Steering Committee

The EDM Forum Steering Committee directs and provides guidance for the major products and activities of the EDM Forum.

2015-2016 EDM Forum Steering Committee Members

Suzanne Bakken, Ph.D, R.N., F.A.A.N., F.A.C.M.I. Co-Chair

The Alumni Professor of Nursing 
Professor of Biomedical Informatics 
Columbia University

Ned Calonge, M.D., M.P.H. Co-Chair
President & CEO
The Colorado Trust

Amy P. Abernethy, M.D., Ph.D.
Duke Center for Learning Health Care
Duke Clinical Research Institute
Chief Medical Officer & Senior Vice President-Oncology
Flatiron Health, Inc.

David Atkins, M.D., M.P.H.
Director of HSR&D
Department of Veterans Affairs

Kate E. Chenok, M.B.A., A.B.
Chenok Associates

Robert W. Dubois, M.D. Ph.D.
Chief Science Officer
National Pharmaceutical Council

Richard P. Dutton, M.D., M.B.A.
Executive Director
Anesthesia Quality Institute

Patricia Franklin, M.D., M.B.A., M.P.H.
Deputy Editor, Medical Care
Professor, Orthopedics and Physical Rehabilitation
University of Massachusetts Medical School

Erin Holve, Ph.D, M.P.H, M.P.P.
Senior Director
Research & Education in Health Services Research

Jeffrey G. Jarvik, M.D., M.P.H.
Professor of Radiology and Neurological Surgery
University of Washington

Joseph Hutter, M.D., M.A.
Lead Medical Officer, Coverage Analysis Group
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services

Clete A. Kushida, M.D., Ph.D., R.S.T, R.P.S.G.T.
Professor, Psychiatry & Behavioral Science
Stanford University Medical Center
President, World Sleep Federation

Kevin Larsen, M.D., F.A.C.P.
Medical Director of Meaningful Use
Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology

Erin Mackay, M.P.H
Associate Director, Health IT Policy & Programs
National Partnership for Women & Families

Peter Margolis, M.D., Ph.D.
Co-Director, Center for Health Care Quality
Director of Research, James M. Anderson Center
Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics
Cincinnatti Children’s Hospital Medical Center

Danica Marinac-Dabic, MD, PhD
Director, Division of Epidemiology
Center for Devices and Radiological Health
Food and Drug Administration

Elisa Priest, Dr.P.H., M.P.H.
Director, Clinical Effectiveness Informatics
Baylor Scott & White Health

David Radley, Ph.D., M.P.H.
Senior Scientist
Institute for Healthcare Improvement
The Commonwealth Fund

Gurvaneet Randhawa, M.D., M.P.H.
Medical Officer and Senior Advisor
Clinical Genomics and Personalized Medicine
Center for Evidence and Practice Improvement (CEPI)
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality

Eugene Rich, M.D., F.A.C.P.
Senior Fellow 
Director, Center for Healthcare Effectiveness
Senior Editor
Journal of Comparative Effectiveness Research

Patrick Ryan, Ph.D. 
Head, Epidemiology Analytics
Janssen Research and Development  

Lewis Sandy, M.D., F.A.C.P.
Senior Vice President 
Clinical Advancement
UnitedHealth Group

Lisa M. Schilling, M.D., M.S.P.H.
Associate Professor
University of Colorado, Denver

Paul Wallace, M.D.
Chief Medical Officer
Senior Vice President for Clinical Translation
Optum Labs

Adam B. Wilcox, Ph.D.
Medical Informatics Director
Intermountain Healthcare

Pierre L. Yong, M.D., M.P.H.
Director of the Division of Hospitals and Medication Measurement
Quality Measurement and Health Assessment Group
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services