10:45 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. - Value of Medical Technology: Innovation, Patients, Society with Dr. Thomas J. Fogarty; Frank R. Lichtenberg, Ph.D.; Courtney Brown, professor of business at Columbia University; Dr. Martin M. Malawer, Professor of Orthopedic Surgery at Washington Hospital Center; Uwe E. Reindhardt, Ph.D., Professor of Economics and Public Affairs, Princeton University.
2 p.m. to 3 p.m. - Fostering Innovation from the Executive Office: With Gregory C. Simon, President of Faster Cures/The Center for Accelerating Medical Solutions; James V. Mazzo, Chairman, President and CEO of Advanced Medical Optics, Inc.; Scott Garrett, President and CEO of Beckman Coulter; Martin Emerson, CEO, American Medical Systems; and Michael Minogue, CEO, ABIOMED.
2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m., Health Reform with moderator Laurie McGinley, The Wall Street Journal; Ron Pollack, Families USA; Robert Moffit, Ph.D., The Heritage Foundation; Len Nichols, The New America Foundation; and Chip N. Kahn III, Federation of American Hospitals.
2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m., Emerging Opportunities for Medical Devices used in Advanced Therapies, Dr. Lydia Villa-Komaroff, President of Cytonome, Inc; Paul LaViolette, COO of Boston Scientific Corporation; David Perez, President of Gambro BCT; Joseph Hogan, President and CEO of GE Healthcare; and Harlan Weisman, M.D., Chief Science and Technology Officer of Johnson & Johnson Medical Devices and Diagnostics.
3.45 p.m. to 5:15 p.m., The Future of Health Entitlements moderated by Mary Agnes Carey of Congressional Quarterly, Kenneth Thorpe, Professor and Chair, Rollins School of Public Health; former U.S. Rep. Nancy Johnson, and Peter Orszag, Congressional Budget Office.
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