August 28, 2013 LinkedIn
More than one-third of America adults are now obese. To reverse this trend, we need innovative approaches to obesity, and we need them now. While new strategies and treatments are currently in the pipeline, will they be enough to prevent American healthcare from being crushed by the massive costs of treating obesity and its consequences?
August 27, 2013 PR Newswire
Cleveland Clinic's 11th Annual Medical Innovation Summit will bring togehter more than 1, 000 executives, investors, entrepreneurs and clinicians Oct. 14-16, 2013 in downtown Cleveland to examine one of the most critical issues in healthcare today - how to combat the obesity epidemic.
March 27, 2013 The Plain Dealer
The Cleveland Clinic will open the global center this fall with its internationally renowned Medical Innovation Summit. The flagship event draws more than 1,000 entrepreneurs, health-care executives and investors from 35 states and 15 countries to discuss cutting-edge technology. In October, the event will focus on obesity and diabetes.
January 21, 2013 Cleveland Clinic Innovations
2012 Medical Innovation Summit: Summary of Proceedings
December 19, 2012 Plain Dealer
Cleveland Clinic to host Innovation Summit at Medical Mart
The Cleveland Clinic is giving a big boost to Cuyahoga County's medical mart by agreeing to open the downtown facility next Fall with its internationally renowned Medical Innovation Summit. The flagship event draws more than 1,000 entrepreneurs, health-care executives and investors from 35 states and 15 countries to discuss cutting-edge technology. In October, the event will focus on obesity and diabetes. "It's a perfect match, their grand opening and our very visible, one-of-a-kind event in the health care world," said Chris Coburn, executive director of Cleveland Clinic Innovations, during a phone interview from Abu Dhabi.
December 10, 2012 Irish Times
Top 10 medical innovations for 2013
Technologies to diagnose bacterial disease, scan for melanoma and tackle headaches are among the hottest tickets in healthcare innovation for 2013. Each year the renowned Cleveland Clinic in Ohio brings together physicians to gaze into their (admittedly well informed) crystal ball, and evaluate what are likely to be the hot tickets for healthcare innovation in the coming year.
October 31, 2012 Bariatric Surgery for Control of Diabetes Leads the Annual List
Cleveland Clinic Names Top 10 Medical Innovations for 2013
Cleveland Clinic today announced its list of Top 10 Medical Innovations that will have a major impact on improving patient care within the next year. The list is made up of devices, including a handheld optical scan for melanoma; drugs; diagnostic tests, such as 3D mammography; and a government program that financially rewards patients for improving their health. http://www.toptenmedicalinnovations.com/