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Jon White

Deputy National Coordinator, Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Jon White, deputy national coordinator, is a family physician who has dedicated his career to improving health and healthcare quality through the use and sharing of electronic health information. He has worked in partnership with the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology since 2004. Previously, White was director of the Division of Health IT at the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality. He has deep experience working with federal government partners, as well as key healthcare professional, patient, policy, and stakeholder groups to implement major healthcare initiatives. White trained in family medicine at the University of Virginia and Lancaster General Hospital in Pennsylvania. He is a recipient of the national AAFP Award for Excellence in Graduate Education.