Patient empowerment and engagement through technological advancements including wearable technology, sensors, point-of-care diagnostics, 3D Printing, Tissue Engineering, Power of the Crowd, data, networks, virtual reality, artificial intelligence and robotics. These are some of the accelerating technologies set to fundamentally change healthcare and allow the patient to be in control of their own health.
Robin Farmanfarmaian is an entrepreneur, founder, professional speaker and author working on companies in cutting edge tech poised to impact 100M people or more. Currently, Farmanfarmaian is an Investor and VP at Invicta Medical, a medical technology company for sleep apnea; VP of Actavalon, curing cancer; and Strategic Relations Advisor to MindMaze, VR for stroke and paralysis rehabilitation.
A life long philanthropist and mentor, she is the Co-Founder and on the Board of Directors (formally Executive Director) for the Organ Preservation Alliance, catalyzing breakthroughs in organ banking for transplants and tissue engineering. Robin is on the advisory board of many startups and conferences, and mentors entrepreneurs. Previous work includes being one of the founders of Morfit, the Exponential Medicine conference, President at Innovation for Jobs, and a VP at Singularity University. Her book, “The Patient as CEO: How Technology Empowers the Healthcare Consumer”, is a #1 Best Seller on Amazon.
Friday, December 15, 2017
– 4:00 pm