The Global Pediatric Innovation Summit + Awards is the only annual event focused on accelerating innovation in pediatric care. The theme of #PedInno15 was Precision Pediatrics. For the third straight year, Boston Children's Hospital convened the top minds in innovation from around the world to spur dialogue, build collaboration and propel solutions from idea to market.
This year's agenda featured groundbreaking thinkers and innovators, including:
- Siddhartha Mukherjee, MD, PhD – Pulitzer Prize-winning author
- Martine Rothblatt, JD, MBA, PhD – founder and co-CEO of United Therapeutics and founder and former CEO of SIRIUS XM
- Aneesh Chopra – first-ever U.S. Chief Technology Officer and Executive Vice President of Hunch Analytics
- Leroy Hood, MD, PhD – President + Co-founder at the Institute for Systems Biology
Watch videos of the two-day program, which include three compelling keynote addresses, engaging thought leader interviews with nationally known journalists, a Shark Tank-style competition, a dynamic Ignite Talks competition and three expert panels – Cancer Genomics + Care, Patient Engagement in a Big Data World, and The Future of Pediatric Precision Medicine.