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MedCity Converge Summit for Healthcare Innovation, July 10, 2012

MedCity Converge is being bill as one-of-a-kind gathering of the most innovative minds in healthcare today. It takes place on July 10, 21o2 in Philadelphia at the Hyatt at the Bellevue. Like most conferences, there will be keynote presentations and breakout session throughout the day.

Speakers scheduled to appear included Joel Selzer – Co-Founder & CEO of Ozmosis; Deborah L. Crawford – Senior Vice Provost for Research at Drexel University; Joseph Kim, MD, MPH – President of MCM Education; Dr. Robert Pakter – founder of PillJogger; Dr. Ellen Purpus – Director of The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia’s Office of Technology Transfer; David Nash – Founding Dean of the Jefferson School of Population Health (JSPH) of Thomas Jefferson University; Steven Krein – Co-founder of StartUp Health; Eric Neff – Associate Vice President of Network and Program Development for Penn Medicine; Ted Driscoll – Technology Partner at Claremont Creek Ventures; Halle Tecco – Co-Founder & CEO of RockHealth; Harry Greenspun, M.D. – senior advisor for healthcare transformation and technology at the Deloitte Center for Health Solutions; Chris Wasden – Global Healthcare Innovation Leader at PwC; Jane Sarasohn-Kahn of THINK-Health; Joanne Lang – founder and CEO of AboutOne; Albert Shar, PhD – vice president and program officer for the Pioneer Portfolio at the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation; and many more! To view an agenda for the event click here.

Converge will also feature a Startup Showcase featuring a minimum of 10 startup companies bringing innovation to healthcare. Some of the businesses to be featured include 1DocWay, AboutOne, Docphin, FORCE Therapeutics, GestSure Technologies, Medivo, Podimetrics, RightCare Solutions, and Zeel.

It looks like on July 10, MedCity Converge will be the place to be to meet elite startups, innovative hospital leaders and top decision makers from the medical device, pharma, health IT and investor communities. For more information about the event, go to

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