ROCHESTER, Minn., Sept. 9 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Mayo Clinic Center for Innovation will host Transform, a collaborative symposium on innovations in health care experience and delivery, Sept. 13-15, http://centerforinnovation.mayo.edu/transform. Transform will feature nationally recognized speakers discussing topics focused on innovation methodology and innovations in health care delivery models, including Web-based tools. The Center for Innovation work builds on a century of Mayo Clinic's experience implementing innovative ways to deliver better health care experiences to patients.
The symposium will feature over 20 presenters, including keynote speaker Clayton Christensen, D.B.A., professor at Harvard Business School and author of the best-selling book Innovator's Prescription. Other speakers include:
*Frank Moss, head of the MIT Media Lab's New Media Medicine research group, which focuses on developing radical new collaborations among doctors, patients and communities to catalyze a revolution in health care.
*Lois Quam, the founder and CEO of Tysvar, LLC, a newly created, privately held, Minnesota-based business incubator that develops start-ups in health care and clean energy.
*Indu Subaiya, M.D., co-founder of Health 2.0: User Generated Healthcare, a first-of-its-kind forum showcasing emerging companies in vertical search, social networking applications and Web-based tools for consumer health care.
*Roy Schoenberg, M.D., inventor of the American Well(TM) concept. Dr. Schoenberg directs American Well Systems' product development as
|SOURCE Mayo Clinic|
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