Editorial Staff

Healthcare IT News Staff

Mike Miliard, Executive Editor
Mike Miliard is executive editor of Healthcare IT News. He covers topics such as health information exchange, analytics, clinical decision support, privacy and security.
mike.miliard@himssmedia.com

Bill Siwicki, Features Editor
Bill Siwicki is features editor of Healthcare IT News. Bill has more than 30 years of experience in journalism, with 20 years in healthcare IT and healthcare finance, and extensive expertise in mobile technologies.
bill.siwicki@himssmedia.com

Kat Jercich, Senior Editor
Kat Jercich is the Senior Editor of Healthcare IT News, where her beat includes telehealth, population health, policy, artificial intelligence and electronic health records. She is the host of Telehealth Connection TV. Her bylines have appeared in The New York Times, The Washington Post, The Advocate and other outlets.
kjercich@himss.org

Dillan Yogendra, EMEA Managing Editor
Dillan Yogendra is EMEA Editor of Healthcare IT News, where he oversees all editorial content and manages the EMEA news team. He completed the NCTJ Diploma in Journalism, News, at Harlow College in 2007, and has occupied senior editorial positions before joining HIMSS in 2012. Dillan, based in London, has been the Managing Editor at HIMSS EMEA for six years, and his remit has included helping to launch HIMSS Insights, the leading pan-European IT eBook for healthcare leaders, and also managing The British Journal of Healthcare Computing. Reach him at dyogendra@himss.org or find him on Twitter @DillanYogendra1.

Sara Mageit, EMEA Associate Editor
Sara Mageit is EMEA Associate Editor of Healthcare IT News. She graduated with a BJTC accredited degree in Journalism and Media from Coventry University. During her studies she completed her work placement at Trinity Mirror and iCovTV where she experienced a combination of print and broadcast journalism. She previously worked as a senior researcher for a legal publishing magazine, where she wrote about various issues and trends affecting the legal industry. Sara is the co-host of a topical podcast which covers impactful social, political and cultural topics related to underrepresented communities. Email her at sara.mageit@himss.org or find her on Twitter at @SMageit.

Thiru Gunasegaran, APAC Editor
Thiru Gunasegaran is APAC Editor for Healthcare IT News. He majored in Mass Communication at the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology. Before joining HIMSS, he was editor of publications for three years at the Agency for Integrated Care, Singapore. During his tenure, he received two APEX Awards for Publication Excellence for mosAIC, the organization's newsletter for the Long-Term and Post-Acute Care sector. He previously occupied editorial positions in government-linked institutions in Singapore. Email him at thiru.gunasegaran@himss.org.