Social Impact Investing: A Model for Sustained Healthcare Financing?

  • Room: Cityview 1
  • Session Number:R0340C
Thursday, October 26, 2017: 3:40 PM - 4:30 PM

Speaker(s)

Panelist
Alice Lin Fabiano
Director, Global Community Impact
J&J
Panelist
Brendan O'Connor
Impact Manager
Quantified Ventures
Moderator
J.C. Herz
COO
Ion Channel, Inc.
Individual Panel Presenter
Vanessa Mason
Co-Founder and Managing Director
P2Health

Description

A variety of mission-driven non-profits and private foundations have helped sustain healthcare in developing nations over decades. Today, on a global scale, healthcare systems are threatened by an aging population and rising prevalence of chronic disease resulting in unsustainable cost trends. Is social impact investing--a ‘sister concept’ to the philanthropic global health approach, a viable model for investing in healthcare transformation via connected health?

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