Les McCollum, Chief Information Security Officer UChicago Medical Center, UChicago Medicine
Shefali Mookencherry, MPH, Chief Information Security Officer, System Director of Information Security, Edward-Elmhurst Health
John Wilcox, Vice President / CIO, Morris Hospital & Healthcare Centers
Molly Gamble, Vice President, Editorial, Becker's Healthcare
This panel will discuss the current state of cybersecurity threats in healthcare and where the next threats are likely to come from. The panelists will share their experiences and insights on the evolving threat landscape, including emerging threats such as ransomware, phishing attacks, and insider threats. They will explore the vulnerabilities of healthcare organizations, including the increasing use of connected devices and the challenge of securing patient data in a distributed environment. The discussion will also cover topics such as regulatory compliance, incident response planning, and the importance of employee training and awareness. Attendees can expect to gain valuable insights and practical advice on how to prepare for and mitigate cybersecurity risks in their organizations.