HEALTHCARE SECURITY FORUM: A HIMSS EVENT
Boston, MA, Oct. 15-16, 2018
Ramnik Dhaliwal, MD, JD brings a technical, legal, and clinical perspective to healthcare cybersecurity.
He is a dual trained emergency and internal medicine physician, security researcher, and attorney. With an academic background in computer science and programming that includes work at the National Defense University and Government Accountability Office, Dr. Dhaliwal’s skillset has enabled him to serve in leadership positions, including past president of the 15,000 member Emergency Resident Association and Medical Director of the Urgent Care of Hennepin County Medical Center.
Dr. Dhaliwal is also co-founder of Inoculum, a healthcare security consulting company.
He is board certified in emergency medicine and eligible for board certification in Internal Medicine. Dr. Dhaliwal has also passed the bar in Minnesota.
Gone are the days when loss of PHI was the industry’s biggest worry: We now face a looming patient-safety crisis.Vulnerable medical devices are being recalled and equally vulnerable devices continue to be produced.
In this session, two clinicians-security researchers simulate a medical device breach, demonstrating the peril and possibilities healthcare now confronts in a world of connected, technology-dependent medicine.
Following the medical device hack simulation, the speakers, joined by the FDA's Suzanne Schwartz, will share medical-device security best practices and participate in an audience Q&A.