The Aspen Ideas Festival, in partnership with the Aspen Institute, gathers the most influential thinkers in America and across the globe. The 11th annual flagship event will bring together some of the biggest names in an array of industries to foster idea sharing, learning and forward thinking and address issues that affect us on individual and societal levels.
From Ebola to climate change to personalized medicine and beyond, the second annual Spotlight Health drew insights from industry executives, world leaders, entrepreneurs, policy experts and many other premiere minds, transforming how we think about health around the globe.
Through panels, presentations, visual storytelling and interactive sessions, presenters and attendees engaged in one-of-a-kind conversations about the pressing issues facing health today.
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The Next Generation of Global Health Leaders
• Elsa Marie D'Silva, Featured Scholar
• Brian Murphy Eustis, Featured Scholar
• Abraham Leno, Featured Scholar
• Estefania Palomino, Featured Scholar
• Moderated by Barbara Bush
Why Your Smartphone Will Radically Change Healthcare
• Eric Topol
• Interviewed by Corby Kummer
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