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  1. Perfect Timing: Evolving GLBT Suicide Prevention to

    Solo on Friday 9th March

    Luck favors the prepared. Build it and they will come. Pithy statements like these are recited on the belief that it takes movement to start action. Shortly before the “It ...

    At Austin Convention Center, Room 10AB, 3rd floor (map)

  2. Why Invest in Health Tech? to

    Panel on Friday 9th March

    Why Invest in Health Tech? Education, Inspiration, and Funding Advice for (Social) Health Tech Startups. This session is sponsored by Health 2.0 and Boehringer Ingelheim

    At Hilton Austin Downtown, Salon A, 4th floor (map)

  3. Meaningful Use and Beyond: Health Software etc. to

    Book Reading on Friday 9th March

    What is an Electric Health Record (EHR)? In the HITECH Act, the Federal Government both answered the question and rendered it moot. They created a new term, "meaningful use." An ...

    At Austin Convention Center, Ballroom G, 4th floor (map)

  4. A Crash Course in Becoming SuperBetter to

    Solo on Friday 9th March

    In 2009, a mild traumatic brain injury changed the way that game designer Jane McGonigal thought about everything -- literally. She spent a year recovering -- struggling to think clearly, ...

    At Austin Convention Center, Exhibit Hall 5 (map)

  5. Build. Community Is Easy, Saving the World Is Hard to

    Panel on Friday 9th March

    Passion for social issues has been an American ideal from the start. For hundreds of years, foundations and nonprofit organizations have been forming groups to provide support, comfort, and solutions ...

    At Austin Convention Center, Room 6AB, 3rd floor (map)

  6. Funder vs. Funded: Fireside Chats with… to

    Panel on Friday 9th March

    Funders vs. Funded... The Rise of Pharma VC's: A discussion with Pharma about their new VC funds. The Funded: A discussion with recently funded health tech startups. This session is ...

    At Hilton Austin Downtown, Salon A, 4th floor (map)

  7. All Day Event - The iTriage "Power-Up" Lounge to

    on Saturday 10th March

    Need to recharge? iPhone or Tablet going dead? Feet hurting? Come relax in the iTriage Power-Up Lounge. Plug in your electronics at the charge stations and grab a healthy snack ...

    At AT&T Conference Center, Room 301 (map)

  8. Crowdsourcing Cancer Support: A Love Story to

    Dual on Saturday 10th March

    Cancer care and support is changing dramatically as blogging, social media, facebook and mmo gaming become mass media. Trisha Creekmore, aka Tinkerhell, a mother, wife and digital denizen since 1995, ...

    At AT&T Conference Center, Classroom 204 (map)

  9. Feel Rich: Health is the New Wealth to

    Panel on Saturday 10th March

    Forty-time platinum, multi-Grammy and Emmy Award winning producer and digital guru Quincy Jones III (QD3) has turned his attention to a new creative movement: the creation of a health and ...

    At Austin Convention Center, Room 5ABC, 3rd floor (map)

  10. Fit Together: How Fitness Goes High-Tech + Social to

    Panel on Saturday 10th March

    Tools like Nike Plus and FitBit, apps like Lose It, Run Keeper, and Skimble, and communities like Daily Burn and Spark People are helping to change everyday workouts from a ...

    At Omni Downtown, Capital Ballroom (map)

  11. Rethinking Gaming Addiction in Psychotherapy to

    Solo on Saturday 10th March

    Ninety-seven percent of all adolescents in the US play video games, & more than half of the adults in this country play video games regardless of their race or income. ...

    At Austin Convention Center, Room 6AB, 3rd floor (map)

  12. Friending Pharma: Patients, Industry & New Media to

    Panel on Sunday 11th March

    As more and more patients begin using social media as an information source and a support network, it's inevitable that they'll begin to interact with representatives of pharmaceutical companies looking ...

    At AT&T Conference Center, Classroom 204 (map)

  13. How STDs Can Be Good for Your Health to

    Panel on Sunday 11th March

    We’ll let you in on a secret: Socially Transmitted Data (STDs) are good for your health. Updating Twitter, searching for information on Google, texting your friends, and carrying your mobile ...

    At AT&T Conference Center, Classroom 204 (map)

  14. Designing Positive Daily Addictions to

    Panel on Sunday 11th March

    There’s no secret behind what makes for healthy living. Don’t smoke, eat right, and get some exercise to start. The problem is, being healthy feels a lot like work. So ...

    At AT&T Conference Center, Classroom 204 (map)

  15. A Dr, Patient & Insurer Walk into a Social Network to

    Panel on Sunday 11th March

    What happens next? Mobile, social and peer-to-peer tools are blowing up politics, news, and entertainment. But what about health care? Why is it that you can connect with everyone you ...

    At AT&T Conference Center, Classroom 204 (map)

  16. Digital Health: Borrow from Developing Countries? to

    Panel on Sunday 11th March

    Can novel health applications in developing countries spark health innovation in the United States? Massive experimentation in mobile and interactive health is taking place overseas, often targeting poor populations in ...

    At AT&T Conference Center, Salon D (map)

  17. Interactive Health Happy Hour (IH3) - 2012 to

    on Sunday 11th March

    HealthTap and HCB Health bring you the 2nd Annual Interactive Health Happy Hour. Join us for a fun-filled evening of spirited conversation with entrepreneurs, developers, marketers, and key opinion leaders ...

  18. The Future of Digital Health to

    Panel on Monday 12th March

    Digital health is an emerging industry at the intersection of technology and health, radically changing how we access and use personal health information. It unites smartphones/tablets (new means of 24/7 ...

    At AT&T Conference Center, Classroom 204 (map)

  19. Sharing Privately in the Context of Health to

    Future15 on Monday 12th March

    Social sharing about all topics is now commonplace, and the trend of increasingly open sharing about historically “private” aspects of our lives reflect changing standards about what’s appropriately public information. ...

    At Hyatt Regency Austin, Texas Ballroom 4-7 (map)

  20. Social Networking: Giving Cancer Patients a Voice to

    Core Conversation on Monday 12th March

    Their Story Is Our Story (TSOS) is inspired by witnessing my dad’s fight against cancer. Sharing our experiences helps keep his memory alive, and hopefully, provides comfort and support to ...

    At Austin Convention Center, Room 8A, 3rd floor (map)

  21. SXSW Interactive Accelerator to

    on Monday 12th March

    Health Technologies start-up companies pitching their products and/or services in round one to high profiled industry expert judges. Emcee: Frank Moss (Bluefin Labs) Judges: Dr. Geeta Nayyar (AT&T for Health), ...

    At Hilton Austin Downtown (map)

  22. What We Can Learn From Virtual Support Systems to

    Solo on Monday 12th March

    What are the advantages (and disadvantages) of virtual / online support systems for cancer patients? What kinds of lessons do these support systems for cancer patients offer for other kinds ...

    At AT&T Conference Center, Classroom 204 (map)

  23. All Day Event - The iTriage "Power-Up" Lounge to

    on Tuesday 13th March

    Need to recharge? iPhone or Tablet going dead? Feet hurting? Come relax in the iTriage Power-Up Lounge. Plug in your electronics at the charge stations and grab a healthy snack ...

    At AT&T Conference Center, Room 301 (map)

  24. Health As a Team Sport to

    Panel on Tuesday 13th March

    Initiated by the US Air Force Medical Services, the Federal Health Futures Group has brought together the Surgeons General of the Army, Navy and Air Force, the Deputy Surgeon General ...

    At AT&T Conference Center, Classroom 204 (map)

  25. Language Technology and the Clinical Narrative to

    Solo on Tuesday 13th March

    Electronic health records have the potential for enormous good, but in order for them to live up to their full potential, information about patients -- their symptoms, diagnoses, allergic reactions, ...

    At AT&T Conference Center, Classroom 204 (map)