Las Vegas, Nevada — March 21, 2009 — Bruce Ahern, Chief Marketing Officer of Entra Health Systems, and an industry analyst and expert in technology business development will be a featured speaker at the International CTIA WIRELESS 2009® Conference in Las Vegas, April 1-3. Ahern has been the principal architect for market expansion strategies within the imaging, teleconferencing, biomedical and life sciences industries.
The International CTIA WIRELESS show takes place at the Las Vegas Convention Center. Ahern will participate in the panel discussion: Health Care IT & Wireless: New Solutions During a Downturn” on April 2 at 11:00 a.m. The panel discussion will focus on the integration of wireless technologies within the healthcare industry as a means for greater efficiency and better return on investment.
“The medical industry as we know it today is out of date and too expensive. New sensor technologies, when combined with wireless will create major transformations in the way we will be able to deliver care,” said noted cardiologist Dr. Eric J. Topol, director of Scripps Translational Science Institute and chief academic officer of Scripps Health. “We need to develop new technologies to care for our growing elderly population and to help remotely manage diabetes, prevent stroke, treat illnesses and deliver care anytime, anywhere. Wireless technology will profoundly change the quality and cost structure of medicine.” Dr. Topol will give the keynote address at CTIA WIRELESS 2009, focusing on how wireless technology will change the future of medicine.
About International CTIA WIRELESS 2009
CTIA -The Wireless Association® is the international association for the wireless telecommunications industry, representing carriers, manufacturers and wireless Internet providers. With wireless technology playing a critical role in today’s health industry, International CTIA WIRELESS 2009 has created a comprehensive venue for this dynamic industry segment. With a keynote address, sessions and exhibitors focused on wireless health, attendees will gain a better understanding of how mobile technology advances wellness, preventative medicine and remote care.
As the largest wireless show in the world representing a $1 trillion global industry, International CTIA WIRELESS brings together all industries advanced by wireless technology for three days of intense learning and networking. Visit www.ctiashow.com.