Personalized Medicine, Pharmacogenomics, Healthcare IT and the Revolution in Healthcare as We Know it
Nikhil Kumar, President, ApTSi (Applied Technology Solutions, Inc.), US
Modern medicine, driven by changes in Healthcare IT, IT, genomics, economic factors and legal direction is undergoing the fastest change ever seen in the area. In this presentation Nikhil will provide an overview of the Healthcare Continuum, which includes the pharma, payer, provider, ACO and PBM sectors. He will also cover key drivers and disruptive advances in the space. Some of the topics covered will include a systemic model for pharmacogenmics and personalized medicine, the Healthcare Continuum and interoperability constraints and drivers, the impact of the Cloud, SOA and big data, M2M and wearable computing, security constraints and interoperability constraints. There will be a brief section on the application of the SOA RA to the derivation of architectures for the space.
-- Personalized Medicine and Healthcare
-- Healthcare interoperability (CDISC, HL7, Continuaa, etc.)
-- Advance and trends in Healthcare
-- Payer and provider trends, MITA and HCRA
-- Security in Healthcare and Pharma
Nikhil Kumar is a thought leader in Personalized Medicine, Genomics, SOA, Cloud Computing and Enterprise Architecture, with extensive experience in the payer, provider and PBM sectors. His accomplishments include co-chairing the SOA RA Project, large boards, authoring standards, books, and articles, and leading the development of a new PM platform.