Advancing health equity in cancer care: Fireside chat with Dr. Dora Hughes

Thursday, October 27th, 2022 | 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM CT 

Join us as Flatiron Health sits down for a fireside chat with Dora Hughes, Chief Medical Officer at the CMS Innovation Center at the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services. Learn more about how CMMI is focusing on health equity and its impact on cancer care across both prevention and control. Discover how technology can help to advance health equity in cancer care and how Flatiron is supporting this mission.

Key Learnings:
  • Learn more about Dr. Dora Hughes and her influence on advancing health equity
  • What CMMI is focusing on when it comes to health equity in 2023 and beyond
  • Dive into health equity in cancer care across prevention and control
  • What Flatiron is doing to support their cancer clinics along with what other technology vendors can do to drive change


Dora Hughes - Taylor Ross

Dora Hughes, M.D., M.P.H.

Chief Medical Officer at the CMS Innovation Center at the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services.

She leads the Center’s work on health equity, provides clinical and policy advice on model development, and liaises with the Innovation Center’s stakeholder community. Prior to this role, Dr. Hughes was on faculty at The George Washington University in Washington DC. She has consulted in the life science industry and served in senior roles at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and the Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee in the U.S. Senate.


James Hamrick, MD, MPH

VP of Clinical Oncology, Flatiron Health. 

Dr. James Hamrick is currently Vice President of Clinical Oncology at Flatiron Health, where his team oversees the clinical development of new features in OncoEMR® as well as Flatiron's other clinician-facing software and services. James maintains a clinical practice part-time at Kaiser Permanente of Georgia in Atlanta, where he previously served as chief of medical oncology and hematology.

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