TEDxEindhoven: Moonshots for Healthcare
June 13 @ 13:00 - 17:00
Pfizer and TEDxEindhoven hold the TEDxEindhoven Salon on June 13, 2019. At the Salon, speakers take guests into their vision of the future of medical care, and the theme of the day is: “Moonshots for Healthcare.” Together the professionals will be searching for answers about how the organization of cancer patients’ health care will look in about 20 years. In addition, a panel of professionals will look back on the salient points of the presentations and give the panel members their views on the future of cancer care. A few places are still available so register quickly!
In his work as a medical oncologist at the Maxima Medical Center, Eindhoven native Art Vreugdenhil is still looking for a healthy balance between what the patient wants and what is possible. During his TED talk, he will share his practical experience and research findings pertaining to the needs of people with cancer in joint decision-making process during their course of treatment.
Not yet 30 years old and already Suzanne Bass is called the DNA Dutch Queen. Suzanne, an exceptional technology innovator and expert in the field of genetics, is a woman with a mission. “My goal is to save lives by providing universal access to lifesaving knowledge.”
After 16 years of having worked as interventional radiologist, Warner Prevoo was on the other end of the spectrum. The metastatic lung cancer diagnosis changed his life. He was no longer the doctor but the patient. On June 13 Warner will tell how this experience has changed his views on physician-patient relationship.
A panel of experts will look back on the talks and discuss their views on the care of the future. The panel includes Tommie Niessen, one of the most followed healthcare professionals from the Netherlands; Anupam Nayak, Chief Operations Officer at Eindhoven Medical Robotics; and Paul Mommen, Lead Oncology Pfizer Netherlands.
Time and place
TEDxEindhoven Salon will take place on June 13 from 13: 00-17: 00 in Kazerne, Home of Design at the Paradijslaan 2-8 Eindhoven
Want to be there? The event is free, but you need to register. Please register with the link on the website of TEDxEindhoven https://goo.gl/forms/7mrqXDb7BjeBtCW53 .