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IFAH US 2018

Bally’s Las Vegas, 26th-27th April, 2018

IFAH (formerly Smart Health Conference) wrapped up its inaugural event, Smart Health US 2018 at Bally’s Las Vegas on the 26th and 27th of April. The 2 day conference saw over 125 attendees, mostly decision makers of large and medium sized firms. The theme of the event was Future Technologies in the Field of Healthcare.

Scroll down to learn more about the event through the medium of speaker list, photos and videos from the event.


07:30 AM
Registrations and Morning Coffee
08:30 AM
Opening Remarks – Faisal Abidi, Co-Chair, Smart Health Conference
08:40 AM
Keynote: Population Health – Prediction in Sensitivity through Cluster Analysis – Dr. Katherine Sullivan, President, HETI
09:10 AM
Disruption is Good for Patients – Transforming Healthcare In the Digital Age – Gina Altieri, Senior Vice President of Corporate and Chief of Strategy Integration, Nemours
09:40 AM
Learning from Las Vegas – How to Make Healthcare More Rewarding – Tim Stanley, CEO, Carepoynt
10:10 AM
Awards & Recognition
10:40 AM
Refreshments and Networking
11:00 AM
21st Century Care Enabled by Data – Sumit Nagpal, Managing Director, Accenture
11:30 AM
Are HSAs the next 401K? – Sarah Pew, Managing Director, Corporate Strategy, Softheon, Inc.
12:00 PM
Panel Discussion: Digital Health – Today and Tomorrow – Shawn Nason (moderator), Alistair Wickens, Anang Chokshi, Doug Sparks, Sara Kendrick
12:40 PM
Lunch and Networking
01:40 PM
Status Quo is No Longer Good Enough – Marty Smith, CTO, Craneware
02:10 PM
A Multifaceted Approach in Reducing Healthcare Pathogens – Dr. Christopher Truitt, Chief Science Officer, Infection Controls, Inc.
02:40 PM
Panel Discussion: Fuelling the Innovation Economy in Connected Health – Debra Hays (moderator), Chris Edwards, Dr. Denise Campbell, Mark Siena, Patrick Scallan
03:20 PM
Awards & Recognition
03:50 PM
Coffee and Networking
04:10 PM
360 Degree View of Medical Tourism – Isaac Abadi, CEO, NewCity Medical Plaza
04:40 PM
Leveraging Behavioral Science for Competitive Advantage in the Digital Health Marketplace – Dr. Heather Patrick, Vice President (Behavioral Science), Carrot, Inc.
5:10 PM Onwards
Closing Remarks for the Day and Networking Cocktail Reception
07:30 AM
Registrations and Morning Coffee
08:30 AM
Science of Skin – Challenges of Long Wear Adhesives – Del Lawson, Commercialization Leader, 3M
09:00 AM
The Evolving Digital Patient – Brian Whitman, President and CEO, Corrigan Consulting
09:30 AM
Hacking A Bluetooh-Enabled Medical Device is Too Easy – Mike Kijewski, CEO, MedCrypt
10:00 AM
Awards & Recognition
10:30 AM
Refreshments and Networking
10:50 AM
Design of Smart Homes or Smart Caring Environments – John Weiss, CEO, Human Design
11:20 AM
The Science of How Color and Light Impact Mitochondrial Health,Brain Function and Sleep – Leanne Venier, CEO, Leanne Venier International
11:50 AM
Panel Discussion: Future Tech in Healthcare – Ash Damle (moderator), Fahad Aziz, Dr. Kourosh Parsapour, Miray Tayfun, Shea Gregg (MD)
12:30 PM
Lunch and Networking
01:30 PM
VR in Healthcare 2025 – Eran Orr, CEO, VRHealth USA
02:00 PM
Rapid Rise of Mobile Apps in Healthcare – PJ Gorenc, Operating Officer, Nemours
02:30 PM
Panel Discussion: Future of Machine Learning in Healthcare Informatics – Dave Reynolds (moderator), Rahul Dubey, Stanley Guilbaud, Teri Mullaney, Victor Wang
03:10 PM
Awards & Recognition
03:40 PM
Coffee and Networking
04:00 PM
Family Engagement – Caregiving Reimagined – Bevi Kothare, Director (Operations), Livpact
04:30 PM
Building a Better Wearable Device – What You Need to Know – Walter Maclay, President, Voler Systems
05:00 PM
Vote of Thanks – Raghib Khan, Co-Chair, Smart Health Conference