mHealth Visionaries, Educators and Industry Leaders Round Out Keynote Presentations at Mobile Health Expo

Experts in Mobile Devices, Healthcare Applications, Telehealth and Telemedicine Deliver Daily Opening and Closing Keynotes

AUSTIN, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Mobile Health Expo™, the only event focusing on the convergence of mobile technology and healthcare across the entire mobile health ecosystem, today announced the remaining keynote speakers at the inaugural event on October 19-21, 2010. The speakers represent organizations involved in the growth of mobile devices, healthcare applications, telehealth and telemedicine.

“Our goal for our first event all along has been to bring together the key players involved in advancing the technology, business, policy and medical landscape of the entire mobile health ecosystem. In addition to the event’s opening and closing keynote speakers, we are featuring some of the industry’s foremost innovators in the field with hands-on expertise in using mobile health technology including apps for iPhone, iPad and tablet devices, telehealth and telemedicine,” said Wendy Thomas, founder and CEO of Mobile Health Expo.

Date: Tuesday, October 19, 2010

Time: 4:00 p.m. Pacific

Session: Mobile Applications for Phones, Tablets and Mobile Handheld Devices for Healthcare

Speakers:

  • Sailesh Chutani, CEO, Mobisante
  • Bernard Gutnick, Senior Director of Product Marketing, ShoreTel
  • Paul Maass, Director of Business Development, Usablenet

Date: Wednesday, October 20, 2010

Time: 9:00 a.m. Pacific

Session: Mobile Devices, Mobile People, Mobile Services: Managing Chronic Diseases via Mobile Phones

Speakers:

  • Jeff Donnell, President, NoMoreClipboard
  • Serge Loncar, President & CEO, CareSpeak

Date: Wednesday, October 20, 2010

Time: 4:00 p.m. Pacific

Session: Telecommunications in Pre-Conflict, Conflict and Post-Conflict Nations, and the Role that mHealth and Telemedicine Can Play in Developing and Emerging Markets

Speakers:

  • Steve Hansch, Epidemiologist, Johns Hopkins University
  • Ron LaPorte, Director Telecommunications and Disease Monitoring, WHO Collaborating Centre and Professor of Epidemiology, Graduate School of Public Health at the University of Pittsburgh
  • Eric Noji, Professor of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
  • Eric Richey, Analyst, Onyx Government Services

Date: Thursday, October 21, 2010

Time: 9:00 a.m. Pacific

Session: Telepresence in Healthcare

Speakers:

  • Dale Alverson, Director of the Center for Telehealth and Cybermedicine Research, The University of New Mexico
  • Joel E. Barthelemy, Founder and Managing Director, GlobalMedia
  • Michal Raz, Vice President of Vertical Applications, Vidyo

Mobile Health Expo has been moved to Caesars Palace Convention Center allowing attendees, exhibitors and speakers to enjoy additional amenities as part of their registration fee.

For a preview of one of the keynote speakers, visit The Doctor’s Channel to see Jeff Donnell of NoMoreClipboard give a brief overview of his session. To learn more information about these speakers, their keynote addresses and the entire conference line-up, visit: http://www.mobilehealthexpo.com/Speakers.htm.

About Mobile Health Expo

Mobile Health Expo™ is the only event focusing on the convergence of mobile technology and healthcare across the entire mobile health ecosystem, including mhealth, telemedicine, wireless and connected health, and e-patient. Mobile Health Expo is designed to catalyze the discussions, partnerships, visions and public policy debates to move mobile health into the future. The event will focus on eight market drivers: aging at home, disease management, mobile health in the military, health inclusion™ for developed and developing countries, provider education, patient education, healthcare gaming, and mobile wallets and benefits management. The event will take place October 19-21, 2010 at the Caesars Palace Convention Center. For more information, visit http://www.mobilehealthexpo.com

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