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Jennifer Joe, MD, is a Harvard-affiliated Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) and Brigham and Women’s Hospital (BWH) nephrology graduate turned physician entrepreneur CEO and Founder of Medstro.com, a new and innovative social network for physicians, whose clients include The NEJM Group and Google, among others. Dr. Joe still regularly works the VA emergency room and urgent care clinics. As Editor-in-Chief of MedTech Boston and being based in Kendall Square, arguably the physical collision point of technology and academic medicine, Dr. Joe interacts and supports new medicalinnnovation and technology and has insights on best uses. In this role, she has been a mentor at the Massachusetts General Hospital-Samsung-MIT Hacking Medicine and the Tufts Medstart hackathons in the last year. She was a judge of this year’s athenahealth More Disruption Please hackathon and the Office of the National Coordinator Market R&D Pilot Challenge. Because of her insights, Dr. Joe has spoken at South by Southwest, South by Southwest V2V, Health 2.0, the Mass Medical Society EHR Conference, IN3 Medical Device 360, and the Mass TLC Healthcare Conference. Dr. Joe is also a member of the Massachusetts Medical Society Committee on IT and Committee on Communications and is the Massachusetts American College of Physicians Information Officer.
David E. Leaf, MD, MMSc, is an Assistant Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School and a full-time faculty member in the Division of Nephrology at Brigham and Women’s Hospital. He completed his undergraduate training at the University of Pennsylvania, medical school at New York University, residency in Internal Medicine at Columbia University Medical Center/New York Presbyterian Hospital, and fellowship at the Brigham and Women's Hospital and Massachusetts General Hospital Joint Nephrology Fellowship Program. He also completed a Masters in Medical Sciences (MMSc) Degree in Clinical Investigation at Harvard Medical School. He is an NIH-funded clinical investigator with a focus on clinical trials in acute kidney injury. In particular, he is interested in the role of dysregulated mineral metabolism and iron in acute kidney injury.
Kathy Travnicek, MD, is a physician at the Pain Institute of Nevada in Las Vegas, Nevada. She did her PMR residency at The Johns Hopkins Hospital and worked as a general PMR physician for 2 years. She then went back into training and completed an anesthesia based pain fellowship at The Cleveland Clinic where she was also voted chief fellow. She now works in a solo physician practice but has experience in a large multi-speciality group and equity firm owned medium sized group in a single specialty. She is always happy to help!