The Wireless Life Sciences Alliance (WLSA) is gearing up to present a stellar lineup of speakers and rich networking opportunities at its 8th Annual “Wireless Health Convergence Summit” to take place May 28-30 at the Omni Hotel in San Diego.
The theme of this year’s conference “Moving Healthcare from Innovation to Adoption” will focus on educating and aligning stakeholders throughout the healthcare ecosystem on the many innovative solutions available driving enhanced health outcomes and more efficient healthcare services. Today, innovative ideas are needed by healthcare providers, insurers, technology innovators, governmental and non-governmental agencies, patient advocates, and many others.
Confirmed speakers include:
- Dean Kamen renowned inventor who founded DEKA Research & Development Corporation and the holder of more than 440 U.S. and foreign patents, many of them for innovative medical devices that have expanded the frontiers of healthcare around the world
- Bakul Patel, Policy Adviser to the FDA’s Center for Devices and Radiological Health (CDRH) is responsible for leading several efforts related to CDRH’s policy on medical device software and systems. He is also advises on regulatory issues related to HIT and mHealth
- Ralph Simon mobile entertainment and content industry pioneer and head of the London-based Mobilium International, a consultancy that provides strategic advice to mobile handset makers, telecommunications operators, media and technology companies, movie studios and TV networks, global music artists, ad agency groups, and brands and platform providers around the world.
- David Sayen, Regional Administrator for CMS in San Francisco will provide insights on critical healthcare reform programs that will affect the market for connected, health, including implementation of ACOs and HIEs