WellDoc Team Providing Digital Health Thought Leadership at Top Industry Conferences
BALTIMORE, MARYLAND, May 4, 2016 – WellDoc, a digital health technology leader, today announced its planned participation at several upcoming conferences and industry events in the coming months, including:
12th Annual Clinical Diabetes Technology Meeting
April 29 – 30, 2016, Hilton San Diego Mission Valley, San Diego, CA
WellDoc Chief Strategy Officer Anand K. Iyer, PhD, MBA, recently spoke at a plenary session entitled “Mobile Prescription Therapy: Integrating Digital Health Tools into Mainstream Chronic Disease Management.” For more information, visit https://www.diabetestechnology.org/cdtm/
NIH Precision Medicine Initiative® Cohort Program Participant Technologies Center
May 23, 2016, Embassy Suites, Washington, DC
Dr. Iyer will participate as a reviewer in the NIH Precision Medicine Initiative® Cohort Program as it relates to the White House mandated Precision Medicine Initiative® (PMI) that enables a new era of medicine through research, technology, and policies that empower patients, researchers, and providers to work together toward development of individualized care.
Consumer Electronic Show (CES) Digital Health Summer Summit at the Biotechnology Innovation Organization (BIO) 2016 International Convention
June 6 – 8, 2016, Moscone Center, San Francisco, CA
WellDoc will be sharing the stage with partners, Johnson & Johnson Diabetes Care Companies and Samsung, for a plenary session/fireside chat on June 7, 2016 at 3 p.m. PDT. For more information, visit: https://summersummit.digitalhealthsummit.com/
American Diabetes Association (ADA) 76th Scientific Sessions
June 10 – 14, 2016, New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center, New Orleans, LA
WellDoc Vice President of Clinical Advocacy Malinda Peeples, RN, MS, CDE, and research partners will present findings from a pilot program on “eHealth-Assisted Lay Health Coaching for Self-Management Support.” For more information, visit Diabetes.org. Dr. Iyer will be leading a session in the “DiabetesMine D-Data ExChange” event that connects leaders and innovators developing diabetes data platforms and apps to make better use of health data for improved outcomes, and for reducing the burden of those living with diabetes.
Medical Device & Manufacturing (MD&M) East 2016 Educational Conference
June 14 – 16, 2016, Jacob K. Javits Convention Center, New York, NY
A WellDoc executive will provide a keynote address on June 15, 2016, at 10:50 a.m. EDT that features a case study entitled “Mobile Prescription Therapies – Changing the Rules of Engagement in Diabetes.” For more information, visit: http://mdmeast.mddionline.com/
American Association of Diabetes Educators (AADE)
August 12 – 15, 2016, San Diego Convention Center, San Diego, CA
WellDoc Director of Training, Janice MacLeod, MA, RDN, LDN, CDE will be leading a panel presentation on “Leveraging the Value of Digital Health to Transform the Practice of the Diabetes Education.” Ms. Peeples will participate on the panel, “Primary Care Connection:Digital Health, Peer Support, Care Coordination.” For more information, visit: http://www.aademeeting.org/
WellDoc is a digital health technology company that develops mobile solutions to drive behavioral and clinical change in chronic disease. WellDoc’s goal is to improve patient self-management and help physicians overcome gaps in the delivery system to improve clinical outcomes and decrease cost. WellDoc has commercialized BlueStar®, a digital therapeutic, for adults with type 2 diabetes. This therapeutic is designed to fill the support gap between patients and providers during the 8700 hours that individuals live their lives outside the healthcare system each year. WellDoc has a proven track record of contributing published, peer-reviewed clinical evidence since 2008. BlueStar® is recognized by the ADA on its website as the first and only in the new class of diabetes treatment known as Mobile Prescription Therapy. In a recently published Forbes blog, WellDoc was named among one of five healthcare tech companies to watch in 2016. For more information, visit http://www.welldoc.com/ and http://www.bluestardiabetes.com/.