Example Track 1

Evidence Based Medicine, Exhibit E: Electronic Records

Dec 04, 2019

9:20 AM - 9:40 AM

Dr. Laura Kroupa

Chief Medical Officer, Program Executive Office, Office of Electronic Health Record Modernization

Department of Veterans Affairs

The holy grail of health IT analytics is the use of data from electronic health records to identify the risk factors of disease and the interventions for mitigating against those risks. Mining and analyzing data sets drawn from large numbers of health records make it possible to glean insights that otherwise might require decades to attain. In this session, learn how government agencies are analyzing large data sets to speed our understanding of health.