Regenstrief Center for Healthcare Engineering

National Priorities and Goals


The shuttle will run between The Trails and the Purdue Memorial Union at the times designated below.

7:30 a.m.

Registration open

Continental breakfast at The Trails

8:00 a.m.

Shuttle pickup at PMU

8:20 a.m.

Welcome and introductions

8:30 a.m.

Mark Braunstein, MD
Professor of the  Practice,  Health Systems Institute,
Georgia Institute of Technology


Streaming video

9: 15 a.m.

William Cast, MD
Chief Executive Officer


Streaming video

10:00 a.m. Break
10:15 a.m.

Peter Fabri, MD, PhD
Associate Dean, Graduate Medical Education
College of Medicine & College of Engineering
University of South Florida


Streaming video

11:00 a.m.

Laura Sands, PhD
Professor, School of Nursing & Co-Director of the Center for Health Outcomes Research and Policy
Purdue University

11:30 a.m. Shuttle pickup at PMU
11:45 a.m. Lunch

1:00 p.m.

Steve Roberts, PhD
A. Doug Allison Distinguished Professor of Industrial and Systems Engineering
North Carolina State University


Streaming video

1:30 p.m. Shuttle pickup at The Trails
1:40 p.m.

Vinod Sahney, PhD
Senior Vice President and Chief  Strategy Officer
Corporate Strategy, Planning and Business Development
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts


Streaming video

2:20 p.m. Break
2:30 p.m.

Glen Mays, MPH, PhD
Associate Professor and Chair
Department of Health Policy and Management
University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences


Streaming video

3:10 p.m.

Nan Kong, PhD
Assistant Professor
Weldon School of Biomedical Engineering
Purdue University

Slides and video not posted

3:50 p.m. Wrap-up

4:00 p.m.

Shuttle pickup at The Trails

Fall 2009 Conference