Digital Health Opportunities: Improving Healthcare through Innovation


Industry, startups, academic medical centers, insurance providers can work together to advance telemedicine.

About this Event

The panel will cover topics including how novel telemedicine technologies move out from or are better incorporated into health systems (i.e. artificial intelligence/machine learning, augmented reality, telesurgery, remote patient monitoring, and novel telemedicine and digital health technologies including apps and app/devices). The panel will also discuss how telehealth partnerships can improve patient access, connectivity, disease prevention and monitoring, while advancing education and surgical patient-care.

Michigan Medicine, Department of Surgery Hosts:

  • Mark Cohen, MD, FACS – Professor of Surgery, Pharmacology, and Biomedical Engineering, Director of the Medical School Pathway of Excellence in Innovation and Entrepreneurship, Director of the Michigan Surgical Innovation Prize Program
  • Ton Wang, MD – Health Services Research Fellow, Center for Healthcare Outcome & Policy, General Surgery Resident

Featured Panel Speakers:

  • Rachel Stillman (Associate, 7Wire Ventures)
  • Tom Marten (U-M Coulter Director)
  • Drew Bennett (Associate Director Licensing for Mobile/Apps/Software U-M OTT)
  • Jonathan Murray (Senior Partner Draper Ventures, Detroit)
  • Bruce Gingles (Senior VP Global Business, Translational Research, Commercial Regulation and Technology Assessment, Cook Medical, Inc.)
  • Matt Karls (Managing Director for Strategy and Innovation at Emergent Holdings, Inc)

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Jun 26 2020


11:00 am - 12:00 pm



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