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Sarah N. Pletcher, MD, MHCDS Assistant Professor of Surgery Assistant Professor of Medicine Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth Dr. Pletcher came to Dartmouth- Hitchcock Medical Center in 2005 for surgery residency. Before de- parting in April 2017, she served as Vice President of Connected Care and Executive Medical Director of Telehealth, with joint academic appointments in the Departments of Surgery and Medicine at the Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth. She led the health system in the selection and implementation of new strategies that utilize technology platforms to advance clinical products and services. Dr. Pletcher has successfully launched clinical telemedicine programs across multiple specialties and in multiple settings. She advises health systems, policy mak- ers, payers, and investors about disruptive technologies and new health-care business models that can provide high value care. She is a national thought leader and invited speaker in areas of telemedicine, mHealth, innovation, clinical quality improvement, provider education, and rural health. In recent years she has been the principal investigator on $20 million in grant and foundational funding to advance rural networks, telehealth, and other innovation initiatives. Alan C. Roga, MD President, Provider Market, Teladoc Dr. Roga, an emergency medicine physician, has full P&L responsibil- ity for the strategic direction and management of Teladoc services offered to hospitals, health sys- tems, retail clinics, and physician groups. His responsibilities include management and oversight of all prod- uct development, sales and marketing, account management, and day-to-day operational functions within the division, and coordination across the organization to achieve company goals and stimulate innovation. Dr. Roga joined Teladoc in 2015 with the acquisition of StatDoctors, a national telehealth company he founded in 2009 and led from its inception to successful acquisition. Prior to founding StatDoctors, he served as president of Scottsdale Emergency Associates Ltd., a leading Scottsdale, AZ, emergency medicine physician group, and chaired the emergency department of HonorHealth. He is a fellow of the American College of Emergency Medicine, a diplomat of the American Board of Emergency Medicine, and past president of the American College of Emergency Physi- cians, Arizona Chapter, He received his MD from the State University of New York at Stony Brook School of Medicine. 19 | Page Tracy Schutt Part B Provider Outreach and Education Representative Noridian Healthcare Solutions Tracy Schutt has worked at Noridian Healthcare Solutions for 17 years in a variety of positions including Customer Service Repre- sentative, Quality/Process Analyst, Telephone Reopenings Representative, DME Education Representative, Self-Service Coordinator, and Part B Education Representative. As an Education Representa- tive, Ms. Schutt provides training on Medicare billing, cover- age and coding guidelines to reduce claim processing errors and ensure proper payment. Gigi Sorenson, RN, MSN Director of Clinical Integration GlobalMed Gigi Sorenson is Director of Clinical Integration at GlobalMed. Prior to joining GlobalMed in Septem- ber 2017, she was System Director of Telehealth & Community Con- nected Care for Northern Arizona Healthcare (NAH), where she was responsible for the inception of the program, strategic plan- ning, and global operational oversight, with NAH acting as both hub and spoke site. She has developed programs in re- mote patient monitoring, prehospital, direct to consumer, outpatient, and inpatient care delivery models, as well as transitions planning using connected care programs. The remote patient monitoring program of NAH, Care Beyond Walls & Wires™, is a nationally recognized program for its impact and outcomes. Ms. Sorenson has published on remote patient monitoring (RPM) and has presented a national case study on RPM at the Brookings Institution. She is actively involved in the American Telemedicine Association, as an Executive Committee member and past chair of the Business & Finance Special Interest Group, and is a member of the Arizona Telemedicine Council. She is a graduate of Northern Illinois University with a Ma ѕȁM9ͥ