HEALTHNEXT

Do you love TED talks?

If so, don’t miss HealthNext, an official TEDxNashville event focused on health and healthcare. Like your favorite TED talks, each talk at TEDxNashville’s HealthNext event will be delivered by an expert in only 18-minutes or less, giving you a fast-paced, mind-bending, deep dive into an important idea. At this unique, half-day event, all talks will be related to health and healthcare. In addition, at HealthNext you will also experience creative performances by innovative artists. Tickets will sell out quickly; buy yours today.

Date: Friday, August 4th, 2017  
Time:
1:00PM – 5:00PM, special reception, TEDx at Twilight, to follow
Location: 
Schermerhorn Symphony Center 
Tickets:
$50 
Groups of 10 or more:
$37.50 each   

SPEAKERS


Dr. Jennifer Adair

Gene therapist
Putting gene therapy on the table 

Gary F. Gaston

Civic Design Director
Improving public health through community design, citizen engagement, and the built environment 

Dr. Kevin Johnson

Healthcare Technology Maven
Can A Second Grader Fix Healthcare? 

Kelly McQueen

Kelly McQueen, MD, MPH

Anesthesiologist to 5 Billion in need
Solving The Global Anesthesia Crisis

Amy Richardson

Immigrant Health Advocate
Transforming The Health Of Local Communities – Through International Success Stories 

Josh Robbins

Positive Social Activist
How Blogging And Social Media Are Changing The Way We Manage Chronic Diseases 

Matthew Russell

Machine Learning Realist
How Artificial Intelligence Will Help Make Us Stronger, Faster, and Harder to Kill 

Dr. Steffanie Strathdee

Global health solution seeker

Sewage Saved My Husband’s Life. Someday It Could Save Yours. 

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Jens Titze

Salt and water metabolism researcher

Challenging scientific comfort zones

Dr. Robert Webster

Roboticist, Entrepreneur, and Professor
Reaching the Unreachable (With Needle-Sized Robots) 

Dr. Cheryl Whitaker

Healthcare whisperer
Taking Healthcare To The Streets  
Date: Friday, August 4th, 2017  
Time:
1:00PM – 5:00PM, special reception, TEDx at Twilight, to follow
Location: 
Schermerhorn Symphony Center 
Tickets:
$50 
Groups of 10 or more:
$37.50 each