Cleveland Clinic’s Top 10 list of breakthrough technologies for the coming year has become an international sensation. Join us again as Dr. Mike Roizen and a panel of ten Clinic leaders roll out these much-anticipated selections.
Moderator: Michael Roizen, MD, Chief Wellness Officer
Daniel Cantillon, MD, Heart & Vascular Institute
Leslie Cho, MD, Heart & Vascular Institute
Conor Delaney, MD, PhD, Chair, Digestive Disease & Surgery Institute
Pauline Funchain, MD, Taussig Cancer Institute
Steve Gordon, MD, Chair, Infectious Disease
Alberto Montero, MD, Taussig Cancer Institute
Aleksandra Rachitskaya, MD, Cole Eye Institute
Jonathan Schaffer, MD, Orthopaedic & Rheumatologic Institute
Tina Waters, MD, Sleep Disorders Center
Jim Young, MD, Chair, Endocrinology & Metabolism Institute
We are already navigating a sea of big data. Yet, if researchers get their wish of sequencing a million genomes in the next few years, one thing is clear: we’re going to need a bigger boat. Panelists will discuss the latest in cloud computing and analytics, and what it will take to activate this trove of information.
Moderator: Steve McHale, Emeritus Chairman, CEO, Explorys, an IBM Company
Aashima Gupta, Global Head, Healthcare Solutions, Google Cloud Platform, Google
Nabil Hafez, Senior Director Product Management Molecular & Genetic Solution, Sunquest Information Systems
Anil Jain, MD, VP & Chief Health Informatics Officer, IBM Watson Health
Peter Tippett, MD, PhD, Founder & CEO, HealthCelerate
Consumers are showing more interest than ever in their personal data and genetic makeup. Panelists will discuss this new consumer market, and how these new services will integrate with health systems and primary care physicians.
Moderator: Ed Marx, CIO, Cleveland Clinic
Peter Antall, MD, CMO, American Well
Drew Schiller, CEO & Co-founder, Validic
Wilson Tang, MD, Director, Center for Clinical Genomics, Cleveland Clinic
Robin Thurston, CEO, Helix
Carolyn Walsh, VP, Head of Sales and Business Development, FitBit Health Solutions
Is gene therapy making a comeback? How is RNA interference transforming medicine? Will we really be editing genes? These seemingly science-fiction approaches are already being used to treat diseases. Experts on this panel will look at the tremendous business opportunities and ethics surrounding CRISPR and Gene Therapy, while also looking at what these new powers could mean for humanity.
Moderator: Casey Cunningham, MD, CSO, Santé Ventures
Katrine Bosley, CEO, Editas Medicine
Christopher Miller, PhD, Director, Discovery, Genomics Research Center, Target Enabling Science & Technology, AbbVie
Akshay Vaishnaw, MD, PhD, EVP R&D, Alnylam
In this session, Dr. Tom Frazier of Autism Speaks will give a glimpse at the latest discoveries and innovation opportunities in our quest to better understand autism. Frazier will pull back the curtain on his personal journey as an autism parent and his family’s experience with genetic counseling.
Keynote: Tom Frazier, PhD, CSO, Autism Speaks
Guest: Allison Schreiber, Genetic Counselor, Cleveland Clinic
At a time when the future of healthcare is at the center of debate over public policy in the United States, “it’s essential that innovation remain at the core in the delivery of medical care,” Susan Bernat, general manager of strategic marketing at the world-renowned Cleveland Clinic told Convene.
An opera singer who underwent two double-lung transplants had the performance of a lifetime as she shared the stage with her donor's daughter.
An insulin pump that functions like an artificial pancreas ranked No. 1 on Cleveland Clinic's list of the Top 10 Medical Innovations for 2018. The announcement of the entire list will be made Wednesday as part of the Cleveland Clinic Medical Innovation Summit.
A panel of nearly 100 Cleveland Clinic doctors and scientist selected the 10 innovations from more than 150 nominations.
A team of Case Western Reserve University students' idea for wearable tech to monitor heart patients won the recent Cleveland Medical Hackathon.
An emerging company that uses vision technology to predict and help prevent the development of Alzheimer’s won “The Challenge” during the Medical Innovation Summit in Cleveland.
Genomics expert J. Craig Venter doesn’t mind scaring people by giving alarming statistics on death.
Forty percent of men and 24 percent of women between the ages of 50 to 74 years old in the United States will not reach the age of 75. A third will die of cardiovascular disease and another third from cancer, Venter said Monday at the Medical Innovation Summit.
Augmented reality goggles that allow surgeons to see a 3-D image of their patient's organs will soon be used. And, physicians will use a medical device similar to a GPS to navigate surgical tools through a patient's circulatory system.
The Cleveland Clinic is holding its annual Medical Innovation Summit this week. One speaker who took the stage is soprano Charity Tillemann-Dick. She received two double-lung transplants at the Clinic and has gone on to perform across the United States, Europe and Asia.
Across the country, hospitals are struggling to do more with less. Rising costs for pharmaceuticals and medical supplies are making healthcare more expensive and leaving healthcare providers searching for ways to care for patients without going into the red.