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Health Ignite

Empirical Theater at OMSI
1945 SE Water Ave
Portland, OR 97214, US (map)



What is Health Ignite?

Health Ignite is a high-energy evening of 5-minute talks by local people who have an burning idea and the guts to get onstage and share their personal and professional passions. Quick, fun, thought-provoking, social, local, and global - Ignite is all of these and more.

Health Ignite will include topics like wellness, pharmaceuticals, medical devices, healthcare reform, etc. What products, services and research is out there that can really take healthcare to the next level? What new ideas could make the world of healthcare better - for patients, for doctors, or for everyone? Attend Health Ignite and you will find out. Speakers are from the local Portland community with representatives across many verticals, so you don't want to miss this event!

Why attend Health Ignite?

As an attendee, you'll learn about emerging, innovative, unconventional, inspiring, locally-sourced concepts and tools, and connect with a diverse and passionate crowd of like-minded health innovation enthusiasts. Most of all, you will have fun! In addition to great lineup of presentations, our emcee, Mohan Nair from Cambia Health Solutions will be an amazing addition to our Health Ignite stage.

Presenters include (in no particular order):

Stephen Odell & Annie Miller - Biopsychofashion™ is More than Just a Mouthful Chris Logan (@chrislogan) - Market Forces of Life and Death Melissa Booker (@officetutorials)- The Satchel Paige Approach to Wellness Matt Selbie (@opiniator)- Actionable, In Clinic Patient Feedback to Improve Satisfaction and Reduce Defection Nora Stern - Pain Treatment: It’s Everyone’s Job!
Devin Bost - Reducing complexity of computational medicine Kenneth Willett - Using the Free Cloud for Personal Health Data Andy Bartley (@nursegrid) - Rapid Innovation In Health IT Andrew Richards (@andrewreeldx)- Video in Patient Centric Medicine - One Year Later Kyle Johnson (@kyle_e_johnson)- Radical Insurgency: Entrepreneurship in Healthcare Kim Burchiel - Deep Brain Stimulation for Obesity Molly Lindquist (@ConsanoMolly)- Crowdfunding is Agile Giving Austen Angell (@austenangell) - The Service and Industrial Design Revolution Monte Roulier - Linking Communities & Clinics with the Commons Zach Goldstein - Addressing Patients' Social Needs in Health Care Delivery

Event Details:

When: Thursday, October 29, 2015: 5:30pm - 7:30pm Where: OMSI Emprical Theatre, 1945 SE Water Ave, Portland, OR Time: 5:30pm – 7:30pm I 5:30pm - Networking I 6:00pm - Program Cost: Free to attend but registration is required. Food will be available for purchase. Parking: Free in the OMSI parking lot