DAVID HARLOW is a healthcare leader with deep experience in business, strategy, policy, compliance and proactive counseling across the industry, having worked in government, with provider and payor organizations, and with technology companies of all shapes and sizes. He is recognized as a thought leader in digital health, data privacy, and the broader healthcare sphere. David has a passion for innovation, a preference for simplicity where feasible and a practical approach to crafting actionable solutions.
David serves as Chief Compliance & Privacy Officer at Insulet Corporation, with a broad range of responsibilities in the healthcare, data and compliance domains. Insulet produces innovative medical devices (pods) for tubeless subcutaneous delivery of insulin and other medications, with dosage and timing controlled by a handheld device.
David has been called “an expert on HIPAA and other health-related law issues [who] knows more than virtually anyone on those topics.” (Forbes.com.) His award-winning blog, HealthBlawg, is highly regarded in both the legal and health policy blogging worlds. David served as a charter member of the external Advisory Board of the Mayo Clinic Social Media Network and was recognized as a Platinum Fellow by MCSMN. He has served as the Public Policy Chair of the Society for Participatory Medicine, on the Health Law Section Council of the Massachusetts Bar Association and in a variety of advisory roles. He is a popular speaker before health care and legal industry groups on business, policy and legal matters. You should follow him on Twitter and Mastodon.