3rd Annual mHealth Summit Life Sciences Roundtable

mHealth-SummitConvening pharmaceutical, pharmacy and life sciences companies, providers, payers, entrepreneurs, and patient/caregiver advocates to discuss opportunities, challenges and lessons learned

The 3rd annual mHealth Summit Life Sciences Roundtable is a cross-stakeholder forum dedicated to an open exchange of insights for advancing outcomes-driven mobile and connected health strategies and reducing barriers to adoption. Speakers and interactive sessions will focus on ways to enhance patient and caregiver involvement and improve treatment, care and outcomes through technology-enabled healthcare delivery.

The Life Sciences Roundtable is part of the mHealth Summit, the largest and most diverse event in the field, where mobile technology and healthcare thought leaders meet to explore new collaborations, innovations and business opportunities. The Summit, along with the new Population Health and CyberSecurity Summits, comprise the new HIMSS Connected Health Conference, an all-inclusive event highlighting how technology is enabling the transformation of healthcare delivery. The conference takes place November 8-11.

WHAT: 3rd annual mHealth Summit Life Sciences Roundtable

WHEN: Wednesday, November 11, 2015; 11am to 3pm

WHERE: Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center, 201 Waterfront Street, National Harbor, MD


This half-day event will explore industry perspectives, digital health strategies, implementation case studies and unique partnerships for better care and outcomes through mobile and connected health, including:

  • The State of Connected Health – A Fireside Chat with Joseph Kvedar, MD, Vice President, Connected Health, Partners HealthCare
  • Developing ‘Beyond the Pill’ Capacity – An expert panel focused on the future of patient care, population health and drug development that is being transformed by the collection of patient-generated data via personal health devices, combined drug-device prescriptions, big data, predictive analytics and a broader role for pharmaceutical, pharmacy and life sciences companies. Moderator: Michael Birt, PhD, CEO, HoneyB Health
  • The Global Connected Health Survey – A presentation of the findings from the 1st annual PCHA Global Connected Health Survey, covering broad topics in connected health, as well as diabetes. Presented by: William Hall, President, Ipsos Healthcare Japan Ltd. and Reena Sangar, Digital Lead, Ipsos Healthcare
  • Unpacking Successful Partnerships for Better Care and Outcomes – Representatives from unique connected health partnerships across the life sciences will outline the foundation and objectives for their collaboration, progress, vision for the evolution of connected health in the life sciences, and barriers to achieving it. Moderator: Jennifer Wulff, Director, Clinical Innovation, Pfizer

About the mHealth Summit
The mHealth Summit is the premier conference and expo for exploring what is new in mobile, telehealth and connected health—from the impact on healthcare delivery, clinical care and patient and consumer engagement to new technologies, research, investment activities, policy and shifts in the business environment. This year’s mHealth Summit will again feature the Global mHealth Forum, a gathering of influencers from over 50 countries to discuss the advancement of mobile and connected health in low and middle income countries. Visit the mHealth Summit for more information. Join the conversation at @mhealthsummit and #Connect2Health.

HIMSS is a global, cause-based, not-for-profit organization focused on better health through information technology (IT). HIMSS leads efforts to optimize health engagements and care outcomes using information technology. HIMSS produces health IT thought leadership, education, events, market research and media services around the world. Founded in 1961, HIMSS encompasses more than 61,000 individuals, of which 79% work in healthcare provider, governmental and not-for-profit organizations across the globe, plus over 640 corporations and 400 not-for-profit partner organizations, that share this cause. HIMSS, headquartered in Chicago, serves the global health IT community with additional offices in the United States, Europe, and Asia.