Panel to discuss trends in health information, health technologies

Freeman Staff

May 4, 2015

MADISON — A May 19 panel will address trends in health information and other health technologies during a meeting of the Wisconsin Innovation Network in Madison.

The luncheon will be held at the Sheraton Hotel on Madison’s John Nolen Drive. Registration and networking begin at 11:30 a.m., lunch at noon and the presentation at 12:30 p.m. The cost is $25 for WIN members, $35 for non-members and included with WIN corporate memberships.

Panelists are Michael Barbouche, founder & CEO of  Forward Health Group Inc., Michael Eaton, president of Elli Health, and Mark Gehring, co-founderof  Propeller Health. Tom Still of the Tech Council will moderate as panelists discuss the importance of Madison’s fast-growing health-tech industry, as well as trends and challenges facing the industry and its benefits for people, communities and health-care institutions at home or abroad.

“Along with other hot-spots in Wisconsin, the Madison area has become a hub for health technologies – especially health information,” Still said in a statement. “We’re seeing innovation from a range of health IT, device and products companies that will help save lives and money, while improving delivery and quality of care.”

 To join WIN, go to www.wisconsintechnologycouncil.com or call Maurice Cheeks at 608-442-7557.