At TEDMED 2014, Gary Conkright shared his views on how personalized, quantified health data is vital to our transition from “sick care” to health care.
“Today, we’re on the verge of the next transformation in healthcare: Quantitative Medicine 2.0.” — Gary Conkright
Gary Conkright is a visionary serial entrepreneur with a passion for taking game-changing technology from the laboratory to the marketplace to solve important problems. A University of Chicago MBA and Purdue Aeronautical Engineer, Gary previously founded SmartSignal (now GE Intelligent Platforms) to commercialize predictive analytics to monitor the health of mission-critical industrial equipment. After witnessing firsthand how it was easier for an aircraft technician to remotely monitor a 747 than it was for his mother’s physician to monitor her chronic illness, Gary made it a personal mission to apply predictive analytics technology to healthcare. Today, he is the CEO of PhysIQ, a personalized, predictive analytics based application that provides clinicians with early notification of changes in a patient’s health.
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