Health Pitch - Fargo
Thursday, August 15, 2013 from 3:30 PM to 6:30 PM (CDT)
Family HealthCare of Fargo, ND, has announced it will host the region’s first Health Pitch event, focusing on innovation in healthcare and wellness. Headlining the event will be keynote speaker, Scott Harrison, who is founder and leader of charity:water, an international non-profit focused on providing sustainable, clean water wells for remote locations in impoverished regions. charity:water has been widely acclaimed for its highly innovative and technology-driven approach to nonprofit work.
Health Pitch will feature 15 regional leaders who will have three minutes to “pitch” their idea for disruptive innovation in the field of healthcare and wellness. Pitch topics will include the fields of mobile healthcare apps, sustainable dentistry, community exercise engagement, new medical technologies, and more. Emcees for the event will be James Burgum of Arthur Ventures, and Family HealthCare CEO, Patricia Patrón. Family HealthCare is a nonprofit organization serving low-income and culturally diverse persons in Cass and Clay counties with their healthcare needs for over 20 years.
Confirmed Pitches from stage:
Andy Westby - Preventice
Missy Sobolik - City of Fargo, Commissioner
Dr. Brody Maack - Family HealthCare
Heather McDougall - BogoBrush
Dr. Neville Alberto - Sanford Health
Jennifer Faul - Prairie Roots Food Cooperative
Dr. Tim Ihrig - Ihrig MD + Associates
Chad Peterson - ND Health Information Exchange
Trevor Gruby - Intelligent InSites
Mert Hilmi Iseri - SwipeSense
Solveig Krafnick and Dr. Greg Cant - Offutt School of Business
Dave Wells - North Dakota State University
When & Where
Family Health Care
Family HealthCare is a comprehensive, primary care clinic that provides excellent medical and dental care to anyone and everyone who needs it.