Increasingly, telemedicine and other innovative medical solutions have been proven to reduce cost of health care and broaden reach, generating attention and becoming the subject of many public-private partnerships in the region. Important innovations in the logistics sector are also enhancing reach of impactful drugs and other medical supplies across Latin America. This program convened a diverse audience comprised of private sector representatives from the pharmaceutical, logistics, and technology sectors in addition to representatives from NGOs, media, government, and academia.
- David Fox, Vice President, Head of Business Development (Former Head of Life Sciences, Healthcare, and Chemicals), DHL Global Forwarding Americas
- James Hogan, President, Medtronic Latin America
- Gustavo Menendez-Bernales, Managing Director, Internet Business Solutions, Cisco Systems
- Scott C. Simmons, Director of TeleHealth, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine (moderator)
Congressman Rogério Carvalho, Brazilian Chamber of Deputies (PT/Sergipe) – via videoconference