November 1-2 , 2016: San Diego, CA

2016 Speakers

Dr. Amy Abernethy

Chief Medical Officer, Chief Scientific Officer, and Senior Vice President, Oncology
Flatiron Health

Dr. David B. Agus

Co-chair, Fortune Brainstorm HEALTH; Prof. of Medicine and Engineering; Founding Dir. and CEO, Lawrence J. Ellison Institute, Transformative Medicine
University of Southern California

Dr. David Albert

Founder and Chief Medical Officer
AliveCor Inc.

Dr. Anthony Atala

Director, Wake Forest Institute for Regenerative Medicine; W.H. Boyce Professor and Chair, Department of Urology
Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center

Christine Aylward

Managing Director
Foresite Capital Management, LLC

Dr. Peter Bach

Director, Center for Health Policy and Outcomes
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Angela Baker

Director, Qualcomm Wireless Reach
Qualcomm Inc.

Dr. Igor Barani

Chief Executive Officer

Dr. Anna Barker

Director, Transformative Healthcare Networks; Co-director, Complex Adaptive Systems; Professor, School of Life Sciences
Arizona State University

Dawn Barry

Vice President, Applied Genomics

Dr. Peter Beetham

President and CEO

Dr. Seth Berkley

President and CEO
Gavi- The Vaccine Alliance

Nessan Bermingham

Founder, President and CEO
Intellia Therapeutics

Dr. Donald A. Berry

Professor, Department of Biostatistics
MD Anderson Cancer Center

Dr. Elizabeth Blackburn

The Salk Institute

Dr. Roberta Diaz Brinton

Inaugural Director, Center for Innovation in Brain Science
University of Arizona

Deborah Brooks

Co-founder and Executive Vice Chairman
Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research

Stacey Burr

General Manager, Digital Sports

Jonathan Bush

Chief Executive Officer
athenahealth, Inc

John Carlson

President, Medical Solutions

Dr. Richard J. Caselli

Professor of Neurology
Mayo Clinic

Amrit Chaudhuri

Co-founder and CEO
Mass Innovation Labs

Dr. Deepak Chopra

Founder, The Chopra Foundation and Co-founder
The Chopra Center for Wellbeing

Matthew De Silva

Co-Founder, CEO and Director
Notable Labs

Dr. Michelle Dipp

Co-founder and Chair
OvaScience, Inc.

Deborah DiSanzo

General Manager
IBM Watson Health

Dr. Krista Donaldson

Chief Executive Officer
D-Rev: Design Revolution

Hill Ferguson

Chief Executive Officer
Doctor On Demand

John Foley

Co-founder and CEO

Dr. Adam Gazzaley

Director, Neuroscience Imaging Center, Neuroscape Lab and Gazzaley Lab
University of California San Francisco

Dr. Bruce Gellin

Deputy Assistant Secretary for Health and Director, National Vaccine Program Office
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Dr. Elad Gil

Co-founder and CEO
Color Genomics

Kathy Giusti

Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation & Consortium

Dr. Dana Goldman

Leonard D. Schaeffer Chair and Director of the Schaeffer Center for Health Policy and Economics
University of Southern California

Josh Gray

Vice President, athenaResearch
athenahealth, Inc.

Dr. Sanjay Gupta

Chief Medical Correspondent

Suneel Gupta

Head, Mobile
One Medical

Ron Gutman

Founder and CEO

Kevin Hart

Founder and CEO

Dr. Rachel Haurwitz

President and CEO
Caribou Biosciences

Colin Hill

Co-founder, Chairman and CEO
GNS Healthcare

Dr. Clifford A. Hudis

Chief Executive Officer
American Society of Clinical Oncology

Dr. Kathy Hudson

Deputy Director for Science, Outreach and Policy
National Institutes of Health

Arianna Huffington

Founder and CEO
Thrive Global

Dr. Mary Lou Jepsen

Chef Executive Officer

Rik Kirkland

Partner, Global Publishing
McKinsey & Company

Sean Lane

Chief Executive Officer

Adam Lashinsky

Assistant Managing Editor and Editorial Director, Brainstorm TECH

Clifton Leaf

Co-chair, Brainstorm HEALTH and Deputy Editor

Olivier Leclerc

Senior Partner
McKinsey & Co.

Dr. Vivian S. Lee

Senior Vice President, University Health Sciences; CEO, University of Utah Health Care; Dean, School of Medicine
University of Utah

Michal Lev-Ram

Senior Writer and Co-chair MPW Next Gen and Brainstorm TECH

Dr. Crystal Mackall

Co-leader, Stand Up To Cancer-St. Baldrick’s Foundation Pediatric Cancer Dream Team and Associate Director, Stanford Cancer Institute
Stanford University

Robert Merkel

Vice President, Oncology
IBM Watson Health

Dr. Steve Miller

Senior Vice President and Chief Medical Officer
Express Scripts

Dr. Randy Moore

Mercy Virtual

Alan Murray

Editor-in-Chief, Fortune and Chief Content Officer
Time Inc.

Ruchit Nagar

Khushi Baby

Dr. Nersi Nazari

Chairman and CEO
Vital Connect

Asa Nordgren

Chief Executive Officer
Trice Imaging Inc.

Peter Ohnemus

President and CEO
dacadoo ag

Dr. Michael Osterholm

Professor, Environmental Health Science, School of Public Health
University of Minnesota

Dr. Gabriel Otte

Co-founder and CEO

Andrew Page


Blair Palmer

Partnerships Coordinator, Office of Innovation

Dr. Vijay Pande

General Partner
Andreessen Horowitz

James Park

Co-founder, President and CEO

Sean Parker

The Parker Foundation

Michael Polansky

Executive Director, Parker Foundation; Chief Executive Officer
Parker Media

Dr. David E. I. Pyott

Former Chairman and CEO
Allergan, Inc.

Leena Rao

Senior Editor

Michael Rea

Chief Executive Officer
IDEA Pharma

Dr. Kyu Rhee

Chief Health Officer
IBM Corp.

Dr. David Rhew

Chief Medical Officer and Head of Healthcare and Fitness
Samsung Electronics America

Dr. Jessica Richman

Co-founder and CEO

Howard Rose

Founder and CEO
Deepstream VR

Dr. Ido Schoenberg

Chairman and CEO
American Well

Dr. Anne Schuchat

Principal Deputy Director
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Suze Yalof Schwartz

Founder and CEO
Unplug Meditation

Behshad Sheldon

President and CEO
Braeburn Pharmaceuticals

Maria Shriver

Journalist and Founder
The Women’s Alzheimer’s Movement

Sue Siegel

Chief Executive Officer
GE Ventures

Greg Simon

White House Cancer Moonshot Task Force Executive Director
National Cancer Institute

Dr. Moncef Slaoui

Chairman of Vaccines

Dr. Ken Robert Smith

Distinguished Professor of Family Studies and Population Science; Director, Utah Population Database
University of Utah

Julie Smolyansky

Chief Executive Officer
Lifeway Foods

Dr. Buzz Stewart

Vice President and Chief Research Officer
Sutter Health

Dr. Lesley Stolz

Head of JLABS California
Johnson & Johnson

Dr. Eric J. Topol

Scripps Translational Science Institute

Jonathan Usuka

Knowledge Expert
McKinsey & Co.

Rick Valencia

Senior Vice President and General Manager, Qualcomm Life
Qualcomm Inc.

Bryan Walsh


Dr. Vindell Washington

National Coordinator
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Micah Winkelspecht

Co-founder and CEO
Gem Health

Andrew Witty

Chief Executive Officer

Jonathan Woodson

Professor, Surgery
Boston University School of Medicine