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Transforming Healthcare: The American College of Cardiology 2017 Roadmap for Innovation

Digital technology is on the cusp of transforming healthcare. The increasing omnipresence of wearable sensors and sophisticated diagnostic tools are leading to an unprecedented rate of and capability for collecting clinical data. Concurrently, the advent of powerful analytic methods is allowing us to analyze these data on a whole new scale. It’s an exciting time in medicine and you might be wondering, how can I get involved? In 2017, the American College of Cardiology published its Health Policy Statement on Healthcare Transformation to address the hurdles of implementing healthcare innovations. Please join us for a discussion with the authors of the policy statement, leaders in the field, and trainees like yourself on how the next generation of doctors can make the promise of digital health, big data, and precision health a reality.