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Telehealth and Medicine Today Releases #ConV2X Podcast Issue

Health Experts and Practitioners share theoretical and pragmatic, experiential knowledge; and converge, as equal shareholders in society’s future

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The Telehealth and Medicine Today podcast issue spotlights the #ConV2X  transformative technology and health modernization conference,  hosted at Columbia University, in October. Over 90 honored health experts and practitioners, and 50 sessions on healthcare and blockchain technology applications and use cases, were discussed,

Founder and Publisher, Tory Cenaj, of Partners in Digital Health, commented “we presented a distinguished roster of speakers who champion health innovations to drive better outcomes for institutions and patients.”

Issue Agenda & Details

Transformational Technologies in Healthcare – All Aboard!
 John D. Halamka, MD, MS

Telehealth Policy Debate: There is greater Financial Value in Telehealth for Consumers than for Providers
 David Gruber ,MD, Michael K. Gusmano, PhD, Richard Heinzl, MD MPH MSc LLD, Richard Migliori, M.D.
Moderator: William Baker

Keynote Address: Operationalizing Intuition and Genius
Speaker: Jose Arrieta
Leveraging Remote Patient Monitoring to Manage Chronic Disease
 Rajiv Leventhal, Michael Adcock, FACHE

Blockchain for Patient and HCP Data Rights Management: Lessons from an Enterprise Install
Speaker: Dominique Hurley

MUSC National Beacon of Telehealth Excellence: Case Use for Future Deployment
Speakers: Dee Ford, Kathryn King Cristaldi M.D., James McElligott

Creating a Patient-Centric, Global, Decentralized Health System
Speaker: Kenneth Colon

Lori Ruderman, Kenneth Thomson

Basics for Blockchain Healthcare Use and Technology: 101 Course
Speaker: Cees Hesp

Blockchain 102: Anatomy of Coding
Speaker: Priya Ramaswamy

Making the US a Telehealth Ready Nation
Speakers: David Gruber, Iris Berman, Andrew B. Wilson

Annual Innovation Ignition Competition 2018
2nd Annual Innovation Ignition Competition
Judges: Gil Alterovitz, PhD, Bryan Arkwright, Karim Babay, G. Anton Decker, Gary German, John D. Halamka, MD, MS, Fennie Wang
Conquering Innovation in Telehealth
Speakers: Gary German, Joseph (Joe) Smith, Erik Virre, MD
Moderator: Rajiv Leventhal

Making Teleheath a Strategic Asset to Achieve Efficiency
Speakers: James Edwards, John Mattison, Richard Migliori, M.D.
Moderator: Bryan Arkwright

Netflixing Clinical Trials: How TeleHealth is Changing the Clinical Trial Forever
Speaker: Stan Kachnowski

Telemedicine and Digital Health to Improve the Value of Health Care
Speaker: Oren J. Mechanic, MD MPH

Embedded Belief Systems: The Most Overlooked, Least Understood Opportunity in the Healthcare Blockchain Space
Speaker: John Bass

TheProliferation of Concierge Medicine Business Models in Value Based Medicine
Speakers: Jay Parkinson, MD, MPH, Sandeep Pulim, MD
Moderator: Rajiv Leventhal

Improving Healthcare Outcomes With Next Generation Internet (NGI): Global Case Study
Speakers: Shawnna Hoffman, Florence D. Hudson, Carlo Piraino

IEEE-SA and BHTY Workgroup: Roadmap for Digitalizing Clinical Trials
Speakers: Walter De Brouwer, Amar Das, MD, PhD, Basker Gummadi, John D. Halamka, MD, MS
Moderator: Todd Eury

Event Sponsors: ConsenSys HealthBurstIQBoehringer IngelheimCadent Medical CommunicationsHealthcare InformaticsHealth Data Management, HealthVerity, Izzy, Nonnatech, Pharmacy Podcast, SimplyVital, & 1800pr.


About ConVerge2Xcelerate Conference (#ConV2X)
The ConVerge2Xcelerate Conference focuses on practical and next generation discussions on healthcare and blockchain use-case and applications by academic, established and emerging growth industry leaders - taking a close look at what is driving innovation and changes in our healthcare delivery systems today. Hosted by Columbia University, the 2nd annual event was held in NYC on October 24, 2018. The event brought together over 90 C-level and academic honored market leaders across 50 sessions discussing blockchain and health technologies. The one-day event covered technologies such as AI, IoT, machine learning, and telehealth.

*Media and Communication support provided by 1-800-PublicRelations (1800pr)

Sponsorship Contact:
Randy Knotts 
P: 312-933-4700

PR & Media Contacts: 
Matthew Bird 
CEO @1800pr 
O:  646.401.4499

Stella Rankin 
EVP @1800pr 
O:  917.608.1480

SOURCE: ConVerge2Xcelerate
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