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Health, Behavior & Economics

On September 12, 2013 Life Sciences Angel Network (LSAN), in collaboration with Psilos Group and Milestone Venture Partners will host a full-day Interactive Summit called “HEALTH, BEHAVIOR & ECONOMICS”

This conference is dedicated to Behavioral Economics in Healthcare offers comprehensive and counterintuitive insights from Dan Ariely, a renowned Professor of Psychology & Behavioral Economics at Duke University, the author of New York Times bestsellers Predictably Irrational and The Upside of Irrationality, and, most recently, of The Honest Truth About Dishonesty.

WHY IT IS IMPORTANT?

Behavioral economics touches many aspects of our lives, including health and healthcare delivery: weight loss and medication compliance, psychological health and telemedicine, employee motivation and doctor-patient communication. It’s not just an explanation of anomalies; it’s a tool we can use to motivate good behavior and make medical and business activities more effective.

PROGRAM FEATURES: 

  • StartUp Shrink (open workshop with Dan Ariely) will focus on burning issues of up to 5 pre-selected startups in various verticals (weight loss, medication adherence, remote patient monitoring, healthcare benefits)
  • Industry Challenge Hour will tap into challenges facing industry on patients and physicians engagement arising from behavior patterns
  • Panel Discussions
Program
8:30 – 9:00 am

KEYNOTE LECTURE: Dan Ariely, PhD

9:00 –10:15 am

STARTUP SHRINK WORKSHOP

10:15 –10:30 am

Coffee Break

10:30 – 12:00 pm

INDUSTRY CHALLENGE HOUR

12:00 – 1:00 pm

“HEALTHY & DELICIOUS” 7-COURSE LUNCH
by CHEF JANE (Noom)

1:00 –24:00 pm

RULES OF ENGAGEMENT: WHAT WE CAN LEAN FROM USER-GENERATED DATA?

Moderator: Milena Adamian, MD LSAN

2:00 – 3:00 pm

INTRODUCING HICCUP: HEALTH INITIATIVE COORDINATING COUNCIL
Moderator: Esther Dyson

3:00 – 3:15 pm

Coffee Break

3:15 – 4:15 pm

WHO “OWNS” YOUR HEALTH: PARADIGM SHIFT IN HEALTHCARE DELIVERY

4:15 – 5:00 pm +

WINE RECEPTION & AUDIENCE POLL RESULTS

The Conference will be followed by a cocktail reception.

All sessions will be interactive, allowing for Q&A with the audience.

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