Dr. Archelle Georgiou
Dr. Archelle Georgiou is a physician, “recovering” health care industry executive, professor, and health reporter. After spending thirteen years at UnitedHealth Group, she founded Georgiou Consulting in 2008 and uses her wide range of career experiences to help companies with innovative, effective health care solutions that ignite change and drive growth. Dr. Georgiou serves as an advisor to Triple Tree, Healthgrades, B.E. Smith, and vidscrip, and is on the Board of Directors for Healthways. She produces and hosts a weekly health segment on KSTP, the ABC affiliate in Minneapolis-St. Paul. Her first book, “Health Care Choices: 5 Steps to Getting the Medical Care You Want and Need” was released in February 2017. Dr. Georgiou graduated from the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine and is an executive in residence and faculty at the University of Minnesota Carlson School of Business.
Dr. Ronan Kavanagh
Dr. Ronan Kavanagh is an Irish Rheumatologist who works in full time private practice. He has an active interest in the use of new social media technology to educate himself and his patients. He is the founder and curator of the dotMED conference, a medical innovation meeting, which takes place annually in Dublin. He is a medical writer, blogger and speaker, and acts a consultant to medical technology companies. He is the former president and secretary of the Irish Society for Rheumatology.
Dr. Howard Luks
Dr. Howard Luks is a New York-based Orthopedic Surgeon & Sports Medicine Specialist. He leverages his passion for patient engagement and expertise in both his active practice as well as a consultant in the mobile health, wearable technology, online health platform, and medical decision making startup spaces. He is very active on social media and an avid blogger. Dr. Luks has been named as one of the top Sports Medicine Physicians in the United States. He has also been named as one of the Top 10 “Social Healthmakers” for Osteoarthritis and as one of Twitter’s Top Ten Doctors. Dr. Luks also served as an Advisory Board Member of the Mayo Clinic Center for Social Media.
Dr. Bertalan Mesko
Bertalan Mesko, MD, PhD is a medical futurist who envisions the next trends for companies and governments in order to make sure a mutually positive relation between the human touch and innovative technologies will rule the future of healthcare. He is an international speaker, consultant, geek physician with PhD in genomics, and founder of webicina.com. He is the author of the recent book “The Guide to the Future of Medicine.” He has given hundreds of presentations from Yale, Stanford and Harvard University to the centre of the World Health Organization and the Futuremed course organized by the Singularity University at NASA. His work was mentioned by CNN.com, the World Health Organization, National Geographic, Forbes, TIME, BBC, the New York Times, and Wired Science, among others.