Senior Advisor for Healthcare, FTI Consulting
After more than twenty years, Petra has recently established Health Connnect Partners, a conultancy pracitce focusing on legal, regulatory and policy issues in eHealth. She is also works as a Senior Advisor in the large international consultancy firm FTI Consulting, leading the healthcare team in Brussels. Her previous professional experience include CEO of the International Diabetes Federation, promoting better and more integrated care for people living with diabetes; a seven year period in eHealth technology with Cisco and eight years with the European Commission working on eHealth policy, and in particular use of patient data to drive better care. Petra has a doctorate in Public Health Law from Oxford University.
Organised by patients and caregivers for patients and caregivers, Patients 2.0 proposes a very interactive forum where patient conversations and sharing of experiences are encouraged. The event includes a showcase of innovative Health 2.0 solutions for patient-provider communications and shared decision-making, and addresses specific challenges we need to overcome in order to truly place patients at the center of the care team. Although this year's Forum will focus on a specific therapeutic area (Diabetes), the event remains free of charge for all patients, whether they are registered to attend the rest of the conference or not. Please contact Rebeka Gyorfi at email@example.com to request your invitation today! Free for patients, other stakeholders need to be registered and are accepted on a first come first served basis.