Agenda released for IQSC Data Summit on Nov. 15

The official agenda has been released to the DFW Hospital Council (DFWHC) Foundation Information and Quality Services Center’s (IQSC) Third Annual Data Summit on November 15 at Brookhaven College in Farmers Branch.

This year’s event, themed “Data Driven Decisions,” is loaded with 12 expert speakers, six educational sessions and 10 fascinating hospital abstracts detailing recent data projects.

Agenda highlights include:
8:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.
“Importance of Risk-Adjustment for Measuring and Reporting Healthcare Outcomes”
Katherine S. Rowell of HealthDataViz

9:30 a.m. – 10:15 a.m.
“Artificial Intelligence for SDoH”
Dr. Steve Miff of the Parkland Center for Clinical Innovation

10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
“Value-Based Healthcare: A Perfect Care Approach for Managing Acute Pancreatitis Patients”
Panel: Jimmy Shah of Methodist Health System; Dr. Brett Moran of Parkland Health & Hospital System; and
Dr. William Daniel of UT Southwestern

12:45 p.m. – 2:15 p.m.
“Physician Performance Measures Panel”
Panel: Dr. Eugene Chu of Parkland Health & Hospital System; Dr. Brandon Pope of Baylor Scott & White Health; and Dr. Brian Kenjarski of Methodist Health System

2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
“Data Driven Decisions: Poster Presentations”
Valerie Lund of JPS Health Network – “Taming Healthcare Data – Practitioner’s View”
Priyanka Kharat, Parkland Center Clinical Innovation – “Taming Healthcare Data – Practitioner’s View”
Albert Karam, Parkland Center Clinical Innovation – “AI-Powered Early Prediction of Post-Acute Care Need”

You can see the full agenda here.

Tickets are available here.

For information, please contact Theresa Mendoza, the IQSC data guru at the DFWHC Foundation, at