Aman Bhandari

Aman Bhandari
U.S. Director Health IT & Data Business Development, Merck


Aman Bhandari is a Senior Advisor to the Chief Technology Officer at the US Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). He helps lead innovation and data efforts for HHS CTO Todd Park and also the newly formed Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation. He works on a variety of health policy issues (i.e. mobile health, open data, prize competitions) and national initiatives at the intersection of technology, innovation, data and health – engaging the private sector as well as the traditional players. He has a PhD in Health Services Research from the University of California, Berkeley


Social Networking, Crowdsourcing, and Prizes
Location: Grand Ballroom B Level: Intermediate
Jonathan Gluck (Heritage Provider Network), Guy Cavet (Kaggle), Aman Bhandari (Merck)
This panel will provide an overview of important macro level policy and regulatory trends in the health sector that will drive tremendous demand for data science and analytics from a government, care delivery and technology perspective. The panelists will focus on specific examples of how using prizes competitions in conjunction with an open data movement are disrupting the data analytics space. Read more.


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