September 15, 2015
- 8:30 AM
Commonwealth North is
proud to host international speaker and author, Dave deBronkart Tuesday, September 15th, 7:30am
– 8:30am, at the Hilton Anchorage Hotel.
deBronkart, known on the internet as e-Patient Dave, is the author of the
highly rated Let Patients Help: A Patient
Engagement Handbook and one of the world’s leading advocates for patient
engagement. After beating stage IV kidney cancer in 2007 he became a blogger,
health policy advisor and international keynote speaker. An accomplished
speaker in his professional life before cancer, he is today the best-known
spokesman for the patient engagement movement, attending nearly 300 conferences
and policy meetings internationally, including testifying in Washington for
patient access to the medical record under Meaningful Use.
A co-founder and current co-chair of the Society for
Participatory Medicine, e-Patient Dave has appeared in Time, U.S. News, USA
Today, Wired, MIT Technology Review, and the HealthLeaders cover story “Patient
of the Future.” His writings have been published in the British Medical
Journal, the Society for General Internal Medicine Forum, iHealthBeat, and the
conference journal of the American Society for Clinical Oncology. In 2009
HealthLeaders named him and his doctor to their annual list of “20 People Who
Make Healthcare Better,” and he’s appeared on the cover of Healthcare IT News
and the Australian GP magazine Good Practice.
Dave’s TED Talk Let Patients Help went viral, for
years was in the top half of the most viewed TED Talks of all time with over a
half million views; volunteers have added subtitles in 26 languages, indicating
the global appeal of his message. In 2012 the National Library of Medicine
announced that it’s capturing his blog in its History of Medicine Division.
More information about
Dave deBronkart can be found on his website: www.epatientdave.com.
Members $20, Non-members $35
GOLD LEVEL ($2,500) - A seat at the head table.
A table of 8 at the event. Premium logo placement at the event and linked on
our web site. Recognition in our promotional materials, at the event, on the
Commonwealth North website, and in our Annual Report.
SILVER LEVEL ($1,000) - Table of 8 at the event. Logo
placement at the event, recognition at the event, on the Commonwealth North
website, and in our Annual Report.
BRONZE LEVEL ($500) - Two tickets to the event. Logo
placement at the event, recognition at the event, on our website & in our