Apps for Health 2017
Exploring the latest ideas in healthcare innovation
Mohawk hosted its 7th annual Apps for Health event at the Fennell Campus on Thursday, April 27, 2017. More than 400 people attended the event, which is one of Ontario’s premier information-sharing, networking and recruiting events for the digital health industries. The interactive, one-day event provides a valuable opportunity for professionals from healthcare, technology, education to come together to discuss current and emerging trends in health, technology, medical education, and entrepreneurship.
The highlight of this year's event was the keynote presentations by Canada's Minister of Health Jane Philpott and Nathalie Le Prohon, VP with IBM Canada.
Apps for Health is hosted by Mohawk College’s Technology Access Centre in Digital Health at MEDIC and is supported by NSERC.
Mohawk College educates and serves 30,000 full-time, part-time, apprenticeship and international students at three campuses and two City School locations at the Eva Rothwell Resource Centre and the Central Public Library in Hamilton, Ontario. Mohawk has ranked first among all Greater Toronto and Hamilton Area colleges in student satisfaction for seven consecutive years and first in graduate satisfaction for the past five years. Mohawk ranks 15th among all colleges in Canada for applied research activity and has been named among Canada’s greenest employers and the region’s top employers for the past three years.