K2: Keynote 2: Patient Innovators

In this keynote session, presented by patients and patient advocates, you will hear three perspectives from around the world about how innovations from patients and communities have paved the way for dramatic improvements in personal healthcare across a broad spectrum of long-term conditions, through self management and the desire to collectively influence health outcomes.

Sara Riggare, PhD student, Karolinska Institutet and selfcare expert; Sweden
Tim Omer, Diabetes advocate and hacker; England
Yogesh Jain, Public Health Physician and Pediatrician, Jan Swasthya Sahyog (People’s Health Support Group), Chhattisgarh; India
Cristin Lind, Facilitator, Patient Leader and Patient-Professional Partnership Facilitator, Quality Register Centre, Stockholm County Council and Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden