Bruce Clark, DPH
Expert on healthcare implications of the new mature consumer, Bruce served in senior management positions for National Institutes of Health, the California Department of Health Services and the National Center for Health Education. more
Acknowledged as one of the world's greatest leaders in the field of mind body medicine, Deepak Chopra, M.D. continues to transform our understanding of the meaning of health. more
SPEAKERS IN THE SPOTLIGHT
Meryl Comer Joins Speakers On Healthcare
We are proud to announce that Meryl Comer has selected Speakers On Healthcare as her agency for speaking. She is president and CEO of Geoffrey Beene Foundation Alzheimer's Initiative and an Emmy-award winning reporter, veteran TV producer and business talk show host. Winner of the 2005 Shriver Profiles in Dignity Award and the 2007 Proxmire Award, Ms. Comer has provided testimony before Congress on behalf of the Alzheimer's Association and served on the 2008 Alzheimer's Study Group, charged with presenting a National Strategic Plan to Congress in March 2009. Her book: Slow Dancing With A Stranger will be released September 2, 2014.
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"Expect Disruptive Technologies to Spark Exponential Growth"
At the America's Health Insurance Plans (AHIP) Institute 2014Ś the group's annual conferenceŚ keynote speaker Peter Diamandis MD, CEO, and chairman of the XPRIZE Foundation, had the audience's full attention from his very first words: "We're living in the most extraordinary time ever. You're in for a wild ride ahead." Diamandis said exponential growth of disruptive technology and new business models will be in the driver's seat during the healthcare industry's "wild ride" over the next decade. "The rate at which disruption is occurring is accelerating," the pancreatic surgeon said, adding that faster and cheaper computing power is providing the foundation for emerging technology.
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Kellogg's Partners with Dr. Travis Stork
Dr. Travis Stork, is partnering with Kellogg's(R) to educate families about the importance of breakfast and the positive nutrition they can get from a simple bowl of Kellogg's cereal and milk. Stork recommends families get protein in every meal as it's essential to satisfying hunger and maintaining a healthy weight. "I am a big believer that breakfast is the most important meal of the day," said Dr. Stork. "It's not just whether you eat it, but what you eat, and having protein with whole grains during breakfast is a great option. Protein is an essential building block for the body and whole grains provide energy. Starting the day with a cereal and milk breakfast, like a bowl of Kellogg's All-Bran(R) and one cup of milk, is an easy and convenient way to get the day started right."
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Dr. Stork Is At Her Side For The 100 Mile Bike Ride
Life would be better without her leg. That's what Lauren Sepanske was told. Born with webbed toes and a pinky toe that stuck out the rim of her foot, she had multiple surgeries, however, after her freshman year her small frame began to feel the overwhelming pressure from her disabled foot, and the heavy weight of constant bullying. Sepanske's right leg was amputated on July 9, 2013. "I was up and walking in a prosthetic in about a month," Sepanske says. "I'm pain free. It was the best decision of my life. Her recovery turned to physical therapy, then on to training for a goal: to ride the Elephant Rock century road bike ride June 1st in Castle Rock, CO. She won't be riding alone. Dr. Travis Stork, was so inspired by Sepanske's journey that he offered to ride beside her for the entire 100-mile push. All the donations she raises will benefit the tuition to send other young amputees to the Paddy Rossbach Amputee Coalition Summer Camp.
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