Your guide to 21st Century innovations in medicine with experts from the University of Pennsylvania
Join us as leading-edge experts from the University of Pennsylvania share the latest advances in gene therapy, cardiovascular disease and brain injury.
From revolutionary developments in gene therapy that have allowed the blind to see, to massive changes in our understanding of cholesterol and metabolism impacting millions around the globe, and a deeper appreciation of the complexities behind traumatic brain injury, Ralph Muller, James Wilson, Daniel Rader, and Sean Grady will share stories from, and a behind-the-scenes glimpse at, the frontlines of medical innovation.
Dr Tim Ferris, CEO Massachusetts General Physicians Organization
With ageing populations, massive increases in chronic disease and ever more expensive treatment options, will we ever find ways to deliver the healthcare that people want and demand at a manageable cost?
Hear what Dr Tim Ferris, CEO of the Massachusetts General Physicians Organization, and health policy expert, has to say on this key question.
Tim has a unique perspective, having occupied multiple roles at the national and international level, including chairing the steering committee of the US National Quality Forum, participating on multiple committees at the US National Academy of Medicine and sitting on the board of England’s National Health Service (NHS Improvement).