The Top 5 Healthcare Conferences to Attend in 2019-2020

Staying on top of the ever-evolving landscape of healthcare means you have to get out from behind the computer screen and see first-hand what new and exciting innovations are out there. Knowing the right conferences to attend can help you make sure you are always maximizing your time, budget and networking goals. That's why we put together a list of our top 5 healthcare conferences you might want to check out in 2019-2020.

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1) HLTH

When: October 27th - 30th 2019

Where: Las Vegas, NV

Description: HLTH brings together over 5,000 attendees who are working to actualize the most promising opportunities to improve health.



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2) MedTech Impact on Wellness

When: December 13th-15th, 2019

Where: Las Vegas, NV

Description: Health 2.0 showcases the newest technologies in healthcare by hosting a series of conferences around the world. Their conferences include pitch competitions, panel discussions and product demonstrations.

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3) JP Morgan Healthcare Conference

When: January 13th - January 16th 2020

Where: San Francisco, CA

Description: Since 1983, the JP Morgan Healthcare conference has been bringing together industry leaders, emerging fast-growth companies, innovative technology creators, and members of the investment community.

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4) HIMSS2020

When: March 9th-13th, 2020

Where: Orlando, FL

Description: HIMSS20 is the leading health information and technology conference, bringing together nearly 45,000 professionals from 90+ countries for the education, innovation and collaboration they need to transform health around the world through information and technology- all at one time, all in one place.

Choose from 300+ education sessions, 1,300+ vendors, hundreds of special programs and endless networking events.

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5) SXSW (South by Southwest)

When: March 13th - March 22nd 2020

Where: Austin, TX

Description: While SXSW is known for the music, it also has a great Health & MedTech track that focuses on the newest technologies and advances being applied to well-being and healthcare.

 
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Top 6 Healthcare Resources to Follow in 2019

Healthcare is constantly changing. To stay on top of all of the changes it can take a team. Knowing the right people to follow and the right resources to look to can make it a whole lot easier. That’s why we thought we’d put together a list of our Top 6 Healthcare Resources we think you should start following to stay on top of the constantly evolving healthcare landscape.

1) A HEALTHY DOSE

PODCAST

A podcast from Steve Kraus, Healthcare Partner at Bessemer Venture Partners and Trevor Price, Founder and CEO of Oxeon Partners.

Check It Out

2) GIST HEALTHCARE’S WEEKLY GIST

E-NEWSLETTER

The Weekly Gist distills the latest healthcare news, trends and conversations with industry leaders into actionable guidance for healthcare CEOs and senior executives.

Check It Out

3) AN AMERICAN SICKNESS

BOOK

It is hard for many to see how healthcare became such a tangled mess. Author Elizabeth Rosenthal breaks healthcare down and describes how it became such a large business in this book.

Check It Out

4) ATUL GAWANDE

TWITTER

Atul Gawande is the CEO of Haven, joint venture between Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway, and JPMorgan Chase. He regularly tweets relevant news and research.

Check It Out

5) VENTURE VALKYRIE

NEWSLETTER + PODCAST

Venture Valkyrie is home to both a weekly newsletter and podcast started by Lisa Suennen. Lisa is a venture capital investor and the managing partner of Venture Valkyrie. Prior to her current role, she was Senior Managing Director of GE Ventures.

Check It Out

6) THE KECKLEY REPORT

BOOK

Written by Paul Keckley, he seeks to simplify the world of health policy and key industry trends.

Check It Out

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