- Trends and Challenges
- Collaborative Healthcare
- Telehealth Applications
- Telemedicine Regulatory Policy, Reimbursement, HIPAA, Licensure
- Guest Speaker: Julian Bravo, MD
- Technology demonstration and discussion featuring Polycom and GlobalMed
Date: Tuesday, July 1, 2014
Check in: 11:00am
Presentation will start at 11:30am - 1:30pm
Lunch to be served at 12:30pm
Registration Deadline: Monday, June 30, 2014
Ronald L. Emerson
RN BSN is Global Director Of Healthcare for Polycom
Ron Emerson RN BSN is Global Director of Healthcare for Polycom. He is a former member of the board of Directors for the American Telemedicine Association and Chair of the Industry Council. He has more than 17-years experience in the healthcare industry. He is recognised as a thought leader in Telehealth, having developed a variety of innovative video-based clinical, medical education and social service applications, and consulted on telehealth deployments worldwide. He also held the position of Executive Director for a large telemedicine operation in the United States, where he was responsible for the efficient provision of services to 350 sites. Mr. Emerson was the recipient of the 2010 American Telemedicine Association Industry Council Award for his leadership in the advancement of Telehealth.
Julian Bravo, MD
Dr. Bravo completed his Internship at Lincoln Hospital in New York (Cornell) and his Residency Training in Psychiatry at Harvard University. He has worked in Community Mental Health for several years and has served as Chief of Psychiatry for AOP Mental Health Center with the South Carolina Department of Mental Health. Since 2011 Dr. Bravo has been practicing psychiatry exclusively via telemedicine as Medical Director and staff physician at MTN Healthcare Group. He is Certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology and has special Interests in the areas of Psychotic disorders, Mood Disorders and Tele-psychiatry. Dr, Bravo has provided over 20 thousand Telemedicine consulations since joining MTN Healthcare.