Using Data to Disrupt the Spread of COVID-19 and Prevent Future Pandemics

Summit: Disruptors and Transformers

Online Webinar

This panel explored the role of data sharing, interoperability, and health IT in tracking and stemming the spread of COVID-19.

Event Materials


  • Ravi Chawla, MBA, M.S., Vice President of Informatics, Independence Blue Cross
  • Kenneth Mandl, M.D., MPH, Director of Computational Health Informatics, Boston Children’s Hospital
  • Deven McGraw, J.D., MPH, LLM, Cofounder and Chief Regulatory Officer, Ciitizen
  • Kaakpema “KP” Yelpaala, MPH, CEO and Founder, International
  • Robert Saunders, Ph.D., Research Director, Payment and Delivery System Reform, Duke-Margolis Center for Health Policy (moderator)

This panel was part of our Summit, a program of our 2020 Signature Series.