The Healthcare Innovation Company Announces the Addition of Women Healthcare Leaders to its Flagship Event, thINc360, June 20-22 in Washington, D.C

In recognition of Women’s History Month, The Healthcare Innovation Company (thINc) today announced women’s health-focused content on its agenda and women healthcare leaders to the speaking faculty for its second annual Healthcare Innovation Congress, thINc360, taking place June 20-22 at the Grand Hyatt in Washington, D.C.

The Healthcare Innovation Congress convenes leaders from health plans, health systems, public and private employers, life sciences, and government and public sector agencies to spotlight the progress in driving healthcare transformation.

“This year’s thINc360 program brings a heightened focus on women leadership and women’s health challenges, including sessions on maternal care, health equity, and DE&I progress in our keynote and track sessions,” said Haritha Krishnarathnam, VP of Content and Strategy, thINc.

In addition to the announcement of prominent women leaders added to the program, thinc360 recently announced a partnership with the Society of Women’s Health Research to support content delivered at the Congress.

“We are excited to establish the relationship with the Society of Women’s Health Research and honored to add such highly regarded thought leaders to the program. Their voices are an integral element of the conference,” continued Krishnarathnam.

The Healthcare Innovation Congress’s partial list of speakers includes a substantial list of healthcare leaders across the entire healthcare ecosystem:

Phoebe Yang

Board Director, Advisor, and Investor

GE Healthcare, Doximity, CommonSpirit Health

Kathryn Schubert, MPP, CAE

President and CEO

Society for Women’s Health Research

LaShawn McIver, MD, MPH


Office of Minority Health (OMH)

Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS)

Denise Basow, MD

Executive VP and Chief Digital Officer

Ochsner Health

Kulleni Gebreyes

US Chief Health Equity Officer

Deloitte LLP

Shweta Maniar

Global Director, BioPharma

Google Cloud

Yetta Toliver

Global Head of Diversity, Inclusion and Belonging

Xerox Corporation

Karyne Jones

President and CEO

National Caucus and Center on Black Aging, Inc. (NCBA) and NCBA Housing Management and Development Corporation

Mitzi Krockover, MD

Founder and CEO

Woman Centered, LLC

Ronke Komolafe, DBH, MBA

Board Chair and CEO

Integrated Physical & Behavioral Health Alliance

Caitlin Donovan

Global Head

Uber Health

Arianne D. Dowdell, JD

VP, Chief Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Officer

Houston Methodist

Shoshana Bennett, PhD “Dr. Shosh”


Speaker and Perinatal Mental Health Pioneer

Rachel Villanueva, MD, FACOG

Clinical Assistant Professor,

NYU Grossman School of Medicine

Immediate Past President,

National Medical Association

Nancy Gin, MD, FACP

Executive VP, Quality, and Chief Quality Officer

Kaiser Permanente

Megan Adornato

Senior VP, Global Health Promotion Programs


Nwando Anyaoku, MD, MPH, MBA

VP, Chief Health Equity Officer

Providence North Division

Stephanie M. Koch, SPHR, SHRM-SCP

Director of Human Resources

Hendry Marine Industries, Inc

Jessica Brooks-Woods, MPM, PHR

CEO and Co-Founder

EARN Staffing Solutions,


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About The Healthcare Innovation Congress (thINc360)

The Healthcare Innovation Congress, organized by The Healthcare Innovation Company, brings together two premier healthcare events – The World Health Congress for health plan, hospital system, government, and life sciences executives and Benefit Design Strategies for Employers (produced by Validation Institute) – together under one roof to form thINc360. Focused on delivering impactful content and creating meaningful connections, thINc360 gathers cross-sector healthcare leaders for the year’s most prominent industry event and offers a unique forum that inspires healthcare innovation. thINc360 takes place June 20-22, 2023, at the Grand Hyatt, Washington, D.C.

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