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Keynote and Plenary Speaker Information

Eric Topol, MD, MACP

Eric Topol, MD

Eric Topol is the Founder and Director of the Scripps Research Translational Institute, Professor, Molecular Medicine, and Executive Vice-President of Scripps Research. He has published over 1,200 peer-reviewed articles, with more than 325,000 citations, elected to the National Academy of Medicine, and is one of the top 10 most cited researchers in medicine. His principal scientific focus has been on individualized medicine using genomic, digital and A.I. tools.

He authored three bestseller books on the future of medicine: The Creative Destruction of Medicine, The Patient Will See You Now, and Deep Medicine: How Artificial Intelligence Can Make Healthcare Human Again. Eric Topol is the principal investigator to two large NIH grants, the All of Us Research Program that supports precision medicine and a Clinical and Translational Science (CTSA) Award that promotes innovation in medicine. He was the founder of a new medical school at Cleveland Clinic (Lerner College of Medicine), was commissioned by the UK to lead a review of their National Health Service, and is active clinically as a cardiologist. Additionally, Topol is Editor-in-Chief of Medscape, publishes the Substack newsletter “Ground Truths, “and maintains a strong presence on social media on Twitter (@erictopol) with over 680,000 followers.

Thursday, April 18

Opening Ceremony and Keynote Speaker

How A.I. Will Change Medicine
9:15–10:15 a.m. • Hall B2, Boston Convention and Exhibit Center

Open to all attendees. No tickets required.

Friday Breaking News Plenary – panel discussion

Christine Laine

New in Annals of Internal Medicine: Hear it First from the Authors

Christine Laine, MD, MPH, Editor-in-Chief of Annals of Internal Medicine will moderate a discussion with authors of three late-breaking research studies covering important clinical topics.

Christine Laine, MD, MPH, is Editor in Chief of Annals of Internal Medicine. She is Professor of Medicine in the Division of Internal Medicine at the Sidney Kimmel Medical College, Thomas Jefferson University in Philadelphia, where she is active in patient care and teaching. Dr. Laine first joined Annals in June 1995 as the journal's first general internal medicine Associate Editor and the first woman to fill an Associate Editor position at the journal. She became a Deputy Editor in 1998 and Senior Deputy Editor in April 2008. In July 2009, Dr. Laine became the youngest and first solo female Editor in Chief of Annals of Internal Medicine and a Senior Vice President at the American College of Physicians.

Friday, April 19 | 9:15-10:15 a.m. ∙ CC Hall B2

Open to all attendees. No tickets required.