Data and Advanced Analytics in Transforming Healthcare

  • May 19, 2021
  • 6-7:30PM
  • Zoom Webinar

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This program will focus on the role that data and advanced analytics play today and the potential role they will play in the future to impact operations, patient care, quality, safety, engagement & wellness, and healthcare costs. Attendees will learn the type of data and analytics that are in use today at health systems, lessons healthcare can learn from other industries, the challenges health systems face in integrating vast amounts of disparate data in real time and how to make the insights useful to the right people at the right time. The panel will also discuss how to get started or optimize existing data and analytics initiatives at their organization.

Date: Wednesday, May 19, 2021 from 6:00-7:30pm

6:00-7:00 PM Panel Discussion
7:00-7:30 PM Q&A


Zachary Adam Turnbull, M.D., M.B.A., M.S.
Vice Chair, Operations and Informatics Department of Anesthesiology
Weill Cornell, Medical Director of Perioperative Services at NYP-Cornell Campus

Zachary Turnbull, MD, MBA, MS, born and raised in Chicago, IL, moved to the East Coast in 2003 to pursue a degree in Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry at Yale University. It was at Yale where his passion for mentoring and leading emerged – a composition of character that has been evolving ever since. His interest in preparing the next generation of academics was strengthened through his immersion into the mission of the Urban Improvement Corps, serving New Haven’s school children of all ages. At Weill Cornell Medical College, Dr. Turnbull’s appetite for mentoring led him to the underserved, inner city schools of NYC where he revamped and spearheaded an aggressive curriculum at the Health Professions Recruitment and Exposure Program (HPREP) that would inspire and encourage high school students to earn their undergraduate degrees. As part of the medical education committee, he also played a pivotal role in the evolution of the Weill Cornell Medical College curriculum.

Dr. Turnbull is currently the Vice Chair, Operations and Informatics Department of Anesthesiology at Weill Cornell, Medical Director of Perioperative Services at NYP-Cornell Campus. Dr. Turnbull knew that Weill Cornell’s anesthesiology program, spanning three of New York’s finest medical institutions, would maximize his clinical exposure, critical thinking, and provide top-notch training for becoming an anesthesiologist of the highest caliber. Dr. Turnbull is dedicated to patient safety; his current research interest includes patient outcomes, and is utilizing Weill Cornell’s Center for Perioperative Outcomes. His research has been accepted to numerous conferences including the Post Graduate Assembly, the New York Academy of Medicine, the Society of Cardiovascular Anesthesiology and the Association of University Anesthesiologists. Within the department, Dr. Turnbull has been committed to being an integral part of the department and has been vital in establishing the Residency Support Council, working to advance the resident experience, education, and wellbeing, as well as, enhancing technology in residency education and being integral in optimizing perioperative efficiency and compliance.


Eric Cruzen, MD, MBA, FACEP
VP, Integrated Solutions, Northwell Health
Chief Medical Informatics Officer, Emergency Medicine & Integrated Operations, Northwell Health
Founding Chairperson, Department of Emergency Medicine, Lenox Health Greenwich Village

In July of 2014 the first Freestanding Emergency Department in Manhattan opened in Greenwich Village providing 30,000 square feet of newly constructed, 24/7, advanced emergency care to the residents and visitors previously served by the now-shuttered St. Vincent’s Hospital. Seeing an average of 110 patients per day ranging the entire spectrum of age and acuity, the Lenox Health Greenwich Village Emergency Department is breaking new ground in providing community-based emergency care.

Dr. Cruzen’s role as Founding Chairperson of the Department of Emergency Medicine involved development of innovative models of emergency care, oversight of quality and the delivery of clinical services as well as serving as an ambassador for the Health System in the downtown region.

Lenox Health Greenwich Village is one of 17 Emergency Departments in the Northwell System. Dr. Cruzen also serves as the Chief Medical Informatics Officer for Emergency Medicine, working to seamlessly integrate advanced information technology in the clinical space.

In 2021, Dr. Cruzen moved into a new role as the VP in charge of the newly formed Integrated Solutions division at Northwell Health. In this role, he will lead a multi-disciplinary team of software architects, data analysts, and medical informaticists to create innovative solutions to complex problems in the space where technology and medicine intersect.

Dr. Cruzen is a graduate of the integrated 6-year BA/MD program at the University of Missouri-Kansas City. After completing residency in Emergency Medicine in Orlando, Florida, he worked all over the United States as a physician in the Army Reserve before joining the Health System in 2003 as Associate Director of the Department of Emergency Medicine at Southside Hospital. A graduate of the MBA program at Hofstra University, Dr. Cruzen is proud to have been appointed an Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine at the Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine and Hofstra/Northwell.

Joshua D. Miller, MD, MPH
Medical Director, Diabetes Program & Clinical Integration Network
Stony Brook Medicine

Dr. Joshua Miller is the Assistant Dean for Clinical Integration and Medical Director of Diabetes Care for Stony Brook Medicine and an Associate Professor of Endocrinology & Metabolism at Stony Brook University on Long Island.  He received his undergraduate, graduate and medical education at the University of Rochester, completed Internship and Residency in Internal Medicine at Mount Sinai Medical Center and Fellowship in Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism at Columbia University where he was the Swanson Fellow in Diabetes.  In leading Stony Brook’s efforts in diabetes care, Dr. Miller has transformed, developed and cultivated the hospital’s program to align with national best practices, resulting in an annual savings of over $7.2 million to the health system.  In addition to practicing diabetology, Dr. Miller has been living with type 1 diabetes for over twenty years.  He serves as President of the ADA’s Long Island Community Leadership Board and is a member of the ADA National Volunteer Engagement Council.

Sanjeev Agrawal
President and COO

Sanjeev serves as the President and Chief Operating Officer for LeanTaaS. Sanjeev was Google’s first Head of Product Marketing. Since then, he has led three successful startups – CEO at Aloqa (acquired by Motorola), VP Products & Marketing at TellMe Networks (acquired by Microsoft) and Founder & CEO at Collegefeed (acquired by AfterCollege).

Sanjeev graduated with BS and MS degrees in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science from MIT. He started his career at McKinsey & Company and Cisco Systems before joining Google. Sanjeev is a Forbes contributor and also writes on his personal blog at He is an avid squash player and has been named by Becker’s Hospital Review as one of the top entrepreneurs innovating in Healthcare.

Toni Stern, MD, MS, MBA
System Vice Chair, Quality and Clinical Transformation
Chief Patient Experience Officer
Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Science
Senior Associate Dean for Gender Equity in Clinical Affairs
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Dr. Stern is the Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Science System Vice-Chair of Quality and Clinical Transformation and Chief Patient Experience Officer and Senior Faculty at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. Dr. Stern joined the faculty in February 2019.

Dr. Stern received her medical degree from Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine in Cleveland, OH, and completed her residency at Temple University Hospital in Philadelphia, PA. She received her Master of Science in Management from New York University Wagner School of Public Service in New York, NY, and a Master of Business Administration degree from Wagner College in Staten Island, NY.

Dr. Stern is board certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology as well as healthcare quality and management. She is a Diplomate of the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology and the American Board of Quality Assurance and Utilization Review Physicians. She is also a certified physician executive of the American Association for Physician Leadership. Dr. Stern is a Fellow of the New York Academy of Medicine and the American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists.

In her role, Dr. Stern focuses on the Department’s Quality and Patient Safety Program as well as Patient Experience and the integration with quality and equity with the goal of utilizing this integrated approach to identify and eliminate disparities.

ACHE Qualified Education Credits:

As an independent chartered chapter of the American College of Healthcare Executives, Healthcare Leaders of New York is authorized to award 1.5 hours of ACHE Qualified Education credit toward advancement or recertification in the American College of Healthcare Executives. Participants in this program who wish to have it considered for ACHE Qualified Education credit should list their attendance when they apply to the American College of Healthcare Executives for advancement or recertification.

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