Blockchain 102 - Anatomy of Coding


  • Priya Ramaswamy Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Resident


Session Description: Introduction and top line review of hash functions, encryption in health care, and creating a ledger. This is a great session for those that DON'T have a  tech background, if you are new to blockchain ,or those who want a refresher/review.  Learn how to setup your own blockchain project with code from Github with a simple walk through approach to the information you need to use.


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Author Biography

Priya Ramaswamy, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Resident

Dr. Priya Ramaswamy is an Anesthesiology resident at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, a teaching hospital of Harvard Medical School. Priya obtained her Bachelor's and Master's Degrees in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science from MIT and her MD from Tufts University School of Medicine.

Priya has worked/consulted for several health-care and technology companies including Medtronic, Rest Devices, and Facebook. She has been a member of the Massachusetts Medical Society's Information Technology Committee since 2013. She most recently won first place at the Society for Technology and Anesthesia's annual Engineering Challenge on using Blockchain to share difficult intubation scores.



How to Cite

Ramaswamy, P. (2018). Blockchain 102 - Anatomy of Coding. Blockchain in Healthcare Today. Retrieved from



Track: Knowledge and Leadership