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Complimentary CHI Webinar Featuring Dr. Eric Topol

Aug 16, 2011

Tuesday, August 23, 2011
Take This Pill and Tweet Me in the Morning

Dr. Topol is one of the top 10 most cited researchers in medicine and the pioneer of genomic and wireless digital technologies used to reshape the future of medicine. From the “Take This Pill and Tweet Me In The Morning” conference held by CHI - CALIFORNIA HEALTHCARE INSTITUTE on August 4th, Dr. Topol will provide insight into how social media tools are shaping the future of healthcare. Don’t miss out on the opportunity to listen to this engaging keynote speech, sponsored by MERRILL DATASITE®. Go here to learn more about this complimentary webinar.

August 23, 2011
1:00 PM EDT / 10:00 AM PDT
75 minutes

Eric Topol, M.D.
Director, Scripps Translational Science Institute
Chief Academic Officer, Scripps Health
Vice Chairman, West Wireless Health Institute
Dr. Eric Topol is one of the leading physicians in the United States. He is a pioneer of genomic and wireless digital innovative technologies to reshape the future of medicine. He is a practicing cardiologist at Scripps in La Jolla, Calif. and well known for leading the Cleveland Clinic to become the No. 1 center for heart care. While there, Dr. Topol also started a new medical school, led many worldwide clinical trials to advance care for patients with heart disease, and spearheaded the discovery of multiple genes that increase susceptibility for heart attacks. Since 2006, he has led the flagship NIH-supported Scripps Translational Science Institute and is a co-founder and the vice chairman of the West Wireless Health Institute, both in La Jolla. He also serves as professor of translational genomics at The Scripps Research Institute and is chief academic officer of Scripps Health.