The Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) recently hosted a webinar titled Women in Blockchain: Making a Difference in Healthcare through Distributed Ledger Technology. Patientory Founder & CEO Chrissa McFarlane was one of the three women in Healthcare Information Technology (HIT) featured, alongside Emily Vaughn of Change Healthcare and Heather Flannery of Blockchain in Healthcare Global.

These three women are considered to be “influential thought-leaders working with blockchain technology,” according to HIMSS. The webinar session covered their respective experiences breaking into the male-dominated field of blockchain and their applications of the technology to healthcare. Read more about how these women have become a driving force behind blockchain technology in healthcare here.