Tag Archives: Peter Levin

Nick Sinai, Peter Levin Discuss Open Data at Panel Discussion

Top technology officials from both the public and private sectors appeared at a recent Politico-hosted event to discuss the open data movement and its applications, Politico reported Wednesday. Jessica Meyers writes that Nick Sinai, the White House’s deputy chief technology officer, highlighted the administration’s effort to make federal data publicly …

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Peter Levin Stepping Down As VA CTO

Peter Levin, chief technology officer at the Department of Veterans Affairs, has told Fedscoop he plans to step down from his position as of March 1. David Stegon writes Levin led the department’s online Blue Button initiative, where the VA has recently made available a patient’s complete medical record except …

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Farzad Mostashari: Immunization Records Could Come to Blue Button

Immunization records could be coming to the Department of Veterans Affairs‘ Blue Button system within the coming weeks, the nation’s lead coordinator for health information technology said last week. According to AOL Government, VA CTO Peter Levin and Dr. Farzad Mostashari, head of the Office of the National Coordinator for …

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VA CTO Peter Levin Details New White House Tech Council

The White House is set to launch a new federal technology council tasked with sharing insight into how to solve government-wide problems, Nextgov reports. Department of Veterans Affairs Chief Technology Officer Peter Levin told attendees of an Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association meeting Tuesday that the currently nameless council will function …

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Federal CTO Chopra Leaving White House

Federal Chief Technology Officer Aneesh Chopra is stepping down from his post, the White House announced Friday. A White House official told Federal News Radio that Chopra’s last day will be Feb. 8, but the official did not indicate Chopra’s future plans. FedScoop first reported Chopra’s departure and reports that some …

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Peter L. Levin

Peter L. Levin was appointed senior adviser to the secretary, and chief technology officer of the Department of Veterans Affairs June 1, 2009. Levin’s job is to identify new technologies and promote innovations that will allow VA to serve veterans with higher reliability, greater accessibility, and reduced cost. He also …

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