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Harnessing digital platforms to accelerate R&D and drive proper adoption of cognitive and brain health tools

Pioneers in education, medicine and pharma discussed new data-rich approaches to help assess what works and what doesn’t, and for whom, accelerating R&D initiatives and proper adoption cognitive and brain health tools.

  • Chair: Alvaro Fernandez, CEO & Editor-in-Chief of SharpBrains
  • Richard Varn, Director of the Center for Advanced Technology and Neuroscience at Educational Testing Service (ETS)
  • Dr. Brian Iacoviello, Director of Scientific Affairs at Click Therapeutics
  • Dr. Gahan Pandina, Senior Director, Venture Leader at Janssen Research & Development
  • Dr. Sarah Banks, Head of Neuropsychology at the Cleveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health

These presentations took place at the 2016 SharpBrains Virtual Summit: Reinventing Brain Health in the Digital Age (December 6-8th, 2016).

The 2016 SharpBrains Virtual Summit ending with Expo Day today

“The SharpBrains Summit is unique in its impressive ability to unite a diverse collection of cutting-edge thinkers in a virtual conference that is shared globally without a hitch.” — Dr. Adam Gazzaley, Director of the Neuroscience Imaging Center at UCSF

The 2016 SharpBrains Virtual Summit is going on strong, with an exceptional Expo Day agenda today.

Registered Summit Participants can login following instructions Here (We also sent all information via email).

It is an honor to count on an unparalleled Speaker Roster and on 200+ participants in 18 countries.

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Take cognitive/ emotional assessments and therapies to scale

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Looking forward to the virtual summit next week…we can’t wait to explore and discuss, on Tuesday, December 6thhow to Take cognitive/ emotional assessments and therapies to scale. Three digital health entrepreneurs–who have collectively raised over $75 million in venture capital in the last 18 months– and an investor will discuss their respective visions and approaches to revolutionize brain and mental health in areas such as ADHD, substance abuse, and general brain fitness.

  • Chair: Rita Carter, Science writer and BBC Contributor
  • Edward Kliphuis, Investment Director at Merck Ventures
  • Dr. Eddie Martucci, CEO of Akili Interactive Labs
  • Dr. Corey McCann, CEO of Pear Therapeutics
  • Derek Luke, CEO of InteraXon

Learn more & Register Here

Join 100+ Innovators, Experts and Practitioners Reinventing Brain Health in the Digital Age

-- Registrants to the 2016 SharpBrains Virtual Summit, as of November 10th

— Registrants to the 2016 SharpBrains Virtual Summit, as of November 10th

Dear reader,

As mentioned a few days ago via our e-newsletter, and regardless of politics, seven and a half billion people continue to have unique and precious human brains and minds.

Please consider joining the 105 participants registered already for the upcoming 2016 SharpBrains Virtual Summit: Reinventing Brain Health in the Digital Age (December 6-8th). We’d love to count on your perspective, and your organization’s. Please come learn and discuss with many experts and innovators such as Read the rest of this entry »

Announcement: Nine new excellent Speakers @ 2016 SharpBrains Virtual Summit

We are delighted to announce nine new excellent Speakers at the upcoming 2016 SharpBrains Virtual Summit: Reinventing Brain Health in the Digital Age (December 6-8, 2016):

  • Dr. Corey McCann, CEO of Pear Therapeutics
  • Debra Gilmore, Exec­u­tive Director of The Arrow­smith Pro­gram
  • Edward Kliphuis, Investment Director at Merck Ventures
  • Erika Jackson, VP of Training and Operations for Wellcoaches
  • Franck Tarpin-Bernard, Managing Director of Scientific Brain Training (SBT)
  • Mark Watson, Co-Director of the Watson Centre for Brain Health
  • Ron Oberleitner, CEO of Behavior Imaging Solutions
  • Susan Hoffman, Director of the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UC-Berkeley
  • Dr. Uma Vaidyanathan, Scientific Program Manager at the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)

You can explore the Summit Agenda here, Speakers’ bios here, and Register here. Looking forward to a great event!

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