Please see our daily schedule below. The Energizing Health House is a pop-up health community center at Cooper’s BBQ at 217 Congress (next door the SXSW Health programming at the JW Marriott) sponsored by Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, Aetna Foundation, Cambia Health Foundation, St. David’s Foundation, Novartis Biome, Illumina Accelerator, and AT&T.
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Pick up your pass us at the Energizing Health House for a daily complimentary breakfast at the Scout Bar and enjoy the free “All Day Buffet” complete with healthy snacks and a complete coffee bar.

RSVP for our evening private receptions:
Friday Welcome | Saturday | Monday

For the Energizing Health “master” schedule,
including 17 official SXSW Health sessions, bookmark http://Imagine.Health

HOUSE SCHEDULE

Select House Programming Day: 
Friday  |  Saturday  |  SundayMonday

Friday, March 8th | Health Justice Community Programming

8:00 am - 6:00 pm / Cooper’s BBQ
Energizing Health House Hours of Operation

Join us from 8-6 for complimentary all-day buffet and drinks and stay for a full day of innovative programming. Enjoy our art installation from the National Academy of Medicine, illustrating how health equity works in communities across the U.S....

8:01 am - 12:00 pm / Cooper’s BBQ
“Scout Bar” Sponsored by St. David’s Foundation

If you're a health innovator, we're your first stop when you arrive in Austin. Our Scout Bar has a complete complimentary breakfast hosted by knowledgeable SXSW health veterans that will help you plan your stay....

8:30 am - 10:30 am / Cooper’s BBQ
MEETUP: The Austin Community Welcomes You to SXSW

Join us for a morning full of robust programming from Austin's health innovation community. In this open forum, participants will discuss how entrepreneurs can work together with community leaders to ease disparities and enrich health services for marginalized groups in Central Texas.[br][br] Opening Remarks: William Buster (St. David's Foundation)[br][br] Panel One: Health Equity Challenges in Central Texas[br] L. Toni Lewis, MD (Health Equity Cypher) MODERATOR[br] Courtney Phillips (Executive Commissioner TX HHSC)[br] Zach Jiwa (Co-Founder of ATX.Health and CEO of The Karis Group)[br][br] Panel Two: Expanding Patient Advocacy in Underserved Communities[br] William Buster (EVP of Community Investments St. David's) MODERATOR[br] Regina Holliday (Founder Walking Gallery)[br] Wayne Knox (VP & COO Huston Tillotson)[br] Marcus Sanchez (Director of Communications & Outreach KIND Clinic)[br][br] Panel Three: Leveraging Technology to Build the Blueprint for Healthy Communities[br] Sandra Ozigbo (CareSet) MODERATOR[br] Jerold McDonald (Co-Founder Omaiven Health)[br] Bob Pearson (CEO MedicAlert Foundation)[br] Senem Guney (Co-Founder & CXO Narrative DX)[br] Robin Herskowitz (Founder/Executive Director Health Start Foundation)...

10:30 am - 11:00 am /
BREAK

DJ, complimentary drinks and all-day buffet....

11:00 am - 12:00 pm /
SESSION: How Facebook Causes Measles

How Facebook Causes Measles, the Real Computer Virus: There is a new meaning of the term Fred Trotter, Andrea Downing and David Harlow submitted a compliant to the FTC regarding Facebook's treatment of patients on its platform. A day latter, Congress asked Facebook to account for these new issues. This session will show how the issues that submitted by the patient community are abused on Facebook, in some cases by anti-vax misinformation campaigns, which have contributed to recent measles outbreaks....

12:00 pm - 12:30 pm /
BREAK

DJ, complimentary drinks and all-day buffet....

12:30 pm - 1:30 pm /
FORUM: Art, Culture and Health Equity Futurism

Artists and activists at the front lines of innovation and community change share stories of their journey towards health equity....

1:30 pm - 2:00 pm /
BREAK

DJ, complimentary drinks and all-day buffet....

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm /
FORUM: Stories from the Front Lines- Inclusion in Health and Tech

Interviews with and stories from community artists, activists, entrepreneurs and health care providers. Community leaders discuss issues that shape our sectors, including: designing for inclusion, diversifying board and founders leadership and when tech makes disparities worse. ...

3:00 pm - 4:00 pm /
BREAK
4:30 pm - 7:00 pm /
Happy Hour

DJ, complimentary drinks and buffet....

5:30 pm - 6:00 pm /
Meet Regina Holliday

Celebrated patients' rights activist, Regina Holliday, talks about her art and welcomes the Walking Gallery....

Saturday, March 9th | Health Justice Community Programming

8:00 am - 6:00 pm / Cooper’s BBQ
Energizing Health House Hours of Operation

Join us from 8-6 for complimentary all-day buffet and drinks and stay for a full day of innovative programming. Enjoy our art installation from the National Academy of Medicine, illustrating how health equity works in communities across the U.S....

8:00 am - 10:00 am / Cooper’s BBQ
“Scout Bar” Sponsored by St. David’s Foundation

If you're a health executive or innovator, we're your first stop on Saturday. Knowledgeable SXSW health veterans are available to help you plan your Saturday schedule while you enjoy a complimentary breakfast and gourmet coffee bar....

9:30 am - 10:30 am / Cooper’s BBQ
#Metoo in Health and Tech

In 1997 Tarana Burke created #MeToo and in recent years the conversation has shifted culture in significant ways. This conversation will explore what this looks and feels like in health and tech and how it's informs what is needed to create health equity....

10:30 am - 10:45 am /
BREAK

DJ, complimentary drinks and all-day buffet....

10:45 am - 11:00 am /
INSIGHTS: Justice at the Beginning and End of Life

Conversations and reflections around Palliative Care over coffee and the all-day buffet....

11:30 am - 1:00 pm /
MOVEMENT WITH LIVE DRUMS: Health Equity in Motion

Constantly experiencing, working with, and discussing injustice in health and our industries can mess your mind, body, and spirit up - especially if the injustice being discussed hits close to home. "Femme! Experience" Founder Bernadette Pleasant and the Health Equity Cypher will facilitate this workshop with the help of movement and live drums to facilitate our health and wellness - and give us tools to create space to truly Imagine Health. Come ready to move!...

12:15 pm - 12:30 pm /
INSIGHTS: Communities as Innovation Hubs

Conversations and reflections around Communities as Innovation Hubs over coffee and the all-day buffet. ...

1:00 pm - 1:30 pm /
FORUM: Why We Can’t Wait- Ripped from the Headlines

"Innovation" sounds cool, but Flint still lacks clean water, children have been separated indefinitely from their families at the US border, trans women of color are being murdered and assaulted, indigenous women are being murdered and are missing, we still need to say "Black Lives Matter" and parts of Puerto Rico are still recovering. . .[br][br] Interviews with and stories by artists, activists, entrepreneurs and health care providers about issues that shape our communities. Come for the stories. Stay for the solutions....

1:30 pm - 1:45 pm /
BREAK

DJ, complimentary drinks and all-day buffet....

1:45 pm - 2:00 pm /
INSIGHTS: Communities as Implementation Hubs

Conversations and reflections around Community Innovations over coffee and the all-day buffet....

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm /
SESSION: Addressing Racial and Ethnic Inequities to Build Healthier Communities

It’s a discouraging reality that, even among insured populations, racial and ethnic minorities are less likely than members of the majority population to receive preventive health services. Join us for a conversation around the critical gaps in our communities that influence the ability to live a healthier life. From education to housing and women’s health, we’ll explore steps to collectively combat racial and ethnic disparities.[br][br] Panelists:[br] Dwayne Proctor, Chairman, NAACP Foundation[br] Dr. Joia Crear-Perry, Founder and President, National Birth Equity Collaborative[br][br] Moderator:[br] William Buster, Executive Vice President of Community Investments, St. David’s Foundation...

3:00 pm - 3:30 pm /
BREAK

DJ, complimentary drinks and all-day buffet....

3:30 pm - 4:30 pm /
WORKSHOP: Hacking Bias

Be More America will lead a workshop on how their tech-enabled technology is helping individuals and organizations address and overcome bias. Learn more at https://www.bemoreamerica.org....

4:30 pm - 4:45 pm /
BREAK

DJ, complimentary drinks and all-day buffet....

4:45 pm - 5:00 pm /
INSIGHTS: Big Data

Conversations and reflections around Big Data over coffee and the all-day buffet....

5:00 pm - 7:00 pm /
Happy Hour

DJ, complimentary drinks and buffet....

5:30 pm - 6:30 pm /
Networking Reception

DJ, complimentary drinks and buffet....

Sunday, March 10th | Novartis Biome and Illumina Accelerator Programming

8:00 am - 6:00 pm / Cooper’s BBQ
Energizing Health House Hours of Operation

Join us from 8-6 for complimentary all-day buffet and drinks and stay for a full day of innovative programming. Enjoy our art installation from the National Academy of Medicine, illustrating how health equity works in communities across the U.S....

9:00 am - 11:00 am /
“Scout Bar” Sponsored by St. David’s Foundation

If you're a health executive or innovator, we're your first stop on Sunday. Knowledgeable SXSW health veterans are available to help you plan your Sunday schedule while you enjoy a complimentary breakfast and gourmet coffee bar....

9:30 am - 11:00 am /
Digital Therapeutics & AI

Bioelectronic Medicine And The Future Of Digital Therapeutics[br] Kate Rosenbluth, PhD - CEO, Cala Health[br][br] Rise Of The HealthBots: Customer Engagement In An Increasingly Connected World[br] Sander Ruitenberg - Worldwide Digital Solutions Head (IHD), Novartis[br][br] Music As A Digital Therapeutic For Walking[br] Brian Harris - CEO & Co-Founder, MedRhythms[br][br] Fireside Chat: Prescription Digital Therapeutics[br] Corey McCann - CEO, Pear Therapeutics[br] Andre Heeg - Head of Digital, Sandoz...

11:00 am - 12:00 pm /
Barracuda Bowl 1: Reimagining Pain Management

A complete list of our startups can be found [a href="https://sxswbiome.splashthat.com/" target="_blank">here[/a]...

12:00 pm - 12:20 pm /
Networking Break

DJ, complimentary drinks and all-day buffet....

12:20 pm - 1:40 pm /
Future Of Clinical Trials

Project Baseline: Empowering Humans To Own Their Own Data[br] Scarlet Shore - Product Manager & Platform Lead, Project Baseline, Verily[br][br] The Human Digitome[br] Michelle Longmire, MD - CEO, Medable[br][br] Voice Analysis In Clinical Trials: A 2-For-1 Insight Into The Mind[br] Jenny Barnett, PhD - Chief Scientific Officer, Cambridge Cognition[br][br] Health Voyager: Personalized and Immersive Patient Education[br] Michael Docktor, MD - Clinical Director of Innovation , Boston Children's Hospital[br] Yan Fossat - VP, Principal Investigator, Klick Labs...

1:40 pm - 2:40 pm /
Barracuda Bowl 2: Reimagining Clinical Trial Recruitment

A complete list of our startups can be found [a href="https://sxswbiome.splashthat.com/" target="_blank">here[/a]...

2:40 pm - 3:00 pm /
Networking Break

DJ, complimentary drinks and all-day buffet....

3:00 pm - 4:30 pm /
Digitizing Biology Through Genomics Sponsored by Illumina Accelerator

Welcome[br] Amanda Cashin - Illumina Accelerator[br] Scaling HealthIT And Genomics Companies[br] Ursheet Parikh - Mayfield Fund[br][br] Deep Learning And AI In Whole Genome Sequencing[br] Kishore Jaganathan - Illumina Inc.[br][br] Future Of Genomic Medicine[br] Erez Lieberman Aiden - Baylor College of Medicine[br][br] Increasing The Actionability Of The Genome By Building Genomics Startups[br] Amanda Cashin - Illumina Accelerator...

4:30 pm - 5:00 pm /
Barracuda Bowl 3: Digitizing Biology Through Genomics

A complete list of our startups can be found [a href="https://sxswbiome.splashthat.com/" target="_blank">here[/a]...

Monday, March 11th | Novartis Biome Programming

8:00 am - 6:00 pm / Cooper’s BBQ
Energizing Health House Hours of Operation

Join us from 8-6 for complimentary all-day buffet and drinks and stay for a full day of innovative programming. Enjoy our art installation from the National Academy of Medicine, illustrating how health equity works in communities across the U.S....

8:00 am - 10:00 am /
“Scout Bar” Sponsored by St. David’s Foundation

If you're a health executive or innovator, we're your first stop on Monday. Knowledgeable SXSW health veterans are available to help you plan your Monday schedule while you enjoy a complimentary breakfast and gourmet coffee bar....

9:00 am - 12:00 pm /
Biome + StartUp Health Mini-Fest

We Choose To Go To The Moon[br] Steve Krein - Co-Founder & CEO, StartUp Health[br] StartUp Health Insights: The State Of Digital Health Funding[br] Unity Stoakes - Co-Founder & President, StartUp Health[br][br] Fireside Chat:[br] Richard Francis + Unity Stoakes[br] Carol Lynch - President, Sandoz US[br] Unity Stoakes - Co-Founder & President, StartUp Health[br][br] Fireside Chat:[br] Ed Simcox + Steve Krein[br] Ed Simcox - CTO, HHS[br] Steve Krein - Co-Founder & CEO, StartUp Health[br][br] Female Founders In Health Tech (Panel)[br] Alexandra Philp Reeves - Founder, conversationHEALTH[br] Jean Anne Booth - Founder, Unaliwear[br] Michelle Longmire - Co-Founder, Medable[br] Tanvi Vattikuti Abbhi - Co-Founder, Veta Health...

12:00 pm - 12:20 pm /
Networking Break

DJ, complimentary drinks and all-day buffet....

12:20 pm - 2:10 pm /
Open Innovation

Corporate Accelerator Panel With: Novartis Biome, Illumina Accelerator[br] Jake Laporte, PhD - Co-Founder, Novartis Biome[br] Cris de Luca - Global Director, Digital Innovation, JNJ Innovation[br][br] Every Bot Is A Mental Health Bot[br] Lexi Kaplin - Chief Product Officer, conversationHEALTH[br] Alexandra Philp Reeves - Founder, conversationHEALTH[br][br] What's Missing In Healthcare And Why It Matters[br] Tanvi Vattikuti Abbhi - Co-Founder, Veta Health[br][br] Accelerating Innovation Through Open Innovation[br] Robin Roberts - Co-Founder, Novartis Biome[br] John Pugh - Accenture[br] Sathya Elumalai - Co-Founder & CEO, Multisensor Diagnostics...

2:10 pm - 3:30 pm /
Barracuda Bowl Finals

Barracuda Bowl Grand Finale[br] Top 2 teams from each Barracuda Bowl on Day 1 (March 10th) will compete against each other for the grand prize of $10,000...

4:00 pm - 6:15 pm /
Happy Hour

DJ, complimentary drinks and buffet....

6:15 pm - 7:00 pm /
COMMUNITY GATHERING: Crowdsourcing a Health Equity Movement

Imagine.Health and the Health.House have convened a lot of people, discussed a lot of problems and a few of ideas. . .So What? Join Emcee Anton Gunn for this real talk creative cypher mash-up with "no elephants in the room discussion" on what we truly need to do to commit to, create, and invest in Health Equity. Bring your truth....

7:00 pm - 9:30 pm /
Health House Closing Celebration

Health House Closing Celebration Sponsored by AT&T and presented by the Health Equity Cypher and Dr Cwanza MD AKA DJ Doctor Code Blue....