Experts
    • Internal Medicine
    • Informatics
    Dr. Bates is an internationally renowned expert in patient safety, using information technology to improve care, quality-of-care, cost-effectiveness, and outcomes assessment in medical practice. He is a Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School, and a Professor of Health Policy and Management at the Harvard School of Public Health, where he co-directs the Program in Clinical Effectiveness. He directs the Center for Patient Safety Research and Practice at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, and serves as external program lead for research in the World Health Organization’s Global Alliance for Patient Safety. He is the president of the International Society for Quality in Healthcare (ISQua) and the editor of the Journal of Patient Safety. He serves as the principle investigator of the Health Information Technology CERT. He has been elected to the Institute of Medicine, the American Society for Clinical Investigation, the Association of American Physicians and the American College of Medical Informatics, and was chairman of the Board of the American Medical Informatics Association. He has over 600 peer-reviewed publications, and an H-index of over 80.
    • Internal Medicine
    • Telemedicine
    • Healthcare Management
    We Bring Healthcare Home !
    We Bring Healthcare Home !
    • President & CEO at American Well
    Roy is co-founder and CEO at American Well where he introduced the patented service brokerage technology that today powers the nation’s largest Telehealth network. Prior to American Well, Roy was president and founder of CareKey and continued to serve as Chief Internet solutions officer at TriZetto, following its acquisition of CareKey. In 2013, Roy was appointed to the US Federation of Medical Board's task force delivering landmark guidelines for the "Appropriate use of Telehealth in Medical Practice". Roy is the 2014 recipient of the American Telemedicine Association Industry award for leadership in the field of Telemedicine. He is an avid author and speaker in the areas of healthcare technology and national Health IT policy. Roy serves on the board of the ATA, holds an MD from Hebrew University and an MPH from Harvard.
    • Neurology
    • Chairman, President, & CEO at NeuroMetrix
    Shai N. Gozani, MD, PhD founded NeuroMetrix, Inc. in 1996 as a spin-off from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. NeuroMetrix is a publicly traded (Nasdaq:NURO) medical technology company that develops innovative wearable technology and point-of-care neurodiagnostic devices. The Company’s products are used all over the world to help physicians and patients better manage chronic pain, neurological diseases, and sleep disorders. Over 2.5 million patients have benefited from the Company’s technology over the past 15 years. Dr. Gozani has led the Company from a venture capital backed start-up, through an initial public offering on Nasdaq, through development of a successful diagnostics business, and presently into the wearable technology sector. Dr. Gozani currently serves as Chairman of the board of directors and as President and Chief Executive Officer. Dr. Gozani has published over 30 peer-reviewed scientific articles and has been awarded 25 US and international patents. Dr. Gozani holds a B.A. degree in Computer Science, an M.S. degree in Electrical Engineering & Computer Science (Biomedical Engineering Focus) and a Ph.D. in Neurobiology, from the University of California, Berkeley. He also received an M.D. from Harvard Medical School and the Harvard-MIT Division of Health Sciences and Technology at M.I.T.
    • Cardiovascular Disease
    • Internal Medicine
    • Co-Founder and the CEO at Kyruus
    Graham Gardner, MD, MBA is the Co-Founder and the CEO of Kyruus. Prior to Kyruus, Graham was a Venture Executive at Highland Capital Partners where he co-founded Generation Health and served as the company’s Chief Medical Officer through its acquisition by CVS Caremark. He is also the Co-Founder of SynapDx, a molecular diagnostic company focused on developing a blood test to enable the earlier detection of Autism Spectrum Disorders. Graham completed his clinical training in internal medicine and cardiology at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, where he also served as Chief Medical Resident. Graham completed his BA and MD degrees at Brown University, and received his MBA from Harvard Business School.
    • Internal Medicine
    • Population health informatics
    • Quality Improvement
    • Leading teams
    • healthcare information technology
    Erika A. Pabo, MD, MBA is a physician, strategist and social entrepreneur deeply committed to transforming the health care system into one better able meet the needs of individual patients and populations at a cost that is sustainable to society over time. Pabo loves working with people, technology and complex adaptive systems to solve challenging problems. Pabo is currently working at Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Harvard Medical School. At Brigham and Women’s Hospital she serves as the Assistant Medical Director for Primary Care and sees patients at Brigham and Women’s Advanced Primary Care Practice, South Huntington, a patient-centered medical home. She is also Associate Faculty at Ariadne Labs and at Harvard Medical School. Pabo also provide consulting services to health care delivery and health care technology companies, incubators and investors. She previously worked at Twine Health, Harvard Medical School Center for Primary Care, the Institute for Healthcare Improvement and the Global Health Delivery Project. Pabo earned a BA in History of Medicine from Yale College, a medical degree from Harvard Medical School and an MBA from Harvard Business School. She completed her residency in Internal Medicine and Primary Care at Brigham and Women’s Hospital and is ABIM board certified in Internal Medicine.
    • Pediatrics
    • Technology, Innovation and Education
    Physician | Social Entrepreneur | CEO of Care at Hand
    Physician | Social Entrepreneur | CEO of Care at Hand
    • Attending Physician at Children's National Medical Center

    Dr. Ostrovsky is a practicing physician and social entrepreneur who co-founded Care at Hand. He continues to lead Care at Hand’s executive management and strategic vision since its acquisition by Mindoula Health. 

    He has led teams at the World Health Organization, United States Senate, and San Francisco Health Department toward health system strengthening through technology. Andrey has contributed to legislation at the city and national level to advance care delivery for vulnerable populations. And he serves on several boards and committees dedicated to interoperability standards, quality improvement, and innovation including the National Quality Forum, Office of the National Coordinator (ONC), and the National Transitions of Care Coalition (NTOCC), among others. He is a published researcher in quality improvement, healthcare innovation, and care coordination. 

    Andrey holds a Medical Doctorate and undergraduate degrees in Chemistry and Psychology Magna cum Laude, and is a member of Phi Beta Kappa. Andrey completed his pediatrics residency training in the Boston Combined Residency Program at Boston Medical Center and Boston Children's Hospital where he was a clinical instructor at Harvard Medical School. He is teaching faculty and attending physician at Children's National Medical Center.

    • Internal Medicine
    • Primary Care
    • Innovation
    • mHealth
    • Prehospital Care
    • EMS
    Founder of Twiage, Practicing Internist @ Atrius Health
    Founder of Twiage, Practicing Internist @ Atrius Health

    YiDing Yu a practicing primary care physician, researcher, innovator, entrepreneur, and designer. She was Founder and CEO of Twiage and formerly Chief Innovation Engineer at Atrius Health. As a physician, YiDing is passionate about improving health care delivery to provide timely, high-quality, cost-effective care to her patients. She has received the President's Prize for Value-Based Healthcare at Partners Healthcare, the Martin P. Solomon Award for Primary Care at the Brigham and Women's Hospital, and the Massachusetts Medical Society Information Technology Award in recognition of her work in healthcare innovation. YiDing has been named a 40 Under 40 Healthcare Innovator, a 40 Under 40 Honoree by the Boston Business Journal, and Becker's Hospital Review Rising Star. Trained in economics and health policy at Harvard, YiDing has conducted research as a Doris Duke Clinical Research Fellow, published in medical journals, presented at national conferences, and was most recently recognized by the Johns Hopkins Diane Becker Research Award in Clinical Epidemiology. As a resident, YiDing founded Twiage, a HIPAA-compliant platform that seamlessly bridges communication between ambulances and hospitals to deliver more timely and cost-effective patient care at the most crucial moments. In her free time, YiDing designs and volunteers for philanthropic causes. She is a Board Member for Burma Border Projects, a non-profit organization dedicated to providing trauma counseling and mental health support for refugees and internally displaced persons in Burma.

    • Ophthalmology
    • Population health informatics
    Co-founder and CEO at Twine Health
    Co-founder and CEO at Twine Health
    • CEO at Twine Health
    John Moore is a physician and technologist passionate about empowering patients to take the lead in their care. At Twine Health, he and his team are leveraging their collaborative care platform to support patients and their care teams in achieving unparalleled heath outcomes at dramatically lower cost. Moore received a PhD from the MIT Media Lab where he developed and studied technology-supported apprenticeship as a new paradigm of patient-clinician collaboration. He received both an MD and a BS in biomedical engineering from Boston University.
  • Dr. Bahagon is a clinically active Family Physician, a serial entrepreneur and considered a Key Opinion Leader in the fields of e- health, m-Health & Tele-Care. Dr. Bahagon founded and managed Clalit Health Services (CHS) Digital Health division which led the nationwide transformation of the Israeli healthcare system on both the medical team and the patient levels. CHS is the second largest Health Maintenance Organization in the world, second only to Kaiser Permanente in States. Under Dr. Bahagon’s leadership, CHS Digital Health suite became a benchmark for nationwide Digital Health platforms, with millions of patients using it on a monthly basis, for tens of million interactions each month. CHS Digital Health suite has created a dramatic change at both patient and the healthcare system levels, with proven outcomes in clinical quality, as well as in efficiency, availability, accessibility and transparency of health care delivery. Dr. Bahagon founded and managed Luminox (acquired) – a leading Israeli Digital Health startup hub and a strategic digital health consulting firm that serves leading international pharma, healthcare providers and insurers, and giant tech companies. Following its acquisition, Dr. Bahagon had co-founded Qure – a ‎‎$50M fund focusing on early stage digital health solutions. ‎ Additionally, Dr. Bahagon has also been a founding member of several successful digital health startups, among ‎them – TytoCare, Medisafe, Sweetch and others. ‎ Dr. Bahagon serves as an advisory board member of Biocat's Digital Health Accelerator in Barcelona, Editorial Board Member of the UK eHealth Law & Policy Journal, and a mentor at Microsoft's Think- Next Accelerator and the brain-tech accelerator Brainnovation.

    • Family and Community Medicine
    • Blogger
    • mHealth
    Family Medicine Resident, Co-Founder of Intake.Me
    Family Medicine Resident, Co-Founder of Intake.Me
    Family Medicine resident interested in developing a primary care system that uses technology to empower patients. Passionate about underserved medicine, public health and quality improvement. Experience in blogging, fundraising and biomedical research.
    • Psychiatry
    • Neuroscience
    • Healthcare Entrepreneurship
    • psychiatry
    Co-founder of Valera Health | MGH/McLean psychiatry resident | leveraging big data to revolutionize mental health care delivery
    Co-founder of Valera Health | MGH/McLean psychiatry resident | leveraging big data to revolutionize mental health care delivery

    David is a psychiatrist in the Massachusetts General Hospital/McLean residency program. He is interested in combining the speed of entrepreneurship with the rigor of academia. During his time at Harvard Medical School and Harvard Business School, he worked for Fidelity Biosciences (a biotech venture capital), and founded and sold a medical education company. He is currently a co-founder of Valera Health, a funded mental health startup that leverages smartphone data, case management, and tele-psychiatry to optimize mental health delivery. Valera has signed multiple contracts and forged partnerships with renowned academic medical centers. David is passionate about making the practice of medicine less reactive, and more preventative.

    David graduated from Harvard for college, medical school, and business school. He is a Gates Scholar, a Soros Fellow, and a member of the Academy of Achievement and the World Economic Forum Global Shapers.