Life Sciences and Healthcare sessions will draw on the rich local legacy ranging from cutting edge applications of robotics in medicine to advances in personalized medical devices and care delivery. From Integrative medical approaches incorporating centuries’ old knowledge to state of the art genetically driven treatments, the sessions will explore the future of medicine and how it will impact your finances and your wellbeing.
Mind Body Medicine: True health requires the balance of all vital functions in the body. While this was always known in eastern health sciences, western science is providing fascinating insights into the why and how of practices of yoga, nutrition and stress relief can help prevent and manage chronic diseases?
The Rise of Machines – Future of Medical Devices: Robots in surgeries, high-resolution imaging devices, and faster diagnostic laboratory devices demand big capital investments, but offer huge payback via higher accuracy, shorter medical procedures, and enabling novel techniques. Will they help or overwhelm?
Advances in Vaccines: Prevention is always better than cure. Vaccines are perhaps the single most valuable tool in preventing major epidemics in the world. What are the latest advances in vaccine science? Can vaccines be accessible to rich and poor nations alike?
The Doctors Are Seeing You Now – Delivering Healthcare Efficiently: As we reach 9 Billion by 2045, providing Healthcare to that top-heavy population pyramid will need efficiency innovations. Prevention, monitoring, and leveraging remote connectivity will yield the best bang for bucks, and muscles. How will we enable a shrinking supply of doctors and nurses help us stay healthy longer, farther, and hopefully cheaper?
Microbiome: Bugs are Friends for Life: 100 Trillion microbes call your body home. They are your best friends. Keep them healthy and you will remain healthy. Learn about the latest innovations and therapeutics based on gut microbiome that has far reaching implications from improving your immunity to curing metabolic diseases.
Personalized Medicines: Learn how the latest advances in genomics and proteomics can help deliver more precise health outcomes.
Peeking into the Future of Therapeutics: You will hear from the industry experts how some of the newest technologies in the lab will transform the drug development. Ranging from the advances in genomics to nanotechnologies to synthetic biology, new inventions taking shape now are expected to treat intractable diseases.