Medtronic's Global Health Initiative: Innovating to Reach Underserved Patients Around the World
Monday, June 9, 2014 from 2:30 PM to 4:30 PM (CDT)
Eighty percent of the world’s population lives on less than $10 per day. What does this mean for a company like Medtronic?
Medtronic's Global Health Initiative was created to help develop innovative solutions for underserved patients in emerging markets.
Attendees will learn about the vision behind the initiative, concepts and tools used to create new business models, and the challenges of a U.S.-based medical device company at the intersection of emerging markets and healthcare innovation.
Speakers: Daniel B. Grossman, M.D., Senior Director, Global Health Innovation and Geoffrey S. Martha, Senior Vice President, Strategy and Business Development, Medtronic. Learn more about the speakers.
2:30-3:45: Introductions and keynote address
4:30-5:30: Reception and networking
Co-hosted by the Carlson School Medical Industry Leadership Institute and the Center for International Business Education and Research (CIBER).