Healthcare Security Forum: A HIMSS Event
Boston, MA, Dec. 9-10, 2019
As chief security Strategist, Axel Wirth provides strategic vision and industry leadership to MedCrypt and its customers. In this role, he helps guide the company in critical security strategy decisions and supports the adoption of leading security technology to the healthcare industry. As an advocate for compliance, privacy, and security - and ultimately patient safety - in healthcare, Axel draws from more than 30 years of international experience in the industry.
He is an active participant in industry organizations, serves on boards and committees, and is a frequent speaker at conferences, forums, and webcasts on subjects such as healthcare cybersecurity and privacy, medical device security, regulatory compliance, and related healthcare-specific topics.
In recognition of his accomplishments, he has been awarded the “2018 ACCE/HIMSS Excellence in Clinical Engineering & IT Synergies Award” and the “ACCE 2019 Clinical Engineering Advocacy Award”, as well as has been recognized as a Fellow by AAMI (Association for the Advancement of Medical Instrumentation) and HIMSS (Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society.