Health IT: Protecting Americans' Privacy in the Digital Age
Full Committee Hearing

Full Committee
Date: Tuesday, January 27, 2009
Time: 09:30 AM

Agenda


January 23, 2009

NOTICE OF COMMITTEE HEARING
TIME CHANGE TO 9:30 a.m.

The hearing on "Health IT: Protecting Americans' Privacy in the Digital Age" scheduled by the Senate Committee on the Judiciary for Tuesday, January 27, 2009 in room 226 of the Dirksen Senate Office Building will begin at 9:30 a.m. rather than the previously scheduled time of 10:00 a.m.

By order of the Chairman

Updated Witness List

Hearing before the
Senate Judiciary Committee

on

"Health IT: Protecting Americans' Privacy in the Digital Age"

Tuesday, January 27, 2009
Dirksen Senate Office Building Room 226
9:30 a.m.

James Hester, Jr. PhD
Director
Health Care Reform Commission
Vermont State Legislature

Adrienne Hahn
Senior Attorney and Program Manager for Health Policy
Consumers Union

Deven McGraw
Director
Health Privacy Project
Center for Democracy and Technology

Michael Stokes
Principal Lead Program Manager
HealthVault
Microsoft Corporation

John Houston
Vice President of Information Security and Privacy
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center

David Merritt
Project Director
Center for Health Transformation and the Gingrich Group

Member Statements


  1. Senator Patrick Leahy (D - VT)

Witnesses


Panel I

  1. James Hester, Jr. PhD
    Director Health Care Reform Commission
    Vermont State Legislature
  2. David Merritt
    Project Director
    Center for Health Transformation and the Gingrich Group
  3. Deven McGraw
    Director, Health Privacy Project
    Center for Democracy and Technology
  4. John P. Houston
    ice President of Information Security and Privacy
    University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
  5. Adrienne Hahn
    Senior Attorney and Program Manager for Health Policy
    Consumers Union
  6. Michael Stokes
    Principal Lead Program Manager, HealthVault
    Microsoft Corporation