From Idea To Impact: Penn Health-Tech Spring Symposium

Penn Health-Tech 2018
Innovation Spotlight Presentation

Jonathan M. Rothberg, PhD
Founder & Chief Strategy ffcer, 4Catalyzer
Adjunct Professor of Genetics, Yale School of Medicine

Dr. Rothberg received the National Medal of Technology
and Innovation from President Barack Obama in 2016 for
his pioneering “Next-Gen” DNA sequencing. Among
other honors, he is the first person to be named a World
Economic Forum’s Technology Pioneer four separate
times, is an Ernst and Young Entrepreneur of the Year,
and received The Wall Street Journal's Gold Medal
for Innovation.
In addition to founding the medical device incubator
4Catalyzer, Dr. Rothberg founded 454 Life Sciences,
Ion Torrent, CuraGen Corporation, Clarifi, RainDance
Technologies, Lam Therapeutics, Quantum-Si, Hyperfine
Research and Butterfly Network.

KEYNOTE PRESENTATIONS
Bethany Edwards / Co-Founder & CEO at LIA Diagnostics

Jeffrey Joseph, DO / Professor of Anesthesiology,
Vice-Chairman & Director of Research in the Department of
Anesthesiology, Sidney Kimmel Medical College of
Thomas Jefferson University; Founder and director of
the Jefferson Artificial Pancreas Center

James M. Wilson, MD, PhD / Rose H. Weiss Orphan
Disease Center Director's Professor, Perelman School
of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

LOCATION
Smilow Center for Translational Research
The Arthur H. Rubenstein Auditorium

REGISTER
healthtech.upenn.edu

Date: 
Tuesday, April 24, 2018 - 08:00 to 14:00