Dave Summitt

VP of Cybersecurity at Florida Cancer Specialists & Research Institute

Dave is responsible for ensuring that the company’s health and business information assets are secure and protected and readily available to authorized users in a timely manner. He guides the selection and implementation of security solutions through policy, architecture, surveillance and training initiatives.

With extensive expertise in the information security space, Dave has received industry recognition for his involvement with initiatives that demonstrate thought leadership and outstanding business value. Prior to joining FCS in 2022, Dave served as Senior Cyber Advisor/President of Alpha Omega Advisors, Inc., providing executive level advisory services in cyber operations, risk and mitigation. From 2015 – 2021, as Chief Information Security Officer with Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute in Tampa, FL, he constructed a comprehensive cyber security program.

During this time, Dave was appointed to the Federal Communications Commission Regulatory Healthcare Robocall Protection Group and was an active contributor/member in the Healthcare-Information Sharing and Analysis Center (H-ISAC), one of 21 ISACs protecting our nation’s critical infrastructures and countering emerging world-wide cyber threats.

Dave received his undergraduate degree in Information Systems Management from the University of South Florida in St. Petersburg and a master’s degree in Information Security from Norwich University.

02.45 - 03.15 PM

Saturday Morning 4th Feb Conference

Establishing Trust: a CISO Panel

CISOs from across the state of Florida will discuss the future of healthcare security.