2013 mHealth Summit Keynotes and Executive Spotlight Lineup Delivers International Experts from Across the Mobile Health

     2013 mHealth Summit Keynotes and Executive Spotlight Lineup Delivers
        International Experts from Across the Mobile Health Ecosystem

Keynotes include FDA Commissioner Margaret Hamburg, Qualcomm CEO Paul Jacobs,
Danish Minister of Health Astrid Krag and Nobel Peace Prize Winner Muhammad
Yunus

PR Newswire

WASHINGTON, Oct. 22, 2013

WASHINGTON, Oct. 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --Today the mHealth Summit announced
the keynote and executive spotlight lineup for the largest global conference
and expo focused on the intersection of mobile/wireless and healthcare
delivery. The 5^th annual mHealth Summit, taking place from December 8-11 in
Washington D.C., will bring together health and technology influencers,
developers, policy makers, business leaders and key stakeholders to lead the
industry in discussion around the mobile health ecosystem and the future of
innovation. This year's lineup of keynote and executive speakers represent the
diversity of mobile health influencers from both a domestic and global
perspective. Talks will address everything from the health technology needs in
developing countries to funding for the next digital health innovations.

2013 Keynote Speakers include:

  oMargaret Hamburg, U.S. Food and Drug Administration Commissioner
  oPaul Jacobs, Qualcomm Incorporated Chairman of the Board & CEO
  oAstrid Krag, Danish Minister of Health
  oMuhammad Yunus, Nobel Peace Prize winner & Grameen Movement Founder

Executive Spotlight sessions, will feature thought leaders from key areas
sharing insights from across an array of industries. Executive Spotlight
speakers include:

  oEric Dishman, Intel Fellow and General Manager of Health and Life Sciences
  oPhilip Fasano, Kaiser Permanente Executive Vice President & CIO
  oHelena Foulkes, CVS Executive Vice President and Chief Health Care
    Strategy and Marketing Officer
  oChris Hill, AT&T Advanced Business Solutions Senior Vice President
  oAndrew Kress, IMS Health Senior Vice President for Healthcare Value
    Solutions
  oHarry Totonis, Surescripts President and CEO
  oDavid Tripi, Janssen Healthcare Innovation Founding Partner
  oMartha Wofford, Aetna CarePass Vice President

"The mHealth Summit is unique as we are able to draw stakeholders from all
corners of the mobile health ecosystem. It is the one gathering that covers
the growing range of topics and challenges that are emerging as the mHealth
develops, expands and becomes integrated into the greater healthcare system,"
said Rich Scarfo, Vice President, Events at HIMSS Media and Director of the
mHealth Summit. "This year's roster of international keynote and executive
spotlight speakers will be sure to promote robust, cross-sector conversations
at the Summit."

Registration is open now for the 2013 mHealth Summit taking place December
8-11, 2013 at the Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center in the
Washington, D.C. area. Agenda details can be found at www.mhealthsummit.org.
Additional speakers and special events will be announced leading up to the
Summit; keep up with Summit news @mhealthsummit and join the conversation
using #mHealth13.

About the mHealth Summit

The 2013 mHealth Summit, the global convener of the expanding mobile health
ecosystem, explores the disruptions, challenges and opportunities of the
expanding integration of mobile and wireless technologies into the healthcare
system, and in consumer and patient engagement, for the delivery of better
health outcomes. The 5^th annual mHealth Summit will take place December 8-11,
2013 at the Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center in the Washington,
D.C. area. The mHealth Summit is presented by HIMSS, in partnership with the
National Institutes of Health, the mHealth Alliance and the Foundation for the
NIH. For more information, visit www.mhealthsummit.org; and follow at
@mhealthsummit or #mHealth13.



SOURCE mHealth Summit

Website: http://www.mhealthsummit.org
Contact: Jennifer Hirsch, 617-779-1828, mhealthsummit@shiftcomm.com
 
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