Program Advisors


Daniel Barchi
Chief Information Officer
Yale School of Medicine and Yale-New Haven Health System
New Haven, CT



Kathy DeMatteo
Chief Information Officer/VP Information Technology
Western Connecticut Health Network
Danbury, CT


Todd A. Kawecki, DC
Chief Health Informatics Officer
VA Connecticut Healthcare System
West Haven, CT
Richard W. Kubica, FHIMSS
Chief Information Officer
Hartford Hospital
Hartford, CT


Rick McCarthy
St. Vincents Health Services
Bridgeport, CT



Sandy L. McPherson DNP, MSN, RN-BC, CPHIMS
Director of Clinical Informatics
Lawrence and Memorial Hospital
New London, CT

Lisa S. Stump, MS, RPh, FASHP
Vice President, Epic Project Director
Yale New Haven Health
New Haven, CT
Luis Taveras, Ph.D.
Chief Information Officer
Barnabas Health
Livingston, NJ

Joel L. Vengco
Vice President and Chief Information Officer
Baystate Health | Information & Technology
Springfield, MA