The How-to for Improving Physician Adoption of Technology-Akhil Sakhlecha-03/18/2014 - 8:30am

Event Information
Event Topic: 
The How-to for Improving Physician Adoption of Technology
Event Date: 
03/18/2014 - 8:30am
Event Location: 
Sunnyvale City Council Chambers, 456 West Olive Ave., Sunnyvale, CA
Speaker Information
Event Speaker: 
Akhil Sakhlecha
Event Speaker Title: 
General Partner
Event Speaker Company: 
Artimen Ventures
Event Speaker Bio: 

Akhil Saklecha

Akhil Saklecha is a general partner of Artiman Ventures, focusing on early stage investments with an interest towards medical technology. He has led investments in DMS Networks, CellMax Life, and HomeUnion. Akhil has served at the local, state, and national levels as a leader within emergency medicine, healthcare quality, information technology, managed care, and emergency medical services. He is an Assistant Professor in Emergency Medicine at Northeast Ohio Medical University (NEOMED) and continues to practice on a part-time basis at Good Samaritan Hospital in San Jose, CA. Akhil graduated from the combined B.S./M.D. program at NEOMED and holds a M.B.A. from the University of Tennessee at Knoxville.

Event Details
Event Details: 

This will be discussion of why physicians find difficulty in adopting new technology and how to think about improving the odds of acceptance as an entrepreneur is defining and designing the solution.