HIMSS proudly recognizes 11 awardees of the inaugural Changemaker in Health Awards. In addition, HIMSS is proud to recognize the recipient of the first-ever Changemaker Lifetime Achievement Award.
From outstanding service to demonstrated leadership in health information and technology, HIMSS honors members whose courage, curiosity and determination are helping transform the global health ecosystem. Congratulations to all award recipients.
Alex “A-Rod” Rodriguez, legendary professional baseball player and entrepreneur, will close out HIMSS21 at 1:15 p.m. PT Friday, Aug. 13, in the Venetian Palazzo Ballroom with a homerun discussion on balancing baseball and business.
Gitanjali Rao, a 15-year-old scientist and inventor, will share her take on innovation, problem solving and being a role model at a HIMSS21 keynote session.
Former Governors Chris Christie (R-NJ) and Terry McAuliffe (D-VA) will share the stage for a HIMSS21 keynote fireside chat, with bold discussion around the pandemic, health policy development, infrastructure revitalization and other pressing issues facing America.
A dynamic panel of leaders will convene on the HIMSS21 main stage Aug. 10-12 for Views from the Top, offering a bird’s eye view on their experiences and providing strategic education sessions filled with insights and inspiration.
The CIO Summit at HIMSS21 is a private gathering of provider CIOs and other senior IT executives for building relationships, addressing key challenges in care delivery and accelerating digital transformation through information and technology.