2020 Speakers :
Anthony Chang, MD, MBAAbout: Passionate advocate for the use of artificial intelligence and innovation in medicine to transform global healthcare for both children and adults.
Affiliations: Medical Medical Intelligence & Innovation Institute, CHOC; Artificial Intelligence in Medicine (AIMed); Pediatric Cardiac Intensive Care Society
Topic: Artificial Intelligence in Health Innovation
Uli K. Chettipally, MD, MPH.About: Dr. Chettipally is an emergency physician, innovator, author, and speaker. He is passionate about the technology-enabled care that can decrease the burden on physicians and increase the quality for patients.
Affiliations: InnovatorMD; Society of Physician Entrepreneurs; Ex-Kaiser Permanente
Topic: Real-World Data Innovation
Jacques Kpodonu, MD.About: Dr. Kpodonu is a cardiovascular surgeon, visionary clinician /scientist and lead author/editor of 4 medical textbook and a Harvard Medical School faculty member. His interests include innovations in cardiac surgery, global health system innovation with a focus on emerging countries health systems.
Affiliations: Harvard Medical School; University of Ghana; Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Topic: Global Health Innovation
Leah Houston, MD.About: Dr Houston is a public policy minded physician & patient advocate. Her current focus is on preventing further harm and disruption to the sacred doctor-patient relationship and ensuring new technology is appropriately leveraged to allow the sovereign individual to control their interaction with the healthcare system.
Affiliations: HPEC; Houston Health
Topic: Blockchain in Health Innovation
Arlen Meyers, MD, MBA.About: Dr Myers a professor emeritus of otolaryngology, dentistry, and engineering at the University of Colorado School of Medicine and the Colorado School of Public Health and President and CEO of the Society of Physician Entrepreneurs.
Affiliations: Society of Physician Entrepreneurs; University of Colorado School of Medicine; Colorado School of Public Health
Topic: Physician Entrepreneurship Innovation
Rajesh Dash, MD, PhD.About: An Assistant Professor of Cardiology at Stanford. He founded the nation's first preventive cardiology clinic and research program for South Asians, SSATHI (Stanford South Asian Translational Heart Initiative), where as Medical and Scientific Director he has been able to reduce heart disease risk by 37% in a targeted 6-month program.
Affiliations: Stanford University; SSATHI
Topic: Cardiology Innovation
Rasu Shrestha, MD, MBA.About: Rasu B. Shrestha, MD, MBA, leads the Atrium Health enterprise strategy, including planning and tactical direction for a strategic roadmap. In addition, he spearheads a renewed focus on innovation, launching new healthcare inventions, discoveries, and ideas.
Affiliations: Atrium Health; Ex-University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Topic: Health Systems Innovation