Becker's Hospital Review Health IT + Clinical Leadership 2018

PeraHealth will be participating at this year's exclusive  CMO, CNO and Health IT executives roundtable. Schedule time to meet with us at our table after you hear from Katherine Walsh during the panel discussion on Health IT. 


May 10-11, 2018 

Swissôtel – Chicago, Illinois

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Becker's Hospital Review Health IT + CMO/CNO Roundtable

  • Great Topics and Speakers Focused on Health IT and Clinical Leadership Issues Including Best Uses of Artificial Intelligence, Telehealth, Data Analytics, Clinician Burnout, Population Health and more!
  • 112 Speakers from Hospitals and Health Systems, Over 130 Speakers Total.
  • Hear Celebrity Keynotes by John McEnroe, Tennis Legend and Commentator, ESPN, and Alexa von Tobel, Founder and Chief Executive Officer,, Author, Financially Fearless
  • 80+ Sessions Featuring a Great Combination of Health IT’s Impact on Clinical and Business Issues

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Keynote Panelist: Katherine Walsh, BS, MS, DrPH, RN, NEA, BC

Katherine Walsh.pngDr. Katherine Walsh currently holds the position of Vice President of Operations and Chief Nursing Officer at Houston Methodist Hospital St. John Hospital, Houston, Texas. Houston Methodist St. John is a 177 bed community hospital and is a part of the Houston Methodist System. Houston Methodist is ranked as one of the nation’s top hospitals in seven specialties by US News and World Report and has been redesignated as a Magnet Hospital since 2002. Dr. Walsh is also adjunct professor at Texas Woman’s University Houston and a guest lecturer at University of Texas Nursing School, University of Houston Clear Lake and Prairie View University.

Dr. Walsh holds a Bachelors and Masters of Science degree in Nursing from Texas Woman’s University, and a Doctorate of Public Health, from University of Texas School of Public Health. Her dissertation research was in leadership and patient safety.

Dr. Walsh has served as Vice President at the Houston Methodist Hospital medical center campus since 2005. Previously, she served in administrative and nurse leadership roles at The Memorial Hermann Healthcare System. She is a member of Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing, American College of Healthcare Executives and American Organization of Nurse Executives. In 2001, the Texas Nursing Association named Dr. Walsh as one of ten outstanding nurse leaders.

Dr. Walsh is active in the Women’s Resource Organization Greater Houston in support of the development of social, financial and personal skills for women and children through education and experience. She is a popular teacher in “Project Lead” for middle school girls. She is also involved in the United Way Organization, Gracewood Home and Golden Retriever Rescue Houston


Keynote Panel Discussion

Join Katherine Walsh, Chief Nursing Officer at Houston Methodist Hospital on Thursday, May 10th at 9:00 AM on Health IT and Clinical Leadership

Full list of panelists:

Mitesh Rao, MD, MHS, Chief Patient Safety Officer, Stanford Health Care
Katherine Walsh, Chief Nursing Officer, Houston Methodist Health
Moderated by Brian Silverstein, MD, Managing Director at BDC Advisors, LLC 



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