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Can Elephants Run? Rapid Growth in Digital Healthcare
Tuesday, February 27, 2018, 12:00 AM - 1:00 PM EDT
Category: HBSHAA Webinar

OVERVIEW

As big businesses enter the health space and as a shortage of physicians increases, there’s a need to offer cheaper, faster and more efficient care through digital health technology. While consumer tech relies on services such as AWS, there is no infrastructure to quickly launch companies in digital health. This webinar by Gil Addo, co-founder and CEO of RubiconMD, will explore what the equivalent in digital health will look like and how to create that infrastructure which will be essential in bringing healthcare into the future.

BIOGRAPHY

Gil Addo is CEO and Co-founder of RubiconMD, a digital health platform that allows primary care providers to access same-day, eConsults from top medical specialists to improve patient care.

Founded in 2013, RubiconMD serves primary care providers across 34 states. In 2015, The Huffington Post named RubiconMD one of the “Five Companies Defining the Future of Healthcare.” Prior to founding RubiconMD, Gil was a Consultant at Putnam Associates, a pharma strategy consultancy, where he designed payer and market access strategies for fortune 500 clients. He previously held strategy and business development roles at Cubist (acquired by Merck), Xerox, and two early stage healthcare ventures.

Gil has appeared in Inc, Forbes, CNBC and Fortune Magazine. He’s been named one of Forbes’ “30 Under 30” in healthcare and MedTech Boston’s 40 Under 40. In 2017, Crains New York named Gil as their Heritage Healthcare Innovator of the Year. He holds a BS in Economics and Biomedical Engineering from Yale and an MBA from Harvard.

Contact: info@hbshealthalumni.org