The Jackson Laboratory


SAVE THE DATE!  October 24-25, 2018

Please Join Us For The 5th Annual Forum on Healthcare Innovation

The Jackson Laboratory for Genomic Medicine (Farmington, Connecticut)


(confirmed as of February 26, 2018)

  • Morris Birnbaum, MD, PhD, Senior Vice President and Chief Scientific Officer, Cardiovascular and Metabolic Disease Research Unit, Pfizer

  • Mark Blumenkranz, MD, MMS, Director of Stanford Byers Institute

  • David Katz, MD, MPH, FACPM, FACP, FACLM,  Founding director of Yale University’s Yale-Griffin Prevention Research Center

  • Stephen Klasko, MD, President and CEO, Jefferson University and Jefferson Health, Philadephia

  • Daniel Mandell, CEO, PhD, GRO Bioscience

  • Norman (“Ned”) E. Sharpless, M.D., Director, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health

  • Geoffrey Smith, JD, Managing Partner, Digitalis Ventures

  • Michael Snyder, PhD, Chair, Department of Genetics, Stanford University

  • Samuel Sternberg, PhD, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Columbia University. Co-author, A Crack in Creation

Watch this page for additional speakers!


A UNIQUE PROGRAM. The Forum will focus on emerging science and technology that will change the future of healthcare, and innovations in healthcare.

This event brings together thought leaders from a broad cross-section of payers, providers, entrepreneurs, investors and top policy makers to drive new approaches to system challenges.

Meet the decision makers. Engage with the executives and thought leaders who are shaping the industry. The Forum will be a true innovation exchange where ideas are generated and collaborations are forged. Read more on reasons to attend and who should attend.

Registration opens May 1, 2018        Registration Fee: $275 

Watch a short video from the Forum on Healthcare Innovation.

Healthcare Innovation Forum Interviews: Ed Liu | President & CEO, The Jackson Laboratory from The Jackson Laboratory on Vimeo.
The 2018 Forum on Healthcare Innovation will be held on Wednesday and Thursday, October 24-25, 2018 at The Jackson Laboratory for Genomic Medicine in Farmington, Conn.

About The Jackson Laboratory

The Jackson Laboratory is an independent, nonprofit biomedical research institution and National Cancer Institute-designated Cancer Center based in Bar Harbor, Maine, with a facility in Sacramento, Calif., and a new genomic medicine institute in Farmington, Conn. It employs 1,600 staff, and its mission is to discover precise genomic solutions for disease and empower the global biomedical community in the shared quest to improve human health.