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Disruptive Solutions in Healthcare: Making groundbreaking med-tech ideas a reality

December 16, 2015 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm


Please join us for our last Visionary Series Meetup of 2015 as we welcome John Brooks III for networking and a discussion on December 16th. In particular, we’re going to be talking about the interconnected healthcare industry, and what it takes to make innovative ideas flourish in this sometimes challenging and complex space.

John L. Brooks III is the President and Chief Executive Officer of Arete Worldwide LLC. Arete accelerates and scales innovative solutions in obesity, pre-diabetes, and diabetes through an open, collaborative, and global network of committed thought leaders, partners, research and clinical innovators, donors, and entrepreneurs.

Mr. Brooks is the former President and Chief Executive Officer of the Joslin Diabetes Center, a Boston based diabetes research, clinical care, and education organization. Mr. Brooks is a well-known life sciences executive. He has co-founded six life sciences companies, including Insulet (PODD), a disruptive insulin delivery company. He is a principal of Healthcare Capital LLC, which advises early-stage life sciences companies, and he was a co-founder of Prism Venture Partners, a $1.25B venture capital firm. Refreshments provided by Helbling (6pm-8pm).

6:00-6:30 Refreshments (Swiss Bakers) and Networking
6:30-7:30 John Brooks III, Intro and Q&A
7:30-8:00 Networking Then join us for the afterparty at Firebrand Saints!




December 16, 2015
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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