Senior Director of Operations, Virtual Health and Innovation, Children’s Health System of Texas; Vice Chair, American Telemedicine Association Pediatric Special Interest Group
Tamara Perry, BA-SLP, MA IOC is the Senior Director of Operations – Virtual Health and Innovation at Children’s Health System of Texas. Tamara has over 20 years’ experience in communication, corporate training and organization strategy. Currently she serves as a national and international expert in the field of telemedicine; sharing her knowledge of telemedicine implementation, expansion and sustainability as a speaker at the American Telemedicine Association international conferences; Becker’s Hospital Review and other virtual health technology and innovation conferences yearly. She is currently the Vice Chair of the American Telemedicine Association Pediatric Special Interest Group. Her work has been featured in the Hospitals & Health Networks’ Most Wired issues, NRHA Rural Roads magazine, D Magazine Excellence in Healthcare and other national publications. Her recent work includes leading the deployment of virtual health care solutions including school based telehealth program, remote patient monitoring, direct to consumer care apps and virtual visit kiosks in retail and residential locations. She has a bachelor’s degree in Speech Language Pathology and Master’s in Interpersonal and Organization Communication.