e-Health 2021 Conference

Events /e-Health 2021 Conference

NTT DATA will be taking part the the annual e-Health Conference and Tradeshow, an event inviting participants to learn, connect and network with the organizations and people working to make a difference in Canadian health through information and technology.

With in-demand keynote presenters, expert panelists and leading-edge exhibitors, e-Health delivers memorable education and networking opportunities. Make plans now to connect, learn and engage virtually with digital health leaders.

Join Our Session

Patient and Professional Perspectives on Engagement and Access in a Digital World

10:45 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. EDT

In this plenary session sponsored by NTT DATA, Dr. Michael Petersen will make introductions and a panel of esteemed experts will discuss the latest trends in patient engagement and digital technologies.

Pre-Conference Events

5/12/2021 and 5/19/2021

Virtual Conference and Tradeshow

5/26/2021 – 5/27/2021

Our Speakers

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Dr. Michael Petersen

VP of Consulting & Chief Clinical Innovation Officer


Michael is a transformative physician executive focused on helping clients solve complex challenges through person-centric experiences, data, analytics, and leading-edge technologies. He brings over 20 years of deep health industry knowledge of emerging technologies, strategy and consulting that drives value for clients. As an industry recognized thought leader on health equity, community, and social health, he works to bring together individuals and communities with a common goal of better and long-lasting health and wellbeing.

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Anne O’Riordan

Patient Family Experience Advisor

Kingston Health Sciences Centre

Anne has extensive experience in patient care, including working as an occupational therapist in several mental health care facilities, and as a faculty member and clinical educator. Today, she works as a member of the KHSC Patient Family Advisory Council and several mental health committees and working groups at the hospital and community levels. She is passionate about ongoing efforts to positively transform mental health services for patients, families and healthcare providers.

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Dr. Peter Rossos, Moderator

Chief Medical Information Officer


Peter is a skilled and experienced physician executive, leader, academic and consultant. Today, he leads clinical digital transformation at UHN. Previously, he initiated UHN Telehealth and was a founding member of Centre for Global eHealth Innovation, Center for Innovation in Complex Care and Techna Institute, where he contributed leadership, strategic direction and expertise to advance and develop sustainable, effective health information systems. He is committed to advancing knowledge while training next generations of leaders.

Markku Tervahauta

Markku Tervahauta

Director General

Finland National Institute for Health and Welfare

Markku has served as Director General of the Department for Wellbeing and Services at the Ministry of Social Affairs and Health since February 2018. Before that, he worked at the local government level as Director of Health and Social Services, first in the City of Lahti since 2009 and then in the City of Kuopio since 2010. He worked as chief executive of the Municipality of Leppävirta from 2005 to 2009. He is a Doctor of Medical Science.

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Penny Rae

Chief Information Officer

Alberta Health Services

Penny leads the Information Technology department at Alberta Health Services. She’s also a professional engineer, giving her extensive experience in strategic planning, operations, auditing, negotiations, consulting and staff management. She is committed building a team that delivers results by aligning IT and business goals that focus on three strategic themes: strengthening the foundation, optimizing operations and transforming care.


5/12/2021 - 5/27/2021