Sacramento Meetup

September 5, 6:00pm, PDT - 8:00pm, PDT

UC Davis Health System Cancer Center
4501 X Street
Sacramento, CA 95817


Machine Learning and Data Analytics solving real-world patient and clinician issues

Mark your calendars for an informative panel discussion on Machine Learning and Data Analytics in the healthcare setting. Our expert panelists will discuss how to garner executive buy-in for emerging technologies in analytics and machine learning, share high level case studies and examples of successful implementations or projects in the healthcare or health plan setting and discuss lessons learned.


Dr. Larry Ozeran, Physician and Health Technologist
Dr. Ozeran is passionate about Health IT and health informatics initiatives especially for small practices in optimizing the value of dollars invested by maximizing the number of effective technology implementations (EHR, HIE) in order to promote the triple aim: better care, healthier populations, lower cost.  Process effectiveness is one of Dr. Ozeran's passions with the focus on process, not product. Dr. Ozeran feels that instituting a new technology requires a focus on people, policies and processes, about 80% of the change effort.


Mitesh Rao, System and Patient Safety Officer, Stanford Healthcare
Mr. Rao is the Operational Leader for Stanford’s efforts to achieve zero preventable patient harm with an emphasis on creating best practices as well as developing and implementing tools, methods and workflows to facilitate improvement and proactive risk assessments in higher risk care processes and technologies. Mr Rao leads teams within the patient safety infrastructure across the health system while ensuring the integration of cross-functional patient safety efforts as they relate to the large organizational quality strategy.

Prashant Natarajan, Strategy Leader/Innovation, Oracle Corp.
Mr. Natarajan has progressive experience in business and product strategy with a focus on all emerging technologies, creating/leading innovative product portfolios and business solutions for global mid-large enterprises and startups in global insurance, pharma, and provider markets.  Mr Natarajan is an Evangelist for the beauty of AI & analytics-driven workflows for health sciences transformation.  His work focuses on answering the question - "how can innovation and emerging tech ensure a more satisfying experience for users and customers?"

Alex Go, Vice President, Freed Associates
Mr. Go is a Vice President at Freed Associates, a CA-based consulting firm focused solely on assisting healthcare clients define executable strategies and deliver sustainable transformations.  Alex has over 10 years of healthcare analytics experience driving enterprise data governance; leveraging analytics to advance health system operations; and implementing predictive modeling techniques to address real-world problems.  Prior to Freed, he led Intel Healthcare’s market development team.  Alexis based in San Francisco, CA.