Policy Prescriptions &

Pandemic Lessons Learned

Thursday, April 14th, 2022

9:30 AM - 4:30 PM 

The George Washington University

CyberMed Summit is focused on protecting patients by ensuring medical devices and healthcare infrastructure are as safe and secure as possible. Continuing to raise awareness, perform research, and advocate for best practices is not enough- further transformation depends on our ability to inspire and influence policy. Join us for an exciting and high yield day-long session at The George Washington University in our nation's capital as we bring together policy experts, leaders in government, and healthcare cybersecurity advocates.

This event will feature a live patient care cyber attack simulation and internationally renowned speakers at the intersection of healthcare and cybersecurity.

Dr. Suzanne Schwartz

Director of the Office of Strategic Partnerships & Technology Innovation, US Food and Drug Administration

Jessica Wilkerson

Cyber Policy Advisor, Office of the National Cyber Director

Senator Mark Warner

United States Senate 


Nitin Natarajan 

Deputy Director, Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency

Greg Garcia

Executive Director, Healthcare and Public Health Sector Coordinating Council

John Riggi

National Advisor for Cybersecurity and Risk, American Hospital Association

Dr. John Pi

Professor, Faculty of Disaster Management and Operational Medicine Fellowship, The George Washington University Hospital

Professor Murray Loew

Department Chair, Biomedical Engineering, School of Engineering & Applied Science, The George Washington University


09:30-10:00 Check-in

10:00-10:25 Welcome Addresses

10:25-10:45 Break

10:45-11:15 Clinical Simulation

11:15-12:00 Clinical Simulation Debrief

12:00-13:00 Lunch

13:00-13:10 Afternoon welcome from Dr. Robert Shesser

13:10-13:20 Message from Senator Mark Warner

13:20-13:50 Dr. Suzanne Schwartz of FDA  

13:50-14:40 Fireside Chat CISA DD Mr. Nitin Natarajan and Ms. Jessica Wilkerson Office of the National Cyber Director

14:40-14:50 Break

14:50-15:20 Mr. Greg Garcia of the Health Sector Coordinating Council

15:20- 15:50 Dr. John Pi of GW Emergency Medicine

15:50-16:20 Mr. John Riggi of the American Hospital Association

16:20-16:30 Closing Comments