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The Innovation HealthJam, a collaborative brainstorming event LIVE through June 19!

June 18, 2014

John Nosta, the Founder of NostaLab and contributing writer for Forbes and Bloomberg joins eHealth Radio and the Health News and Health Care Channels. John will be hosting one of the The Innovation HealthJam's eight discussion forums that is a collaborative brainstorming event that is happening NOW through 6pm Pacific time on Thursday, June 19.

You can register at to be part of a free, three-day virtual conference that is bringing together the, top minds from across the healthcare landscape to discuss a variety of emerging industry issues across eight important healthcare-related topic areas.

Listen to interview with host Eric Michaels & guest John Nosta discuss the following:

  • What is the Innovation HealthJam?
  • What is your role/involvement in this event?
  • Who should participate in this event and why?
  • Who is sponsoring the event and why did they decide to get involved?
  • What else is going on at this event that would make this special?
  • What are you hoping to learn from this event?

Duration: 10:38

First and foremost, John Nosta is a thinker. A thinker entrenched in the world of science, medicine and innovation. John is the founder of NOSTALAB--an amorphous, self-organizing neural network dedicated to the advancement of digital health.

Unwilling to accept the status quo, he’s a contrarian with a focus the future of health and wellness. A leading voice in the convergence of technology and health, Nosta helps define, dissect and deliberate global trends in digital health. He is also the #1 Kred-ranked social media influencer in health, and in the top 10 of both the Pharma100 and HIT100 lists, and a Google Glass Explorer. John also pens HEALTH CRITICAL for Forbes--a top global blog on health and technology with over 1.5 million page views in the last year. He has made appearances on Bloomberg Surveillance as a contributor and guest host.

John has a established reputation as a vocal advocate for strategic thinking and creativity. He has built his career on the “science of advertising,” a process where strategy and creativity work together for superior marketing. He has also been recognized for his ability to translate difficult medical and scientific concepts into material that can be more easily communicated to patients, clinicians and scientists. He is also a popular lecturer on a variety of topics--always presented in a unique and stimulating way.

John is actively redefining the role of social media and influence marketing in healthcare. He is also a major influencer in the digital space and ranked globally in the top .01% in marketing, health, doctors and social media.

Additionally, John has distinguished himself as a scientific thinker. Earlier in his career, John was a research associate at Harvard Medical School and has co-authored several papers with global thought-leaders in the field of cardiovascular physiology.

John cut his teeth at the "big" agencies including Ogilvy CommonHealth, where he has held a series of positions including Chief Creative Officer, Chief Strategic Officer and unit President.

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Twitter: @innovhealthjam

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