OECD Forum Virtual Event: Healthcare in the Digital Age

GCOA’s CEO, Mike Hodin, joined OECD Deputy Secretary General Knudsen and other global leaders on a virtual panel, Healthcare in the Digital Age, as part of an OECD Forum series.

Panelists:

Shwen Gwee, Vice President and Head of Global Digital Strategy, BMS

Michael Hodin, CEO, Global Coalition on Aging

Kamran Khan, Founder & CEO, BlueDot, Canada

Ulrik Vestergaard Knudsen, Deputy Secretary General, OECD

Stefano Scarpetta, Director, Employment, Labour and Social Affairs, OECD

Esti Shelly, Director, Digital Health, Ministry of Health, Israel

Angela Spatharou, Partner, McKinsey

The COVID-19 pandemic has provided a powerful impetus to accelerate the digitalisation of healthcare. From improved early warning tools to enhanced diagnosis capacities and personalised treatments, there are few domains in which Artificial Intelligence (AI) and digital technologies have as much potential as in healthcare. Yet, there are also very few sectors that embody as well the significant risks and challenges that we face in harnessing digital innovation.

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