WIB-San Francisco Redefining Healthcare-2017-09-28

Event Information
Event Name: 
WIB-San Francisco Redefining Healthcare
Event Date: 
09/28/2017 - 5:00pm
Event Location: 
Foley and Lardner, 975 Page Mill Road, Palo Alto, CA 94304
Event Details
Event Type: 
Panel Discussions
Event Details: 

WIB-San Francisco, Thursday Evening, Sept. 28, 2017

Topic: "Redefining Healthcare"
Our panel includes moderator, Michelle Zeman, PhD (Clinical Genomics Scientist at Invitae) and the following experts, who will touch upon various aspects of the rapidly growing field of digital health:
• Deborah Kilpatrick, PhD (CEO, Evidation Health)
• Ida Shum, JD (Sr. Manager, Business Development at Samsung)
• Ruchita Sinha (Sr. Director Investments, Sanofi Ventures
• Lucia Soares (VP, Healthcare Technology Programs & Delivery, Johnson & Johnson)
Date and Time: Thursday, September 28, 2017, 5:15 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. PST
5:15 p.m. - 6:15 p.m. Registration and Networking
6:15 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. Welcome Remarks
6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. Panel Discussion and Q&A
8:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. Networking and Wrap Up
Location: Foley and Lardner, 975 Page Mill Road, Palo Alto, CA 94304
Price: Members: $20
Non-Members: $50
Students: $10*
* - Students, please email sanfrancisco@womeninbio.org to obtain the discount code to receive student pricing. Also, note that only 6 tickets are available at the discounted student price.

Details and registration available at http://www.womeninbio.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1007455&group=

Registration Deadline
September 26, 2017

Topic Description
Digital health is at the forefront of disrupting and positively transforming the current healthcare system. This convergence of traditional pharmaceutical science and technology is progressing toward fundamentally shifting how we track and manage health to improve patient outcomes and promote wellness. Join the San Francisco Bay Area chapter of Women In Bio on September 28 to hear about:
• How and why digital health is transformative
• Where is the money? What interests digital health investors
• What are the recent breakthrough technologies and who are the rising stars in digital health
• Where are the employment opportunities