Inaugural Meeting - Health 2.0 New Orleans
Thursday, July 18, 2013 from 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM (CDT)
New Orleans, LA
We're thrilled to announce the kickoff meeting of Health 2.0 New Orleans, which is affiliated with the national Health 2.0 organization headquartered in San Francisco. New Orleans will now be joining 64 other local Health 2.0 chapters that also focus on technology in healthcare.
We are very pleased to have Dr. Karen DeSalvo keynoting our inaugural meeting. Dr. DeSalvo's primary role is as the City of New Orleans Health Commissioner and as the Senior Health Policy Advisor to Mayor Mitch Landrieu. She has undertaken a major effort to transform and modernize the City Health Department into one more effective and capable of improving the public’s health.
In addition to Dr. DeSalvo's keynote, here's what else you can expect from this meeting:
- An introduction to the Health 2.0 New Orleans mission and its founders
- Brief demos from healthcare startups in the the greater New Orleans area
- Input on the direction and focus of Health 2.0 New Orleans
- Delicious snacks and adult beverages
- Socializing with like-minded professionals
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Health 2.0 New Orleans
Health 2.0 New Orleans is dedicated to sparking healthcare innovation in New Orleans (and beyond) by connecting local interest, talent, and resources. All who are interested in healthcare technology and transformation are welcome, including healthcare professionals, entrepreneurs, designers and developers, investors, legal experts, patients, and more.
The group was co-founded and co-chaired by three locals, Lem Sanders, Rahlyn Gossen, and Josh Raley, who occupy various roles within the healthcare field.
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