Director, Center for Social Media, Mayo Clinic
Lee A. Aase is director of the Mayo Clinic Center for Social Media, a first-of-its-kind social media center that builds on Mayo Clinic's leadership among health care providers in adopting social media tools.
Preclinical Glutamate Modulation Through Deep Brain Stimulation as a Novel Target for Alcohol Addiction
Consultant, Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Mayo Clinic
Michael J. Ackerman, M.D., Ph.D., is the Windland Smith Rice Cardiovascular Genomics Research Professor and practices pediatric cardiology at Mayo Clinic. He has published more than 250 articles and chapters with a focus on cardiac channelopathies, hypertrophic cardiomyopathy and sudden cardiac death in the young.
Watch Dr. Michael Ackerman's Transform 2013 talk.
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President and CEO, Rhode Island Quality Institute
"Leap and the net will appear."
As president and CEO of the Rhode Island Quality Institute, Laura Adams leads a group of top leadership of health care stakeholders working to transform the health care system in the state.
Associate Partner, IDEO
Gretchen Addi is an associate partner and currently a business lead in the IDEO San Francisco office. She also provides mentorship and guidance to IDEO's Design Research discipline and is passionate about the power of empathy and design.
Coordinator, Pharmacy Automation and Technology
Director, Strategic Marketing and Experience Design, Nurture by Steelcase
Specializing in strategic design and systems thinking, Margaret Alrutz creates future-oriented insights and innovation strategies at Nurture by Steelcase. She's an integral member of the original research team whose insights led to the founding of Nurture.
Design Researcher, Center for Innovation, Mayo Clinic
Rose J. Anderson leads research, design and development efforts to transform health care experiences and amplify innovation across Mayo Clinic, including facilitating workshops on design methods and advising project teams through iterative, user-centered development processes.
Function of Renalase
Student, Jefferson Elementary School, Rochester, Minn.
Hemanth Asirvatham is a creative fifth grader who, for as long as he can remember, has been inquisitive about finding attainable solutions for seemingly insurmountable problems. His projects have received first-place purple ribbons at the regional science fair.
Watch Hemanth Asirvatham's Transform 2013 talk.