AIF Blog

CMS Chief Seema Verma to Speak at Spotlight Health, Among Others

Apr 05, 2018
CATEGORY: Health, Science, U.S.A., World
Spring is here, and Spotlight Health—the opening segment of the annual Aspen Ideas Festival—is finalizing speakers, schedules, and curated programming. We’re gearing up for three-days of thought-provoking sessions led by healthcare pioneers and advocates. Please consider this a personal invitation to you and your colleagues to join us June 21-24 in Aspen, Colorado to participate in these important conversations. Register today!
Our speaker roster expands daily, and we are delighted to announce the participation of these recently confirmed presenters.
Seema Verma is Administrator of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. 
Bill Thomas is a physician whose wide-ranging work explores the terrain of human aging. As CEO of MINKA, he creates age-friendly dwellings that foster the development of healthy and sustainable communities. 
Agnes Igoye heads Uganda’s Immigration Training Academy and serves as Uganda’s Deputy National Coordinator of the Prevention of Trafficking in Persons.
Gregg Treinish is founder and Executive Director of Adventure Scientists, a nonprofit that equips research partners with data collected from wild places that are crucial to addressing environmental and human health challenges.
Ndidi Nwuneli is co-founder of Sahel Consulting, which works across West Africa unlocking the agriculture and nutrition potential of the region.
Garth Graham is President of the Aetna Foundation and is a leading authority on social determinants of health. He is also a practicing cardiologist.
Lizzie Dorfman, is a Technical Program Manager in Google Brain, a machine intelligence organization within Google. As a member of their genomics and healthcare teams, she oversees the planning and execution of complex genomics projects.
Lanhee Chen is the David and Diane Steffy Research Fellow at the Hoover Institution at Stanford University, and is counted among the country's leading public policy thinkers. 
Register for Spotlight Health 2018 and join us June 21-24 in Aspen, Colorado.
Spotlight Health offers continuing medical education credits (CME, CNE, or APA) to attendees.