, the hub was a linchpin in driving policy and better health outcomes at every level of government.

Click here for the full list

About the Author

Connect with the FCW staff on Twitter @FCWnow.

Featured

  • FCW Perspectives
    remote workers (elenabsl/Shutterstock.com)

    Post-pandemic IT leadership

    The rush to maximum telework did more than showcase the importance of IT -- it also forced them to rethink their own operations.

  • Management
    shutterstock image By enzozo; photo ID: 319763930

    Where does the TMF Board go from here?

    With a $1 billion cash infusion, relaxed repayment guidelines and a surge in proposals from federal agencies, questions have been raised about whether the board overseeing the Technology Modernization Fund has been scaled to cope with its newfound popularity.

Stay Connected