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April 11th, 2019
Transforming the Future of Health and Wellness: A Conversation with Irish HealthTech Leaders
Join the Irish Network Bay Area and Focus Academy for a panel discussion with Irish Technology and Healthtech leaders on April 11th from 6.00 PM – 9.00 PM
Alison Darcy of Woebot Labs, Conor Heneghan of Fitbit, Trina Histon of Kaiser Permanente’s Care Management Institute, and Kate Gunning of Biovisability and Focus Academy will discuss the changing face of physical and behavioral health, wellness, and digital medicine.
The Bay Area and Silicon Valley lead the US in Digital Health investment - sensors, wearables, and AI are all becoming commonplace in our everyday lives. How will this new paradigm change our health and well-being and what can we expect with the consumerization of healthcare and the emerging wellness economy?
Panelists will review the current and future direction of these innovations and discuss the benefits and opportunities health and wellness technology present. We will discuss the emerging landscape for start-ups and larger companies and the reality of how these innovations are adopted in the US health system.
Drinks and light refreshments will be provided.
Focus Academy, 181 2nd Street, SF.