December 13, 2016
NEWBURGH, N.Y. -
Ruobing Xia, co-founder of Life Science Quest, leads the
discussion at the “Innovation and Technology Convergence in
Healthcare and Life Science Industry” event, hosted by Mount Saint
Mount Saint Mary College recently hosted the “Innovation and
Technology Convergence in Healthcare and Life Science Industry”
roundtable discussion, featuring several leaders in the field.
The event focused on trends and innovations and how they are
poised to influence the healthcare and life science industries.
Topics included technology, business planning /budgeting, rapidly
developing artificial intelligence and the changing landscape of
medical specialists; and improving professional development.
Featured speakers were:
- Stephan Klaschka, strategic innovation consultant with more
than 25 years of international work experience from start-ups to
global corporations across bio pharmaceutical, healthcare, and
- Alexander Natanzon, technological innovator and multiple "GE
Innovator of the Year" winner. Natanzon holds 17 patents in Medical
Imaging and Space Technology and 38 years of experience in
technology development. He is the founder of two successful
startups in medical imaging and robotic surgery.
- Dmitry Pavlov, IT solution architect, GE Healthcare
- Steven Yu, president of Sino-American Pharmaceutical
Professionals Association, Connecticut and principal scientist in
New Biological Entities group at Boehringer Ingelheim.
- Ruobing Xia, co-founder of Life Science Quest. Her primary foci
are global strategy, business development, and marketing
The event was presented by Life Science Quest, LLC and
Sino-American Pharmaceutical Professionals Association, Connecticut
Mount Saint Mary College psychology professor Lawrence
Force, a gerontologist and director of the college’s Center on
Aging and Policy (center), discusses the changing needs of the
elderly in today’s healthcare system.