Evolution California: Accelerating Health Data Reform from First Mile to Last Mile

Join California and national healthcare policy makers, leaders, coalitions, and community stakeholders for open and bold conversations about catalyzing health data for equitable, person-centered, and effective health care.

Hear from front-line leaders and policy makers about how to forge the data ecosystem and utility infrastructure of the future, harness powerful insights from health data, tackle healthcare equity and access, and prepare for what’s next for California.

We invite you to join us for honest, invigorating conversations where our diversity is a strength, and where we embrace a shared responsibility to seize the opportunity for generational change. Let’s spark ideas and connectivity and build a healthy California for all!

Hear from health leaders like: 

  • Abner Mason, Founder & Chief Executive Officer, SameSky Health
  • Aneesh Chopra, President, Care Journey and former U.S. Chief Technology Officer
  • Chris Lunt, Chief Technology Officer, All of Us Research Program, National Institutes of Health
  • Deven McGraw, Lead, Data Stewardship & Data Sharing, Invitae and former federal HIPAA lead
  • DJ Patil, Board Member, Devoted Health, former U.S. Chief Data Scientist 
  • Ed Juhn, MD, Chief Quality Officer, Inland Empire Health Plan
  • Heather Readhead, MD, Public Health Medical Officer, California Department of Public Health
  • Jackie Ejuwa, PharmD, Vice President, Health Transformation Acceleration, Blue Shield of California
  • Jarrod McNaughton, Chief Executive Officer, Inland Empire Health Plan
  • Jim Daniel, Lead State and Local Public Health, Amazon Web Services and former public health advisor at ONC and HHS
  • J. Marc Overhage, MD, Chief Medical Informatics Officer, Anthem, Inc. and former Chief Medical Informatics Officer at Cerner Corporation
  • John Helvey, Executive Director, SacValley MedShare
  • Lakshmi Dhanvanthari, MD, Chief Medical Officer, Health Plan of San Joaquin
  • Lisa Bari, Chief Executive Officer, Civitas Networks for Health and former health technology advisor at the CMS Innovation Center 
  • Lori Hack, Interim Chief Executive Officer, California Association of Health Information Exchanges
  • Mark Savage, Managing Director, Digital Health Strategy & Policy, Savage & Savage LLC
  • Melissa Kotrys, Chief Executive Officer, Contexture
  • Palav Babaria, MD, Chief Quality Officer and Deputy Director, California Department of Health Care Services
  • Sandra Hernandez, MD, President & Chief Executive Officer, California Health Care Foundation
  • Shannon West, Chief Innovation Officer and Head of Platform, Datavant and former Chief Technology Officer at the CMS Innovation Center
  • Timi Leslie, Founder and President, Blue Path Health

Stay tuned for more speakers and our full agenda!

Join Us 

September 29-30, 2022 


Gallery 308, Fort Mason Center for Arts & Culture, a National Historic Landmark on the San Francisco waterfront.    


Food, Fun, and Networking  


Meet new colleagues and catch up with friends at our Thursday evening reception at Radhaus, also located at Fort Mason Center.  


Stay and Relax   


A limited room block is available at the Kimpton Alton. Contact us for more information.


 ** Shuttles will be provided to Fort Mason from this hotel and back.  

If you are interested in attending, please contact your Customer Success Specialist or email us at  for more information.