After surviving cancer in 2010 and experiencing firsthand many of the inefficiencies in our healthcare system, Darla decided to shift her focus from entertainment and media start-ups to health care. Intake.Me is a communication and patient engagement product that allows patients to check-in for their doctor visit from anywhere and attach medical records stored in their own virtual private health cloud.
Derek joined Health 2.0 to demo the latest technology in employee wellness, Jiff, which uses gamification to push employers to a healthier way of living.
Davide joins the Wearable Tech Runway at Health 2.0 to demo the Sensoria Smart sock and Smart shirt, two devices from the family of smart garments being developed by the Sensoria team. In capturing health data from a new part of the body, the sensoria sock detects pressure, force, and elevation, while the shirt tracks your heart rate in order to provide more accurate insight into caloric burn, athletic performance and activity.
David Ziegler is the Director of Mobile Product Management for WebMD, where he leads the WebMD mobile team in the development and launch of key apps across iOS and Android. Over the course of his tenure with WebMD, Ziegler has managed the launch of 10 WebMD mobile applications and joined Health 2.0 to show off their latest, HealthyTarget.
David’s the author of the “Experimental Man”, and “When I’m 164”, about the new science of radical life extension and what happens if it succeeds. He’s also the Chief Correspondent of public radio’s Biotech Nation; and a columnist for Fortune. Oh, and he also runs the Personalized Health Project and Summit.
In his clinical practice, mostly within HIV/AIDS, Diego has seen the need for big improvements in care. He’s now running Janssen Healthcare Innovation, a newly created business within Johnson & Johnson, aiming to help reinvent care delivery. We’ve been really impressed with his ideas about how a pharma company can support big changes across the system.
Donna Cryer is CEO of the Global Liver Institute, a collaboration platform for the liver community. With an impressive resume of patient advocacy from the White House to her consultancy firm CryerHealth, Donna will position professional patient advocacy within the framework of both her own personal experience as a liver transplant recipient and across the clinical spectrum.
In the past, Drew’s has joined Health 2.0 as a speaker, exploring how system integration and API’s developed at his company, Validic, but this Fall Drew provided context for the breakout session, “Connected the Dots: Tools for Connected Care Teams” and spoke to Validic’s powerful data engine.
Esther is recognized as one of the world’s most original and insightful voices on personal and professional relationships. Known for her keen cross-cultural pulse, Esther shifts the paradigm of our approach to modern relationships. Her innovative models for building strong and lasting relationships have been widely featured in the media, and her critically acclaimed viral TED talk reached nearly 5 million viewers in the first year. At Health 2.0 she shared the importance of relationships and intimacy in health.