Monday, Oct. 9
1 p.m.

Debi Sampsel, DNP, MSN, RN
Conference Co-chair & Director of Telehealth at UC College of Nursing

Anya Sanchez, MD, MBA
Conference Co-chair & Vice President, UC Health

1:10 p.m.
Opening Remarks

Greer Glazer, PhD, RN, CNP, FAAN
Conference Honorary Chair & Dean, UC College of Nursing

William Ball, MD
Dean, UC College of Medicine

Richard P. Lofgren, MD, MPH
President & CEO, UC Health

1:30 p.m.
Redefining the Landscape: How Using a Framework Can Change the Way Society Views Telehealth
Jason Goldwater, MA, MPA
Senior Director, National Quality Forum (Washington, D.C.)
2:30 p.m.
2:45 p.m.
Plenary 'Transformation in Healthcare' Anya Sanchez, MD, MBA
Conference Co-chair & Vice President, UC Health
3:45 p.m.
Transforming Healthcare Education through Smart Devices
Apple Healthcare
5 p.m.
Networking Reception/Reimbursement and Policy for Telehealth — Strategies for Success
Mei Wa Kwong, JD
Interim Director, Policy Advisor & Project Director, National Center for Connected Health Policy
6:30 p.m.
Tuesday, Oct. 10
7:30 a.m. Continental Breakfast
8 a.m. Sessions Overview
Amy Dorington, RN, BSN
Director of Telehealth, UC Health
8:05 am. Opening Plenary Session: Telemedicine in Extreme Environments
Charles R. Doarn, MBA, FATA
Editor-in-Chief, Telemedicine & e-Health Journal; Special Assistant to NASA Chief Health &  Medical Officer; Professor of Family & Community Medicine, UC College of Medicine
9:15 a.m.
Concurrent Session A: Clinical Engagement

A1: Operational Aspects of Creating & Delivering a Telehealth Program to Older Adults

  • Debi Sampsel, DNP, RN
    Director of Telehealth, UC College of Nursing
  • Tamilyn Bakas, PhD, RN, FAHA, FAAN
    Professor & Jane E. Procter Endowed Chair, UC College of Nursing
  • Jahmeel Israel, MS
    Telehealth Community Project Manager, UC College of Nursing
  • Ameya Chamnikar, BS
    Telehealth Technologist and Graduate Student, UC College of Engineering
Concurrent Session B: Infrastructure
B1. Legal Framework for Telehealth Operations
  • Cicely Tingle, JD, MHA
    Associate General Counsel, UC Health
  • Daniel S. Zinsmaster, JD
    Counsel, Dinsmore and Shohl, LLP
B2. Financial Challenges of Integrating Telehealth into Healthcare Delivery
  • Timothy Maloney, Esq.
    VP of Payor Relations, UC Health
B3. Getting Your Plant Facility Ready for Remote Patient Monitoring (RPM): DIY for Building RPM for Chronic Disease using your EMR
  • Amy Dorrington, RN, BSN
    Director of Telehealth, UC Health
  • Abigail Marker, MS, MHSA
    Telehealth Program Manager, UC Health
10:15 a.m.
Break and Networking
10:30 a.m.
Getting the Workforce Ready for Telehealth

C1. Infusing Telehealth in an Academic Setting

  • APN-PLACE: A Preceptor Telehealth Network:
    Patricia Schweikert, DNP, MNS, RN, PMC, FNP-C

    Clinical Instructor of Nursing, University of Virginia 
  • Integrating Telehealth into a Nurse Practitioner Program:
    Kathleen Ballman, DNP, APRN, ACNP-BC, CEN

    Associate Professor and Adult-Gerontology Nurse Practitioner Programs Director, UC College of Nursing

C2. Adding Telehealth to Your Practice

  • Charuhas Thakar, MD, FASN
    Professor of Medicine and Director of the Division of Nephrology, UC College of Medicine

C3. Integrating Telehealth across the Continuum

  • Integrating Telehealth in the Management of Behavioral Health:
    Kathleen Chard, PhD

    Associate Chief of Staff for Research, Director of Trauma Recovery Center & National CPT Implementation Director, Cincinnati VA Medical Center; Professor of Psychiatry & Behavioral Neuroscience, UC; Director, UC Health Stress Center
  • Integrating Telehealth Modalities into Clinical Care:
    Dietra Watson, MSN, CINM

    Cincinnati VA Medical Center

C4. Integrating Telehealth in Your Clinical Environment

  • Emergency Department-based Telemedicine Research: Clinical Outcomes and Government-Academic Provider Partnerships:
    Nicholas Mohr, MD

    Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine and Anesthesia Critical Care, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine

C5. Telehealth in Pediatrics

  • Telehealth Provider Training at a Large Academic Medical Center:
    Katie Pulda, BA

    Specialist, Center for Telehealth, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
  • Virtual Triage in Pediatric Primary Care:
    Liz Hutzel, RN, BSN

    Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
    Dulcey Griffith, RN, BSN, CPBN

    Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
  • Remote Patient Monitoring – Implementation Considerations and Lessons Learned:
    Micah Dean, MBA

    Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
    Amanda Sylvester, MSN, CNP

    Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
11:30 a.m.

Lunch & Expert Panel Discussion: The Future of Telehealth Technology

  • Tanvi Banerjee, PhD
    Assistant Professor, Computer Science Department, Wright State University
  • Amit P. Sheth, PhD
    LexisNexis Ohio Eminent Scholar and Executive Director of Kno.e.sis, Wright State University
  • Timothy Reisman, PhD
    Assistant Professor, Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, University of Dayton
  • Kimberly Bigelow, PhD
    Associate Professor, Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, joint appointment with Bioengineering Graduate Program, University of Dayton
  • Marjorie Skubic, PhD
    Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering Department and Computer Science Department, University of Missouri - Columbia
12:30 p.m. Telehealth & Ambulatory Care

D1: Deploying Telehealth in the Pharmacy

  • Dan Knight, PharmD
    Cincinnati VA Medical Center

D2: Technical Considerations for Allied Health Applications

  • TeleNeurology: Foundation, Current Status, Future Perspective:
    Gene Balzer, MA, PhD
    Envision Healthcare

D3: Workforce Challenges — Changes in Flow

  • Answering the Demand for Innovation:
    Chris Stuchul, MBA, BSN

    Director of Clinical Innovation, Premier Health (Dayton, OH)
    Michelle Post, MSN, RN
    SCRN Telemedicine Outreach Coordinator

D4: Bridging the Continuum of Telehealth Operations at Henry Ford Health System

  • Courtney Stevens, MsEM
    Director of Virtual Care, Henry Ford Health System (Detroit, MI)
1:30 p.m.
1:45 p.m. Telehealth & National Perspective
Becky Sanders, MBA
Director of Operations, Upper Midwest Telehealth Resource
3 p.m. Conference Evaluations & Wrap-up
3:15 p.m.