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Our founder and president, Manny Hernandez has been invited to be the presenter of the Diabetes + Innovation 2012 conference lunch keynote, where he’ll share his views and experiences on “Patients Prescribing Change,” in Arlington, VA, on Monday, September 24th.
In his presentation, Manny will talk about how giving and receiving of support in the patient-to-patient interaction leads to positive change for the patient and practitioner communities; highlight the ability that social media has to accelerate the sharing of new information and patients learning from each other; explain how more engaged and empowered patients can influence and effect change in the healthcare system that will result in improvement all the way around; and incorporate takeaways learned directly from the diabetes community.
The Joslin Diabetes + Innovation 2012 will bring together the best minds across payers, providers, industry, government, research, prevention and treatment, and will act as a powerful marketplace of ideas, partnerships and collaboration to provoke thought, innovation and action that address the cost, productivity and quality of life impact of diabetes on our society and aims to provide a powerful foundation for sustained focus and excitement for advancement in all facets of diabetes prevention, treatment and payment reforms –from social media and gaming to translational research breakthroughs to mobile patient technologies and everything in between.
Video of Manny's presentation will be uploaded to the TuDiabetes video archives after the event.