Science Pub Portland - Hollywood Theater

Date: Dec. 2, 2013 Time: 7-9pm Located at: Hollywood Theater, 4122 NE Sandy Blvd, Portland
Who is this for: 21+ (or minor with adult) Cost: $5 suggested donation

Science Pub Portland - Hollywood Theater

Innovation in Life Science: How Technology is Redefining Healthcare
with Eric Dishman, Intel Fellow and General Manager, Intel Health & Life Sciences 

For more than 15 years, Intel has been conducting cutting edge R&D around the world to address global transformations in health and aging. Intel Fellow Eric Dishman will describe Intel’s journey, his own journey as a “patient entrepreneur,” and Intel’s focus on developing a “personal health” model of care for the 21st century.

Eric Dishman is an Intel Fellow and general manager of Intel’s Health & Life Sciences. He founded the product research and innovation team responsible for driving Intel’s worldwide healthcare research, new product innovation, strategic planning, and health policy and standards activities.

Dishman is recognized globally for driving healthcare reform through home and community-based technologies and services, with a focus on enabling independent living for seniors. His work has been featured in USA Today, The New York Times, Washington Post and Businessweek, and The Wall Street Journal named him one of “12 People Who Are Changing Your Retirement.” He has co-founded organizations devoted to advancing independent living, including the Technology Research for Independent Living Centre, the Center for Aging Services Technologies, the Everyday Technologies for Alzheimer’s Care program, and the Oregon Center for Aging & Technology.


Science Pub Portland - Hollywood Theater is a monthly event open to anyone aged 21+ (or minor with adult). No RSVP or scientific background required. Just bring your curiosity, sense of humor, and appetite for food, drinks, and knowledge! 
$5.00 suggested cover charge. Tell your friends. We hope to see you there!
Questions? E-mail sciencepub@omsi.edu.