Cybersecurity and its role in Healthcare today

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Last day of registration: 11th October, 2023

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This workshop will cover the vital role of cybersecurity in the healthcare industry. The session will discuss the current state of PHI (Protected Health Information) attacks and their prevalence in healthcare. It will also focus on the importance of cybersecurity techniques in protecting patients’ sensitive data and the challenges that come with it. The audience will gain an understanding of the essentials of cybersecurity techniques and how they can mitigate the risks involved in safeguarding patient data. The webinar will also touch upon the latest trends and challenges in the field of healthcare cybersecurity.

Join our session to tap into his wealth of expertise in Cybersecurity!!



Session date : 13th October, 2023 (Friday)


Timings :  06:00 p.m. – 08:00 p.m.


Mode of Workshop :  Online.

About the Instructor

Mr. Kannan Srinivasan

Vice President – Customer Success.



Mr Kannan Srinivasan, a seasoned Cyber Security expert with over 21 years of experience, has led complex security transformation initiatives for major banks and financial institutions- driving multi-fold growth in areas like Governance Risk & Compliance (GRC) and Vulnerability Management. His diverse roles as a principal security consultant have included serving as an information security officer for a large bank, establishing Data Protection and Privacy departments, and streamlining global disaster recovery processes.

Currently heading GAVS in the Cybersecurity domain he leads engagements with global Healthcare Providers and Life Science organisations, backed by industry certifications including CGEIT, CISM, CRISC, CDPSE, MBCI, MSP, and ISO 27001 LA.

Application of this topic

  • Essential Requirement of Healthcare:

The high degree of sensitivity of Patient Health Information (PHI) with added focus as regulatory mandate makes Cybersecurity in Health a necessary function at all times across all stakeholders.

  • Increased demand:

With the growing threat of cyberattacks on healthcare organisations, the demand for professionals with expertise in healthcare cybersecurity is increasing across systems, networks and data.

  • Competitive advantage:

Healthcare organisations are seeking professionals who have the knowledge and skills to implement effective cybersecurity measures to protect patient data and comply with regulations.

  • Diverse career paths:

A training in cybersecurity for healthcare can lead to a variety of career paths, including working for healthcare providers, insurance companies, government agencies, and cybersecurity consulting firms.

Learning Outcomes

  • Gain a comprehensive understanding of the importance of PHI Security focusing on cybersecurity in healthcare and the risks associated with data breaches and cyber-attacks.
  • Understand the different types of cybersecurity threats to healthcare organisations including ransomware attacks, phishing, and insider threats.
  • Understand the regulatory requirements for cybersecurity in healthcare, including HIPAA and HITECH.
  • Understand the role of technology in healthcare cybersecurity including firewalls, intrusion detection systems and encryption.
  • Understand the importance of employee education and training in preventing cybersecurity incidents.
  • Understand the role of cybersecurity risk assessments in healthcare organisations and the steps involved in conducting a risk assessment.
  • Understand the different approaches to incident response in healthcare including the importance of timely detection and response.

Relevant Job Areas

  • Healthcare Information Security.
  • Cybersecurity Analytics.
  • Security Consulting.
  • Risk Management.
  • Security Architecture.
  • Compliance Management.
  • Penetration Testing.
  • Incident Response Management.
  • Security Engineering.

Registration fees and Certificate

Course Fee :

Rs 236/- ( Rs 200 +18% GST)


Certificate :

Certificates will be provided to participants who attend the workshop.

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