Keynote speaker Joel Selanikio is an award-winning physician, futurist, and emergency responder. He has consulted multiple industries with his knowledge around healthcare, global healthcare, and the pharmaceutical industry. Dr. Joel Selanikio's rich career background has allowed him to observe and leverage the tremendous technological changes of our time while offering insight to companies to stay relevant.
Why book speaker Dr. Joel Selanikio?
- Dr. Joel Selanikio engages audience members to think differently about the future of health, the intersection of health, technology, and business. He provides fresh ideas about the progression of the health care industry and how to stay up to date with relevant industry information.
- Speaker Dr. Joel Selanikio understands the origin of current trends and the implication of recent advances. He includes healthcare, the pharmaceutical industry, global health, and humanitarian work in his keynotes.
Speaker Dr. Joel Selanikio is a physician, TED speaker, inventor, emergency responder, and consultant working in the fields of technology, healthcare, artificial intelligence, entrepreneurship, social innovation, big data, child health, and disaster response.
A founding member of the World Health Organization’s Digital Health Roster of Experts, he is the winner of both the Wall Street Journal Technology Innovation Award for Healthcare and the $100,000 Lemelson-MIT Award for Sustainable Innovation for the development of the Magpi mobile data collection system, the first cloud-based application created for global health and international development.
Dr. Selanikio has consulted and spoken at Davos, Foo Camp, WHO, UNICEF, IFRC, Harvard, MIT, Stanford, Google, DARPA, CNN, Fox News, the Clinton Global Initiative, the Royal Society of Medicine, and for the pharmaceutical and healthcare industry – and has been profiled by the Guardian, Wired, Forbes, TED, The Economist, The Wall Street Journal, Fox News, the BBC, NPR, Information Week, and the Washington Post, among many other publications.
An emergency responder and former CDC epidemiologist and outbreak investigator, he was the lead physician at the IMC Ebola Treatment Center at Lunsar, Sierra Leone. In 2020, Dr. Joel Selanikio is also able to inform any organization with knowledge surrounding the global epidemic of the Coronavirus.
As an officer of the Public Health Service, Dr. Selanikio served as Chief of Operations for the HHS Secretary’s Emergency Command Center after the 9/11 attacks. Joel was given the Haverford Award for Humanitarian Service for his work in treating tsunami victims in Aceh.
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