Federal Efforts to Engage Patients: ONC Consumer eHealth Action Plan

Please join us in welcoming Ms. Lana Moriarty, Director of the Office of Consumer eHealth in the Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT.

Federal Efforts to Increase Patient Engagement: ONC Consumer eHealth Action Plan & Advancing Blue Button

Ms. Moriarty will present on recent efforts to get consumers and patients engaged in their healthcare through digital health. Dr. Gary Bennett will moderate a Q&A. Reception to follow.

LJM9Lana Moriarty serves as the Director of ONC’s Office of Consumer eHealth, where she provides strategic vision and leadership to the Consumer Team – striving to empower all consumers via technology to be active and equal partners with their care team members in decision making and towards managing their health and wellness.  Prior to serving in this role, Lana focused on improving the provision of health care to the nation’s most under-served communities by supporting the many participants of the National Health Service Corps and NURSE Corps. Prior to HRSA, Ms. Moriarty was with the World Bank Group, where she worked as a Gender Specialist to ensure the needs of women and girls were included in the Bank’s many overseas development operations. Prior to that, Ms. Moriarty served as a Peace Corps Volunteer in the West African countries of Benin and Togo, where she focused on HIV/AIDS education and prevention, and rural community development issues. Ms. Moriarty holds a Masters of Public Health from the University of Maryland, and a Bachelor’s degree in International Trade from Auburn University. 

This event is free and open to the public. It will be held in the Trent Semans Center for Health Education on the 6th floor. Directions and parking information can be found here: http://medschool.duke.edu/about-us/maps-and-directions

Please email erica.levine@duke.edu if you have any questions.