UCLA Health Data Day 2023

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Data Day: Using Data Science to Transform Healthcare

The UCLA Center for SMART Health and UCLA Health Information Technology are proud to present the 2023 Annual Symposium and Data Day.


Event Details

Date and Time: Thursday, May 11, 2023 from 7:30am - 5:00pm 

Location: UCLA Luskin Conference Center 

 Eventbrite Registration


Program Agenda

7:30-8:00 AM

Registration + Breakfast

8:00-8:10 AM

Welcome: Alex Bui, Arash Naeim, Albert Duntugan


Data Driven Innovation

8:10-8:35 AM

Mike Hogarth, MD
Chief Research Information Officer, UCSD

8:35-9:00 AM

Sharat Israni, PhD
Executive Director, UCSF Institute for Computational Health Sciences


Ethics and Bias in Data Science

9:05-9:30 AM

Ivelyse Andino
CEO, Radical Health

9:30-9:55 AM

Jennifer Wagner, JD PhD
Assistant Professor, Penn State



10:20-11:30 AM

Hearst Health-UCLA Center for SMART Health Collaboration
Daniel Geschwind, MD PhD
Director, UCLA Institute for Precision Health

11:30-12:30 PM

Hearst Health Prize in Data Science
Networking Opportunity + Lunch


Keynote Speech

12:30-1:15 PM

Michael A. Pfeffer, MD
CIO & Associate Dean, Technology and Digital Solutions, Stanford School of Medicine




Health AI in Action

1:30-2:00 PM

Laura Prichard, PhD
Data Scientist, Office of Health Informatics & Analytics, UCLA Health

2:05-2:35 PM

Lucy Chow, MD
Asst. Clinical Professor, Department of Radiology, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA

Mojtaba Heidarysafa, PhD
Data Scientist, Office of Health Informatics & Analytics, UCLA Health


AI Panel Discussion: AI in Healthcare: The Promise and the Perils

2:40-3:30 PM

Paul Lukac, MD, MBA (Moderator)
AI & Physician Informaticist, UCLA Health Information Technology

Jean Balgrosky, PhD, MPH, RHIA
Founder, Bootstrap Venture Partners; Co-Founder, aiHealth; CIO, MDRevolution

Andrew Hudson, MD, M.Sc.
Internal Medicine Doctor & Medical Director of Clinical Informatics, Cedars-Sinai

Matthew Lungren, MD, MPH
CMIO, Nuance Communications; Associate Clinical Professor, UCSF

3:30-5:00 PM

Data Product Expo