The names have not yet been posted to the Web page of the committee at the ONC Web site, but according to an e-mail from ONC spokesperson Nancy Szemraj, the privacy and security work group members are:
Paul Tang, vice president and chief medical information officer at the Palo Alto Medical Foundation, who also serves as co-chairman of the HIT Policy Committee; fellow policy committee members Latanya Sweeney, a professor and director of the Laboratory for International Data Privacy at Carnegie Mellon University; Republican Florida state Rep. Gayle Harrell; Judith Faulkner, founder and CEO of Epic Systems Corp.; Paul Egerman, chairman and CEO, eScription; Mike Klag, dean, Johns Hopkins University School of Public Health; and work group chairwoman Deven McGraw, director, Health Privacy Project, Center for Democracy & Technology.
Other members of the privacy and security work group are: Dixie Baker, a member of the HIT Standards Committee, senior vice president and technical fellow and chief technology officer for health and life sciences, Science Applications International Corp.; Paul Uhrig, general counsel and executive vice president in charge of corporate development and chief privacy officer, SureScripts; Terri Shaw, deputy director, Children's Partnership; John Houston, vice president for privacy and information security and assistant counsel, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center; Joyce Dubow, senior adviser on health reform at the AARP; A. John Blair, a physician who is president and CEO of the Taconic Independent Practice Association; Peter Basch, a physician who is medical director, ambulatory EHR and health IT policy, MedStar Health system, Columbia, Md.; Justine Handelman, executive director, legislative and regulatory policy, Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association; Marianna Bledsoe, deputy associate director, Office of Biotechnical Activities, National Institutes of Health; and work group Co-chairwoman Rachel Block, deputy commissioner for health IT transformation for New York state.
Liaisons to the work group from the ONC are Jodi Daniel, director of policy and research, and Sarah Wattenberg, lead public health adviser for the Policy, Planning and Budget Office for the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, who is on assignment with the ONC.
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