The Healthcare Futurist
Dr Fombu is an internationally recognized authority on the convergence of digital technologies and healthcare. He is an award winning and best selling author, physician, Keynote speaker, investor, entrepreneur and medical futurist with over 10 years combined experience in clinical medicine, drug development, medical affairs, digital medicine, business development and licensing, research, pragmatic trials and product lifecycle management strategy in biopharmaceutical industry and private equity.
His current focus is on how digital technologies can be leveraged to better measure healthcare related product’s real world effectiveness and value, and also to design more comprehensive disease management systems in partnership with digital health startups, health systems, payers and providers. Dr Fombu did his clinical training at Emory-Crawford Long Hospital and holds an MBA from both Cornell University’s Johnson School of Business and Queen’s University’s Smith School of Business. He also earned a certification in Artificial Intelligence: Implications for Business Strategy from MIT’s Sloan school of management and Computer Science Artificial Intelligence Lab. He lives in New York City.