Manager Cybersecurity for Facilities/HTM Mayo Clinic, Mayo Clinic

Kurt’s career has focused on Auditing and Security Management of Information Technology since 1999. Mayo Clinic employed Kurt as an IT/IS Audit leader for 8 years and within the last 2 years as a Senior Information Security Analyst in the Health Technology Management department. He co-leads the evaluation and implementation of Mayo’s recent Medical Device, Facilities Device and IoT Security solution. Kurt remains a Mayo Clinic subject matter expert on medical device security and the integration of security technology’s into their ecosystem. Mr. Griggs is an active member of the Department of Health and Human Services 405(d) Group which is currently expanding the medical device security recommendations of the award winning HHS national publication of best practices, “Health Industry Cybersecurity Practice. He is also an active member of the H-ISAC’s Medical Device Security Information Sharing Council (MDSISC) Group which is responsible for bringing together stakeholders in the medical device security arena to develop solutions, identify best practices and facilitate the exchange of information that will result in a more efficient and secure use of medical devices and related practices.