Women IT leaders

From left: M*Modal's Gilan El Saadawi, MD, CedarBridge's Carol Robinson, Outcome Health’s Nandini Ramani and Providence Health's Amy Compton-Phillips, MD.

Some of the industry’s top women leaders share lessons learned that have helped them succeed in an industry long dominated by men.

November 13, 2017
Kristin Pothier
November 01, 2017
Author Kristin Ciriello Pothier saw first-hand how hopeless cancer can be, but today she’s on the front lines personalizing treatment.
OCR privacy chief steps down

Deven McGraw has left the ONC to work in the private sector. Photo via YouTube

October 31, 2017
Deven McGraw had also been working as ONC's chief privacy officer, a position that ONC head Donald Rucker has said will not be filled.
Wage gap
October 31, 2017
The median salary for women working full-time is about 80 percent of men’s, according to an analysis by the Washington Post.

Ayanna Howard is a Georgia Tech professor and roboticist, co-founder and chief technology officer of Zyrobotics.

October 30, 2017
Ayanna Howard’s creations demonstrate intelligence, trust and emotional empathy for the benefit of patients.
October 30, 2017
Consulting firm CedarBridge Group Founder Carol Robinson says the APIs may be the key to fix workforce shortages, but funding questions are causing pause.
Disruptive Women in Healthcare
October 25, 2017
HIMSS Women in Health IT includes more than 22,500 members with access to online or in-person educational events and resources.
HIMSS Board Chair Denise Hines
October 23, 2017
The founder and CEO of eHealth Services Group aims to bring next generation of young women into healthcare IT.

Cornell to provide paid internship experience for 200 CUNY female students studying computer science.

October 22, 2017
College offers 'Winternship' for up to 200 CUNY female students.
Women start their tech careers later than men, survey shows
October 22, 2017
Meanwhile, the number of men who now recognize IT as ‘unwelcoming’ for women has nearly doubled.

Stanford University aims to draw more women to global health leadership. Stanford University photo

October 22, 2017
The conference spotlights accomplishments of women working in global health and encourages next generation of leaders.

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Featured Contributors

Editor-At-Large, Healthcare IT News

Bernie Monegain is Editor-At-Large for Healthcare IT News and Women in Health IT.

Executive Vice President, HIMSS

Carla Smith is Executive Vice President of HIMSS. Smith leads HIMSS’s cause-based association. Focused primarily on the US and Canada, Smith leverages her extensive experience in nonprofit management to ensure HIMSS’s ability to achieve its mission and maintain its financial health.

Founding Artist, The Walking Gallery

@ReginaHolliday Regina Holliday is a patient rights activist and artist. After spending 16 years working in retail management and six years teaching art, Regina began painting a series of murals depicting the need for clarity and transparency in medical records. http://reginaholliday.blogspot.com/

Principal, StarBridge Advisors

@sgschade
Sue Schade, MBA, LCHIME, FCHIME, FHIMSS, is a nationally recognized health IT leader. She recently launched a new healthcare IT advisory firm, StarBridge Advisors, with two colleagues, David Muntz and Russ Rudish.