Robert G. Aptekar, M.D., Orthopedic Surgeon Susan Weiss, Photographer
Dr. Robert Aptekar is an orthopedic surgeon who provides essential services annually to a charity hospital in Cambodia. He performs surgeries, trains the medical staff and works to bring awareness of health problems in the area. Susan Weiss accompanied Aptekar to document his work and the community in which he works. Aptekar will discuss his experiences, accompanied by the photographs of Susan Weiss.
John Gressman, President and CEO, San Francisco Community Clinic Consortium Scott Hauge, President and Owner, CAL Insurance & Associates, Inc; Co-Founder and Vice Chairman, Clinic by the Bay Laurel Lucia, Associate Policy Specialist, UC Berkeley Center for Labor Research and Education Jirayut New Latthivongskorn, Co-founder, Pre-Health Dreamers Daniel Weintraub, Editor in Chief and Project Director, The California Health Report - Moderator Read more »
Michael O’Neil, Jr., Founder & Chief Executive Officer, GetWellNetwork
An informed patient is a better patient. As a cancer survivor, Michael O’Neil, Jr., founder and CEO of GetWellNetwork, focuses on the importance of engaging, educating and empowering patients in the management of their own health. Read more »
Atul Gawande, Author, The Checklist Manifesto and Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End; Staff Writer, The New Yorker; Professor, Harvard Medical School, Harvard School of Public Health
Alice Huan-mei Chen, M.D., M.P.H., Chief Integration Officer, Director of the Center for Innovation in Access and Quality, and Director of the eReferral Program, San Francisco General Hospital; Professor of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco — Moderator Read more »