2019 Speakers

The Honorable Stephen K. Benjamin

The Honorable Stephen K. Benjamin

President of the US Conference of Mayors • Mayor of Columbia, South Carolina

Dana Nicholson Bledsoe, DHA, MBA, MS, RN, NEA-BC, FACHE

President, Nemours Children’s Hospital • Enterprise Vice President, Nemours Children’s Health System

Zsolt Bognár

World Renowned Concert Pianist • Mental Health Advocate

W. E. Bosarge, PhD

Co-founder, CEO, and Chairman Emeritus, Quantlab Financial, LLC • Founder, Capital Technologies, Inc. • Founder and Chairman, Black Beret Life Sciences, LLC

David Brailer, MD

Chairman, Health Evolution Partners • National Coordinator for Health Information Technology, HHS

John Hope Bryant

Chairman & CEO, Operation HOPE, Inc.

Suzy Amis Cameron

Founder, The OMD Movement • Founder, Plant Power Task Force • Founder, MUSE School CA • Founder, Verdient Foods

Richard Carmona, MD, MPH, FACS

17th Surgeon General of the United States; Chief of Health Innovations, Canyon Ranch; Distinguished Laureate Professor, University of Arizona; Chairman, Lake Nona Impact Forum, Advisory Board

Steve Case

Chairman & CEO, Revolution LLC • Founder, AOL

Craig Cogut

Chairman & Chief Executive Officer, Pegasus Capital Advisors, L.P.

John Crowley

Executive Chairman, Amicus Therapeutics; Incoming CEO, Biotechnology Innovation Organization

Ronald A. DePinho, MD

Professor and Past President, MD Anderson Cancer Center

Joaquin Duato

Vice Chairman of the Executive Committee, Johnson & Johnson

Tricia Edris

Chief Strategy Officer, Advent Health

Cathy Engelbert

Chief Executive Officer, Deloitte

Renée Fleming

World Renowned Soprano; World Health Organization Goodwill Ambassador for Arts and Health

Patrick Geraghty

President & CEO, GuideWell

Chris Grant

COO & Executive Vice President, Kaiser Permanente, The Permanente Federation, LLC

Gordon Gray

President, Mayhem Pictures • Hollywood Movie Producer • Founder, The Charlotte and Gwenyth Gray Foundation

Sanjay Gupta, MD

Multiple Emmy®-award winning Chief Medical Correspondent, CNN; Founder & Co Host, LIFE ITSELF; Emory, Associate Chief of Neurosurgery

Grant Hill

Vice Chair, Atlanta Hawks • Seven-time NBA All Star • Broadcaster, CBS Sports, Turner Sports, NBA TV

Leroy E. Hood MD, PhD

SVP & Chief Science Officer, Providence St. Joseph Health • Chief Strategy Officer, Co-founder and Professor, Institute for Systems Biology

Naveen Jain

Naveen Jain

Founder & CEO, Viome, Inc. • Board of Trustees, X Prize • Board of Directors, Singularity University

Smith L. Johnston III, MD, MS

Chief Medical Officer Axiom Space Inc. • Medical Officer/Flight Surgeon NASA Johnson Space Center • Member of the Clinical Faculties at Dept. of Aerospace Medicine, University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston, TX and the Dept. of Population & Public Health Sciences, Wright State University

Billie Jean King

Co-Founder, Billie Jean King Leadership Initiative • Co-Founder, World Team Tennis