Opportunities and Challenges of Blockchain in Healthcare
Please join HBS Healthcare Alumni Association (HBSHAA) of Philadelphia and the Harvard Club of Philadelphia (HCP) for an informative discussion and Q&A covering opportunities and challenges in effectively realizing the transformative potential of blockchain in healthcare.
Blockchain is a rapidly emerging technology that will play an important role in reshaping the healthcare landscape in the accelerating move to value-based care. Blockchain is most well known as a method for decentralizing and improving security via a decentralized ledger system and most commonly associated with management of cryptocurrencies. However, its potential to help transform the health care industry is just beginning to be appreciated.
Yilmaz Kayak, Senior Manager, Accenture
Eric Vitale, Director of Engineering, Science & Enabling, AstraZeneca
6:00-6:30 – Networking and cash bar
6:30-7:30 – Dinner Program:
What is blockchain technology?
The evolution and impact of blockchain in healthcare: Potential applications.
Issues and challenges to implement at scale.
For more information about this event, visit the HBSHAA website by clicking here.
When: Thursday, October 24th, 2019 from 6:00-7:30
Where: Margaret Kuo's Wayne, 175 E. Lancaster Ave., Wayne, PA 19807
- HBSHAA and HCP members: $20
- Nonmembers: $25
Register early as spaces are limited!!!
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Thursday, 10/24/19 at 6:00pm - Thursday at 7:30pm | iCal
Margaret Kuo's Wayne
175 E. Lancaster Ave.
Wayne, PA 19087
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