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Wednesday, October 4 • 11:00am - 1:00pm
Listen Up, Startups; The Clinicians Are Talking!

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\kli-ˈni-shəns\: Notoriously difficult groups to get in front of who also happen to be critical to the adoption of your new healthcare technology! We’re excited to be hosting this interactive event where clinicians, physicians, hospital workers and entrepreneurs will enlighten us about the realities of clinicians’ daily workflow and how it impacts the adoption of new technology. After a brief panel, we’ll break into small groups where attendee entrepreneurs can get feedback from the clinical implementation viewpoint.

*This event will be seated on a first come, first served basis. You must be registered to attend however it does not guarantee entry. 

Moderators
avatar for Stacey Long-Genovese, PhD, MPA

Stacey Long-Genovese, PhD, MPA

Director of Education and Instructional Design, Institute of Translational Health Sciences
Stacey brings more than 16 years of experience in program development, policy compliance, and higher education to her role as the Institute of Translational Health Sciences Director of Education and Instructional Design. In this capacity, she leads three complex training programs that span stakeholders and institutions across the five-state WWAMI region. She also oversees the creation and integration of workforce development training curriculum across all ITHS programs. Stacey earned her PhD in Education Evaluation and Policy at Arizona State University, where she also received a... Read More →

Speakers
avatar for Lance Patak, MD, MBA

Lance Patak, MD, MBA

Anesthesiologist, Seattle Children's Hospital
Lance has worked in the healthcare industry for over 25 years and is currently a Pediatric Anesthesiologist at Seattle Children's Hospital. He spent his early years working as a nursing assistant at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center and UCLA Medical Center, which is where he researched communication problems with mechanically ventilated patients and brought to market the Vidatak EZ Board, an evidence-based communication tool for intubated patients... Read More →
avatar for Brad Younggren, MD

Brad Younggren, MD

Chief Medical Officer, 98point6
Brad’s travels throughout Latin America while pursuing a degree in political science from UCLA inspired him to pursue a global vision of medicine in which technology helps to ensure all people receive the health care they need. Brad joined 98point6 in 2017 with nearly 20 years of experience as a physician, most recently serving as chief medical officer at Cue. He previously served as chief medical officer at Shift Labs and Mobisante and currently works as an emergency physician at EvergreenHealth. Brad has also held... Read More →
avatar for Reza Hosseini-Ghomi, MD, MSE

Reza Hosseini-Ghomi, MD, MSE

Resident, Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, UW Medicine
Reza’s passion lies at the intersection of neuropsychiatry, technology, and education. He is most interested in bringing significant and measurable improvement to screening, diagnosis, and treatment of neuropsychiatric illness through advancement of technology and empowerment through collaboration. To that end, when he is not practicing neuropsychiatry, he is chief medical officer... Read More →
avatar for Molly Blank, PhD

Molly Blank, PhD

Design Lecturer, Bioengineering, University of Washington
Molly Blank is thrilled to live in a time when savvy medical devices are poised to revolutionize healthcare. Through the development of unique and forward-thinking medical devices, she intends to help shape how we collect and interpret healthcare data to enhance the role of the patient in their own care to improve outcomes and reduce costs. She collaborates with early-stage technologies and has a passion for improving patient outcomes. To help further the development of medical technology for patients, payers, and patients alike, she provides professional services specializing in medical device design and development, including regulatory assessment and strategic development within the complex landscape of healthcare. Molly has a... Read More →
avatar for Bianca Frogner, PhD

Bianca Frogner, PhD

Deputy Director, Primary Care Innovation Lab, UW Family Medicine
Bianca, is an Associate Professor, Director of the Center for Health Workforce Studies (CHWS), and Deputy Director of the Primary Care Innovation Lab (PCI-Lab) in the Department of Family Medicine in the School of Medicine at the University of Washington (UW). She is a NIH-traine... Read More →
avatar for Swatee Surve

Swatee Surve

CEO, Founder, Litesprite
Swatee Surve, Litesprite Founder & CEO. Swatee is a digital health leader who has developed and launched disruptive technology-based healthcare businesses for Microsoft, Nike, T-Mobile, Premera Blue Cross and Eastman Kodak. These corporate efforts led to several commercialization efforts and patents, including in biofeedback and Nike's first wearable technology patents. As a Lead Consultant at Premera Blue Cross, Swatee led executive teams to identify new opportunities in wellness and member engagement programs. At T-Mobile, she incubated and launched the V1.0 Android Bobsled Group Messaging application and created the firm's mobile health strategy. At Microsoft Research she fostered collaborations in medical imaging. Swatee has an MBA from the University of Chicago, an MSME and Biomechanics degree from Pennsylvania State, and a BS in Bioengineering from the University of Illinois at Chicago. She has been featured in international, national, and regional media outlets including Huffington Post, International Business Times... Read More →


Wednesday October 4, 2017 11:00am - 1:00pm
Cambia Grove 1800 9th Avenue, Suite 200, Seattle, WA 98101