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Dr. Eric Topol to Keynote Wednesday Luncheon at #BIO2015

April 10, 2015
This week, we are very excited to announce that Dr. Eric J. Topol, director of the Scripps Translational Science Institute, will be joining us as a luncheon at this year’s BIO International Convention in Philadelphia. Dr. Topol’s keynote address will take place on Wednesday, June 17th from 12:00 – 1:30 pm EDT.

Voted the #1 Most Influential Physician Executive in the United States in a poll conducted by Modern Healthcare, Topol is also one of GQ’s twelve “Rock Stars of Science”. He is the author of the bestselling book, The Creative Destruction of Medicine and The Patient Will See You Now. He is also the director of the flagship NIH-supported Scripps Translational Science Institute and a co-founder of the West Wireless Health Institute. Topol serves as Professor of Genomics at The Scripps Research Institute and Chief Academic Officer of Scripps Health.

Dr. Topol’s presence underscores the great emphasis on digital health at the Convention this year, which will feature an expanded Digital Health Zone and Digital Health Program. In partnership with Wireless Life Science Alliance (WLSA), the Digital Health Program at BIO 2015 will explore the intersection of digital health, biotech and pharma. Industry thought leaders, stakeholders and innovators will discuss the latest developments in digital health and its role in drug development, clinical trials, medication compliance, mobile prescription therapies, new business models, big data and much more.