DirectTrust Summit Sponsorship

In order to present a great event at an accessible registration rate, we are seeking sponsors at a variety of levels.  For more information on sponsoring the event, please visit our DirectTrust Summit Sponsorship form and indicate your interest levels of support. 

DirectTrust Summit Schedule

Subject to Change

June 10, 2019

6:30 pm – 8:30 pm:  Reception

June 11, 2019

8:30 am: Continental Breakfast

9:00 am: Welcome

9:30 am: Keynote: “Policy and Trust Frameworks Under the 21st Century Cures Act” (Speaker TBA)

10:25 am: Panel: “To FHIR and Beyond: The Future of Trust in Healthcare” - A diverse group of experts on healthcare policy, standards, security, interoperability and identity will discuss the role these elements play in establishing and maintaining trust in the health care ecosystem. Specifically, this group will debate how DirectTrust standards and policies can or should be extended for use with APIs and the app economy, FHIR, healthcare device integration, instant messaging, release of information and the development of a comprehensive healthcare directory among others.

11:25 am:  Members: Annual Meeting; Non-Members: Networking Break

12:00 pm:  Lunch

1:00 pm:  Panel: “The Role of Identity in Healthcare Exchange and Communication” – Identity, technology and security experts from within and outside of the DirectTrust community will discuss the challenges and solutions for successfully identifying organizations, individuals and machines in a scalable fashion.  The group will discuss to what extent technology and a trust framework can conform with new NIST guidelines for identity proofing so millions of consumers in particular can be successfully and reliably identified.  The group will also help tease apart the separate but related topic of patient matching from identity.

2:30 pm:   Breakout Sessions: Innovation Priorities and Marketing & Membership

4:30 pm:  Closing

6:00 pm – 8:00 pm:   Dinner (Not included in registration, individual checks)

Hotel and Travel

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Special Group Rate of $205 per night valid until May 20, 2019


Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL)

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DirectTrust Summit Speakers

Keynote Speaker

Genevieve Morris, Consultant, Integral Health Strategies
Genevieve Morris is the founder of Integral Health Strategies (IHS), which provides health IT policy and strategy consulting services to the industry. Prior to starting IHS, Ms. Morris most recently served as the Chief Health Information Officer (CHIO) for the VA’s Office of EHR Modernization on a detail from HHS, where she served as the Principal Deputy National Coordinator for Health IT at ONC. In her time at ONC, Ms. Morris led the development of the Trusted Exchange Framework and Common Agreement, an effort to create a single agreement between health information networks, enabling nationwide interoperability. Ms. Morris also provided policy direction for ONC’s development of regulations, policies, and procedures. Prior to serving as the Principal Deputy National Coordinator, Ms. Morris worked as a consultant to ONC in a variety of areas such as policy, standards and technology, and grant programs. Among her outputs were reports to support the State Health Information Exchange Program, including reports on consumer engagement in health information exchange, provider directories, and query-based health information exchange. Most notably, Ms. Morris supported the development of the Shared Nationwide Interoperability Roadmap, including writing and editing portions of the roadmap. This important document provides guidance to all health IT stakeholders on the actions that must be taken in order to achieve a truly interoperable learning health system.

Ms. Morris also supported ONC’s Health IT Certification Program by developing the test procedures and test data related to the meaningful use and advancing care information calculations. In addition, Ms. Morris developed the health IT framework for alternative payment models (APMs.) The framework lays out a strategy for moving to more advanced health IT systems to enable APMs to be successful as they scale. Ms. Morris also provided meaningful use subject matter expertise to clients, which included assisting practices in qualifying for meaningful use incentives and assisting health systems with meaningful use audits.

She has worked in the health IT field for over 10 years and collaborated on several publications on the topics of health information exchange and meaningful use. Ms. Morris holds a Master’s degree in political science from Temple University and a Bachelor’s degree in history education from Northland International University.

Additional Speakers



Scott Stuewe, President and CEO, DirectTrust

Scott Stuewe is a 25-year veteran of the healthcare information technology industry focused on strategy, business development, network creation, and interoperability. Prior to becoming the President and CEO of DirectTrust, Stuewe was Director of Strategy and Interoperability at DataFile Technologies, a provider of turn-key solutions to streamline, standardize, and centralize health information management and clinical workflows for healthcare organizations of all types and sizes. Previously, Stuewe spent 24 years at Cerner Corporation, most recently as Cerner Network’s Director of National Interoperability Strategy. In this role, he led Cerner’s initiatives on national interoperability by driving participation in the CommonWell Health Alliance and the soon-to-launch bridge between CommonWell and the networks of the Carequality framework.

Wes Donahue, VP of Product + Design, One Medical

Wes Donohoe is the VP of Product + Design at One Medical working to innovate its member, clinical and operational technology products that include One Medical’s members IOS, Android and Web applications as well as One Medical’s proprietary EHR and operational tools. Wes is passionate about building holistic technology products that deliver the highest level of service, access, and engagement to drive better health and care for One Medical’s members. Prior to joining One Medical, Wes was the Head of Product at Shyp and SVP of Product at Live Nation Entertainment. Wes holds a BS in Business Administration from Babson College.