“The Future of Healthcare will be driven by the Open Source Community”
Toronto, Ontario, Canada – July 28, 2015: Open Source Health Inc. (CSE:OSH), a cloud based integrative and precision healthcare platform that puts control into the hands of women to educate, advocate and collaborate on their own healthcare is pleased to announce it’s Executive Chairman, Gary Bartholomew, will present on the main stage at the 2015 OSEHRA Summit in Washington on July 29, 2015.
“This is an important summit relating to open source technology in the healthcare industry which is on the verge of a revolution”, states Executive Chairman, Gary Bartholomew, Open Source Health Inc. “We are re-defining the next generation healthcare platform by incorporating big data and artificial intelligence to deliver personalized medicine at the molecular level”.
Mr. Bartholomew will discuss The Future of Healthcare and the underlying big data-AI architecture required to deliver personalized medicine globally. The economics of delivering an individual molecular profile to each person is now in reach. Ten years ago it took $1 billion and a year to sequence a person’s genome, now its $1,000 and 1 day. With emerging new technology this will soon be done in one hour costing $100, triggering the mass adoption of personalized and preventive medicine. Beyond the genome are open source developments in the proteome, microbiome, metabolome along with quantified self, using wearable devices and “At-Home” nanotechnology sensors such as the hormone sensor under development at OSH. OSH is leading the development of the big data-AI model architecture that is needed to store and analyse all of this molecular data.
OSH leads the open source community in the development of the big data-AI platform to deliver this to the masses and curate personalized healthcare programs based on data. This is the next generation Electronic Health Record that will transform the healthcare system, empower the patient and significantly drive down healthcare costs.
Mr. Bartholomew sits on the opening discussion panel, July 29 at 9:20am discussing the latest developments in open source technology for healthcare and speaks later that day at 1:45PM on Open Source is the Future of Healthcare.
About 2015 OSEHRA Open Source Summit
Looking to gain expertise in both public and private sector open source health IT? Want to collaborate on global state-of-the-art solutions for electronic health records, and population health tool development? Need access to domestic and international market opportunities? Then OSEHRA’s 4th annual Open Source Summit, held just outside of Washington, DC from July 29-31, 2015, is the place for you. Nearly 400 industry leaders, federal and state government officials, academics, clinicians, developers, and researchers participated in the 2014 OSEHRA Open Source Summit—with representation from the United States, Canada, India, Jordan, Mexico, Romania, South Korea, and the United Kingdom. Do not miss your opportunity to join them this year!
For more information about the Summit, visit 2015 OSEHRA Open Source Summit
About OSEHRA (Open Source Electronic Health Record Alliance)
OSEHRA’s Mission is: “Build and support an open source community of users, developers, service providers, and researchers engaged in advancing electronic health record software and related health information technology.” OSEHRA’s mission includes the creation of a vendor-neutral community for the creation, evolution, promotion and support of an open source Electronic Health Record. This community will operate with the transparency and agility that characterize open source software initiatives. This entails not only the development of a community of software experts, clinicians, and implementers, but also a robust ecosystem of complementary products, capabilities and services.
For more information, visit www.osehra.org
About Open Source Health Inc.:
Open Source Health takes a truly patient-centered approach and is in the business of providing a real-time integrative and personalized healthcare solution for women in an open source architecture. Open Source Health Inc. is set to lead the current healthcare revolution by leveraging the latest trends in digital health, personalized health, social health, and participatory medicine.
For more information, visit www.opensourcehealth.com
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