IoT and the Healthcare Industry: Creating Smarter Healthcare for 2018
Over the years, the convergence of the Internet-of-Things (IoT) and healthcare has rapidly improved. From simple transactions like patient monitoring to more complex processes such as diagnosis and treatment, there is no denying that healthcare IoT is becoming a fast-growing trend today. Furthermore, by redefining doctor-and-patient relationship through the use of apps and media devices, IoT is helping transform the healthcare industry to become "smarter" and more inter-connected.
Indeed, the rise of modern media and technology has opened immense possibilities for important industries, like healthcare.
Listen as a panel of distinguished professionals organized by The Knowledge Group provide the audience with the current and emerging trends with respect to healthcare-IoT integration. Speakers will also give helpful tips and strategies for healthcare professionals in creating smarter healthcare in 2018 and beyond.
This LIVE Webcast will discuss the following key provisions:
- The Evolution of IoT in Healthcare
- Common Processes involving IoT and Healthcare
- The Benefits and Perils of IoT in Healthcare
- Latest Updates and Developments
- Emerging Trends in 2018
Helen Kathryn Downs, Founding Partner
Law in Motion: Downs, LLC
- Examples of IoT-based innovations in the healthcare sector
- Managing risk when developing and applying IoT technology to improve healthcare
- Strategic legal considerations in addition to cybersecurity
Jessica M. Heinz, Attorney
Cipriani & Werner, PC
- Vulnerability Connected Devices
- Regulatory Landscape—How FDA and Other Government Agencies Handling
- Legal Theories in Cyber Related Claims
Sameer Gokhale, Partner
Oblon, McClelland, Maier & Neustadt, L.L.P.
- Why are patents in IoT different than other types of patents?
- Strategies/Objectives for securing patents on IoT-related healthcare innovations
- Unique challenges to obtaining enforceable patents in this space in the U.S.
Who Should Attend:
- Privacy and Data Security Lawyers
- Chief Information Officers
- Chief Technology Officers
- Chief Information Security Officers
- Data Security Officers
- Data Management Officers
- Medical Technicians
- IT Professionals
- Smart Device Manufacturers
- Healthcare Institutions
In 2017, Helen Kathryn Downs formed Law in Motion, a woman-owned litigation and trial boutique, with an emphasis on product liability litigation, class actions and mass torts, and financial services litigation. The firm provides cutting-edge advisory and litigation services for a variety of clients, including those investing in the “Internet of Things” and other emerging technologies – robotics, drones, machine learning, artificial intelligence, and genetics – that are poised to cause paradigm shifts in traditional liability concepts. Taking a lesson from its innovative clients, Law in Motion seeks out transformational business tools to provide more meaningful insights and value, seamless collaboration, and pragmatic, cost-effective results.
In 2017, Helen Kathryn Downs formed Law in Motion, a woman-owned litigation and trial boutique, with an emphasis on product …
Mrs. Heinz is an associate at the firm of Cipriani & Werner. She serves as national counsel for multiple international and domestic companies, and is an appellate specialist for Cipriani & Werner, P.C.. Her areas of concentration include life science litigation, products liability, cyber security and medical malpractice litigation. She serves as counsel in several state and federal mass tort litigations representing manufacturers and distributors of pharmaceuticals, prosthetics, skincare products, surgical mesh, and various surgical devices. Mrs. Heinz has also defensed clients in consumer contract disputes and insurance bad faith matters, and she is a member of the Information Privacy and Data Security Team.
Mrs. Heinz is an associate at the firm of Cipriani & Werner. She serves as national counsel for multiple international …
Sameer Gokhale is a partner in the Oblon firm's Electrical Patent Prosecution group. He prosecutes patents for a diverse clientele in the electrical and mechanical fields, including printing and copying technology, semiconductors and semiconductor manufacturing, display systems, digital rights management, personal electronic devices, and biomedical devices. Additionally, as a wireless industry patent attorney, he has prosecuted patents for wireless communications technologies. Mr. Gokhale is a knowledge leader at Oblon in the topics of functional claiming and statutory subject matter. Mr. Gokhale has given several presentations on how recent changes in U.S. patent law impact patent prosecution and patent enforceability related to computer-based technologies, with an emphasis on the Internet of Things (IoT) and cloud computing.
Sameer Gokhale is a partner in the Oblon firm's Electrical Patent Prosecution group. He prosecutes patents for a diverse clientele in …
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About Law in Motion: Downs, LLC
Law in Motion: Downs, LLC handles a variety of legal issues -- large and small -- driven by the founder's mission to form authentic, in-depth relationships with clients, aligning with their goals by having skin in the game.
Here's just one example of what sets the firm apart: Law in Motion stays abreast of evolving research on the workings of the human mind and social relationships to take persuasiveness to the next level in negotiations, discovery and trial.
About Cipriani & Werner, PC
Cipriani & Werner, P.C. is a mid-Atlantic litigation law firm that is well established in the defense of businesses and insurers in the areas of life sciences, cyber security, premises, transportation, professional and general liability, workers’ compensation and employment matters, as well as construction and commercial litigation, bringing a consistent, aggressive persona to our practice in Pennsylvania, New Jersey, West Virginia, Delaware, Maryland, Baltimore and Washington, DC.
We have built our reputation upon our commitment to service. Our clients know that we consistently provide the most thorough and aggressive representation of their interests. Whether the attention is on the demands of the courtroom, or simply prompt communication with our clients, Cipriani & Werner, P.C. has survived and prospered primarily because of our ability to successfully provide such service.
About Oblon, McClelland, Maier & Neustadt, L.L.P.
Oblon is one of the largest law firms in the United States focused exclusively on intellectual property law. The Firm has obtained more U.S. utility patents than any other firm in the world for over 27 consecutive years. Oblon's attorneys and professionals collectively offer decades of USPTO insight and expertise.