A handful of health threats loom large over the landscape, leaving costly destruction in their wake, like cancer, heart disease and addiction. But digital medicine is beginning to offer inventive approaches to set these Big Ones back on their heels.
Welcome and Fighting the Big C
Welcome to day one of the Eighth Annual Digital Health Summit at CES. Hold onto your hats!
Think we’re getting close to winning the war on cancer? Think again. In 2016, more than 1.5 million new cases of cancer will have be diagnosed in the US, and 600,000 will die from the disease. This session brings together today’s leading physicians, experts, and innovators to reveal significant advancements in precision diagnostics and groundbreaking new treatments to give us the tactical advantage we need to fight the infamous “Big C.”
Digital Health Summit
The New York Times
Chief User Engagement Officer
Chief Medical Officer
Tech Combats the Terrible Trio: Obesity, Diabetes and Heart Disease
Obesity, diabetes and heart disease remain costly and debilitating conditions faced by millions. Excitingly, today’s technology is providing some much-needed tools that may turn the tide. This session convenes some of today’s foremost experts, physicians and tech innovators pioneering the way to preventing, treating and reversing these chronic and sometimes deadly diseases.
Medical Director of Obesity Program, Joslin Diabetes Center at Harvard Medical School; Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Founder, HealthyMation
Chief Medical Officer
Verily Life Sciences
Executive Vice President of Research & Development
First Look: HealthyMation vs. Diabetes—Game On! (DEMO)
In 2015, one of the world’s preeminent diabetes experts partnered with animators and video game experts from Warner Brothers, Vivendi Universal, and Hasbro to create the first entertainment studio for healthcare. Get a behind-the-scenes tour of HealthyMation’s first-ever diabetes app blending evidence-based info with digital health technology, entertainment-caliber animation, personal human interaction, and interactive learning.
Chief Operating Officer
Chief Creative Officer
Going for Zero
Come discover how one forward-thinking, global healthcare company is utilizing technology to shoot for zero heart attacks and strokes.
President & CEO
Omron Healthcare, Inc.
Dying to Get High—Tackling the Opioid Epidemic
The CDC published that 78 people die each day from opioid abuse every day. How can tech innovators and addiction specialists reduce the fallout from this common, and much stigmatized, public health nightmare? Join leaders in pharma, digital health, and one of the largest hospitals in the U.S. for a timely discussion that is sure to make headlines.
Director of Digital Health
Brain Power & Faculty, Harvard Medical School
Senior Vice President, Commercialization and Manufacturing
Braeburn Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Pear Therapeutics, Inc.
Director of Health Services Research
Cedars-Sinai Health System
We can no longer keep our eyes closed to sleep’s advancement to a public health epidemic. It is directly linked to diabetes, depression, obesity, motor vehicle disasters, reduced quality of life, and more. Discover how tech is delivering real solutions.
Confronting the Sleep Epidemic Head-On
Join Dr. Mehmet Oz live on stage, as he reveals the results of a groundbreaking, national sleep study. Dr. Oz and ResMed joined forces for the first ever national study to assess the sleep habits of our country. Data will be collected from over one million nights of sleep to assess the nation’s sleep fitness, while determining a national score. Understanding public health patterns lets us build new pathways to wellness and sleep is one of the areas where we can make the biggest difference.
Dr. Oz will then be joined onstage by three industry experts on the frontlines for a more in-depth conversation on sleep, technology and what lies ahead in discovering new solutions to solve this ever-present sleep epidemic.
Professor of Surgery
e-Patient Dave LLC
President & CEO
Sleep Tech: An Ecosystem of Electric Sleep
Sleep technology is emerging as one of digital health’s most promising verticals, yet there are still many unknowns surrounding adoption potential and total aspects of life integration. The future can evolve as a multi-component experience for consumers, integrating various sensor markets, digital health, connected home, and other concepts as well as other stakeholders in a care team gleaning insight from a person’s sleep experience. An important question is where do the opportunities lie in the consumer and clinical space? Join one of today’s leading digital health analysts as he shares insights and predictions on the sleep technology market.
Global Program Director - Digital Health
Frost & Sullivan
It’s the Era of Personalized Medicine. Thanks to advances in genomics, treatment regimens for cancer and other diseases can be tailored to fit an individual’s DNA. Medicine is taking its fight to a new level… and this time, it’s personal.
The Audacity of Precision Medicine: Bona Fide, Fearless , Unchained
We are now able to gather information at the intersection of human biology, behavior, genetics, environment, data science, and computation. This new blend of knowledge will spur more effective ways to prolong health and treat disease. Through precision medicine, machine learning will identify which approaches will be effective for which patients based on genetic, environmental, and lifestyle factors. And it’s already happening.
Faculty Chair, Medicine / Founder
Singularity University / Exponential Medicine
Chief Innovation Officer, Medicine
Mount Sinai Health System
Chief Innovation Officer
Hands-Free Healthcare: How an Echo Rewrites the Playbook
Amazon’s Echo is just one example of how the anticipated, hands-free, screen-free, zero-UI world will change consumers’ lives. The upcoming zero-UI health care leaps will be astounding--at home, on the exam table, and in the hospital--tearing away roadblocks and smoothing over speedbumps leading directly to improved care and better outcomes.
Senior Digital Product Designer
Validating the Collective Picture
Biomarkers are clues to diseases--their presence and progression. Can today's consumer devices and plethora of other data sources yield a new wave of digital biomarkers to deliver more accurate understanding of disease progression and therapy response? This talk will take a deeper look at how healthcare systems can benefit from a complete understanding of individuals, and how personalized medicine can be delivered not just via genomic analysis but also by weaving in lifestyle data.
Principal Electronics Architect
New data and tools are letting patients take meaningful control of their healthcare decisions and contribute to their outcomes. And with massive volumes of data streaming in from wearables, crowdsourced feedback and new AI-driven devices, the Consumer Age has arrived.
Moving From Sick Care to Well Care – Driving Meaningful Change
Join us for a rare discussion among several players across the healthcare ecosystem who are leading the way in the application of behavior change, design thinking, creative problem solving and strategic collaboration to innovate solutions that result in better health.
Global Head – Health Technology
Johnson & Johnson
Chief Executive Officer
Vice President, Editorial Director
Vice President, Pharmacy
Wakefern Food Corp
Digital Health Delivers Personalized Power to the People
Today’s digital health tools give consumers the massive power to manage their health and wellness like never before. Mobile access to healthcare records, the ability to adjust hearings aids directly from a smartphone as well as managing chronic pain on-the-go (and drug-free) are now the reality we live in. Join these remarkable innovators for a robust discussion on how companies can deliver customized healthcare solutions directly into consumers’ hands.
Health Economist, Advisor, Trend Weaver
THINK-Health, Health Populi, Huffington Post
Vice President of Global Medical Affairs
President & CEO
Quell by NeuroMetrix
The surge in platform development has skyrocketed the past few years. The importance in swiftly collecting, “crunching” and analyzing massive amounts of data while also delivering it to end-users in understandable, actionable ways is now the name of the game.
Insiders’ Look: The One To Watch (DEMO)
Grab a front row seat to witness major change in the world of blood collection -- a legacy system that has yet to be successfully disrupted. With over $50 billion spent annually on diagnostics, consumers and practitioners are demanding more from the healthcare system. Seventh Sense Biosystems has designed and developed TAP™, the world’s first push-button blood collection device. The company is creating a new standard that increases patient compliance with testing orders, leading to faster diagnoses and better outcomes.
Chief Business Officer
Platforms — Keys to the Consumerization of Healthcare
As we evolve from sick care systems to true healthcare delivery, the future of healthcare lies at the intersection of consumers, technology and healthcare. This talk takes a practical look at the subtle yet foundational differences between the medicalization of the consumer (our past), versus the consumerization of healthcare (our future). Where are the pitfalls and opportunities? What role do person-centric platforms play in the healthcare delivery systems of the future? And yes, the future is here today!
Clamoring for Connectivity: What Consumers and Physicians Need Right Now
Physicians and consumers expect nothing less than ubiquity of their technology, raising the bar on creating new platforms and providing secure, instant connectivity. Today’s biggest innovating companies are meeting the requirements to stay current and to fulfill the infinite demands of a tech-hungry healthcare industry, including quickly onboarding patients and collecting all-important data.
President and CEO
General Manager, Visiomed Group; CEO, Bewell Connect
The Big Debate: Snake Oil or Slow Start?
Dr. James Madara, CEO of the American Medical Association, called the new digital health landscape a dystopia. “From ineffective electronic health records, to an explosion of direct-to-consumer digital health products, to apps of mixed quality, this is the digital snake oil of the early 21st century.” Is he onto something? Are digital health companies over-promising and under-delivering? This hot session, moderated by USA Today’s Mike Feibus, features Omron's President and CEO, Ranndy Kellogg, debating Qualcomm Life’s VP and CMO James Mault. Join us for what promises to be a VERY provocative half-hour.
Tech Columnist / President & Principal Analyst
USA TODAY & Fortune / FeibusTech
President & CEO
Omron Healthcare, Inc.
VP and Chief Medical Officer