How cyber security solutions can help protect patients at scale - SafePaaS

How cyber security solutions can help protect patients at scale

How cyber security solutions can help protect patients at scale

Healthcare institutions have increasingly been targeted in recent years and COVID-19 has heightened the cybersecurity challenges the health industry faces. The sector is more vulnerable than ever to cybersecurity threats and although organizations engage in efforts to reduce risk, more needs to be done to ensure effective defences and ultimately patient safety.

In this session, we will dive into the clinical, organizational, financial and regulatory risk healthcare institutions face and how to address this risk using next-generation risk management solutions to help make informed decisions and protect patients' health.

The panel discussion will cover:

The Big Picture

Defining Risk in the Healthcare Industry

Top Threats Health Organizations Face – COFR Approach

HIPAA Compliance in the cyber security era

How to address these risks in the current environment

How to find the right risk management solutions for emerging risk

How can we help?


Dr Saif Abed

Dr Abed is a medical doctor and healthcare cybersecurity/national security expert. His primary fields of specialisation are cyber-warfare and crime targeting hospitals and safety critical infrastructure. Based in London, Dr Abed is a Partner and Director of Cybersecurity Services at the clinical security advisory and technology firm, The AbedGraham Group and holds additional independent expert roles for the European Commission, World Health Organisation and UK Infrastructure and Projects Authority. Academically, he holds degrees in Medicine (St.George’s Hospital Medical School, University of London), Management (University of Cambridge) and Software and Systems Security (University of Oxford).

Chuck Scheller

Chuck is a business systems professional with extensive expertise in assessing complex technical business challenges and developing innovative solutions to industry requirements. He has been recognized for effective collaborations with IT outsource vendors, senior management, and operations personnel to ensure timely delivery of focused transaction processing systems within budget. Chuck served as an integral liaison between business, IT, and system integrators from conception to implementation in a New England based health services company. He has presented strategies and experiences at national conferences and local user group meetings.

Adil Khan

Adil Khan is CEO at SafePaaS with over 15 years of experience in enterprise business systems. Adil also serves on the board of the Oracle Applications Users Group Internal Controls and Security Interest Group (OAUG-ICSSIG). Adil has authored “Governance, Risk and Compliance Handbook for Oracle Applications”. He has delivered over fifty presentations on GRC trends, best practices and case studies at many industry conferences including Gartner GRC Summit, IIA, ISACA, Collaborate, UKOUG and Oracle Open World. Adil has successfully designed and implemented internal controls management systems for more than 15 global companies listed on the NYSE and NASDAQ. His expertise includes streamlining and automating Governance Risk and Compliance processes based on industry standards such as ERM-COSO and CoBIT.