The discussion will be moderated by health care law and policy expert Bruce Merlin Fried. The panelists represent three major German players in the global health care industry: Dirk Feldman, Director Strategy at Siemens Health Services, will present Siemens’ responses to the challenge of accountable health care innovations. Bernt C. Klein, Senior Vice President Americas at Detecon Inc. of the Deutsche Telekom Group, will discuss how mobile apps will revolutionize the health IT ecosystem. Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Renz, Corporate Vice President for Business Model & Healthcare Innovation at Boehringer Ingelheim, will address the relationship between medication adherence and electronic health record algorithms.
The discussion will take place on Wednesday, October 17, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., at the German House New York (871 United Nations Plaza, First Avenue, btw. 48th & 49th Streets). To RSVP, click http://form.jotformpro.com/
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A video recording will be available on http://www.germaninnovation.org shortly after the event.
The event is co-sponsored by the German American Chamber of Commerce (GACC).
The German Center for Research and Innovation (GCRI) provides information and support for the realization of cooperative and collaborative projects between North America and Germany. With the goal of enhancing communication on the critical challenges of the 21st century, GCRI hosts a wide range of events from lectures and exhibitions to workshops and science dinners. Opened in February 2010, GCRI was created as a cornerstone of the German government’s initiative to internationalize science and research and is one of five German Houses of Research and Innovation worldwide.