Roundtable Sessions

ATA's Roundtable sessions are a great opportunity to participate in small group discussions and interact with a presenter on a focused topic in telehealth.

Sunday, May 15
Session 14: Pediatric Speed Rounds
1:15 – 2:15pm
Room 208 AB


Neil E. Herendeen, MD, MS, Associate Professor of Pediatrics
University of Rochester, Pittsford, NY


Shawn Farrell, Vice President of Clinical Operations
Avizia Inc, Reston, VA

Madan Dharmar, MD, MBBS, Assistant Research Professor
UC Davis Health System, Sacramento, CA

Kathleen Webster, MD, MBA, Director of Telemedicine
Advocate Children's Hospital, Oak Lawn, IL

James Marcin, MD, MPH, Professor, Pediatric Critical Care Medicine
UC Davis Health System, Sacramento, CA 

Bryan Burke, MD, Professor, Section of Neonatology
University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR           

Julie Hall-Barrow, EdD, Senior Director of Healthcare Innovation and Telemedicine
Dallas Children Medical Center, Dallas, TX

Steve North, MD, Founder and Medical Director
Center for Rural Health Innovation, Bakersville, NC

Jimmy McElligott, MD, Medical Director
Center for Telehealth, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC


Monday, May 16

Session 84: Roundtable Sessions
1:15pm - 2:15pm
Room 211AB

Roundtable 1 Track: Mental Health

Implementing a Converged Inpatient and Outpatient Telemental Health Program
Mark Berger, MBA, BA, Program Coordinator
CHI Franciscan, Tacoma, WA

Roundtable 2 Track: Operations
Developing a Multi-National Telemedicine Collaboration Standard

Peter Killcommons, MD, CEO
Medweb, San Francisco, CA


Roundtable 3 Track: Operations
Improving Telehealth Business Performance Using Process Management Tools and Human Factors

David Ben-Arieh, PhD, Professor, Industrial Engineering
Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS


Roundtable 4 Track: Operations
Show-Me ECHO: Implementation of a Statewide Capacity Building Program

Rachel Mutrux, BA, Director, Telehealth Network
University of Missouri, Columbia, MO


Roundtable 5 Track: Operations
Lowering the Cost of Healthcare Delivery via Virtual Care

Ronald F. Dixon, MD, MA, Medical Director, Director of Virtual Practice Project, Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Director of Center for the Integration of Medicine and Innovative Technology - Delivery System Innovation Program
Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 


Roundtable 6 Track: Operations
Resources and Opportunities in the Global Healthcare Sector

Michelle L. Ouellette, MBA, Senior International Trade Specialist
US Department of Commerce, US Commercial Service, Boston, MA


Roundtable 7 Track: Operations
Leveraging Technology to Enhance Patient Care in an Integrated Specialty Services Model

James Reynolds, MBA, MHA, Director of Clinic Operations
Sanger Heart & Vascular Institute, Charlotte, NC


Roundtable 8 Track: Policy and Legal
Telemedicine Start-Ups: What You Need to Know

Nathaniel Lacktman, JD, CCEP, Partner
Foley and Lardner LLP, Tampa, FL